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"We're bringing back the boombox from the '80s!" said House of Marley spokeswoman Karen Korponai cheerfully in what must surely be one of the stranger marketing pitches at a cutting-edge gadget show.
Indeed they are. The Bag of Rhythmis pretty much that -- a portable stereo with high-end components, a handsome birch wood face and an iPhone/iPod dock, nestled inside a canvas shoulder bag.
Take it to the beach, to…Continue
Added by Mad a road on January 9, 2012 at 10:32pm — No Comments
Controversial dancehall artist Vybz Kartel is to return to court on February 1, after he was remanded in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court.His compatriot Gaza Slim was given bail in the Home Circuit Court and must return to court on the same date.
The two are before the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court, on the charges of conspiracy to pervert the course of…Continue
Added by Mad a road on January 9, 2012 at 2:05pm — No Comments
Dancehall artist I-Octane's sensitively fashioned love songs have made him a ladies' favorite while his outgoing personality is ideally suited to his role as Brand Ambassador for such products as Jamaican telecommunications company Digicel. But the sing-jay's chief contribution to dancehall reggae is his persuasive socially conscious voice denouncing…Continue
Added by Mad a road on January 7, 2012 at 11:26am — No Comments
Happy birthday to Incarcerated Dancehall star Vybz Kartel, The artist turns 36 today, Even though he is locked up His music continue to dominate the music scene
ER: Reggae/Dancehall Year In Review Ft Vybz Kartel, Mavado, Buju Banton + Song Of The Year And More
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Dancehall artistes Bounty Killer and Mavado have started the new year on a positive note by settling their differences.The artistes, who have avoided each other for the last few months in 2011, are alleged to have made amends at a recent Uptown Mondaysparty.
Bounty Killer and Mavado had been in a rift since late July, stemming from a single that Gullyside artiste Chase Cross released…Continue
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Brand new music video from Cham - Drop It (Like You Doin It) [Official…Continue
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David “RamJam” Rodigan has been appointed to receive the Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, or MBE, by the Queen of England,for his contributions to broadcasting. adding him to a slim list of royal resident DJs that includes Annie Nightingale and Norman Jay.
The MBE doesn’t, apparently, entitle him to use the honorific prefix “Sir,” but we still hope that deejays recording his tributes start…Continue
Added by Mad a road on January 3, 2012 at 10:40pm — No Comments
Reggae artist Khago is claiming to have received death threats from an unknown caller earlier today, It's reported that the artist management team is taking the threat seriously and has reported the matter to the police. here is what Khago had to say in response to the…Continue
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Brand new music video from Popcaan - Only Man She…Continue
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ER: Popcaan Talks About Taking Sting & Premiere New Video + Merciless Talks About Clash With Kiprich + Highlights From Sting + Khago Talks About Taking Shots At I-Octane At Sting +…Continue
Added by Mad a road on December 31, 2011 at 12:36am — No Comments
Brand new music video from Cham - Wine [ produce by CashFlow Records]. Check out video…Continue
Added by Mad a road on December 30, 2011 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Head Concussion Records JA Footage Ft Chan Dizzy, Rasco, Sensi, Sniggy &…Continue
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The world of dancehall appeared beset by tragedy and controversy this year, with its highest-profile singer, Vybz Kartel, arrested and charged with two murders. But the music didn't stop. Dancehall songs tell stories about street life, often using harsh language to describe the action. But it's also music for a party — the studio-produced beats mean to make you move — and its singers often have flamboyant…Continue
With 2011 winding down with less then 5 days before the new year the staff at madaroad.com decided to put together a list of our 8 reasons why 2011 was a bad year for Reggae/ Dancehall music. check out our list
1. A Reggae icon and one of the most recognized name in reggae Buju Banton was convicted on drug charge in the U.S and sentenced to 10 years in US prison
2.The top dancehall…Continue
Added by Mad a road on December 28, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Sean Paul is getting ready to release his fifth album "Tomahawk Technique". The dancehall star will release the project in France, Belgium, and Switzerland on January 27, followed by Germany and Austria on February 10, and the U.K. and Ireland on March 12. A U.S. date will be announced soon.
The 12 track Album feature the hit single "Got to Luv U" Featuring Alexis…Continue
Added by Mad a road on December 27, 2011 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Clash Videos From Sting 2011 : Tony Matterhorn slaughtered Twin of Twins and Kiprich emerged victorious in his lyrical battles with the " war head" Merciless. check out videos…Continue
Reggae star Sizzla will be putting out a new 13 track album titled " The Chant", The album is set to be release on February 17th 2012. Check out track list plus and exclusive video preview of track off the album inside. 01. Chanting Rastaman 02. Jah Made It…Continue