Tag: Ziggy Marley

A Brief History Of The Reggae Grammy

The 58th staging of the Grammys took place on Monday, February 15. This year marked the 31st time that the ‘reggae Grammy’ was being presented. On this occasion, it was won by Morgan Heritage for their album Strictly Roots.  Initially,

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6 Things You Should Know About Jesse Royal

If Jesse Royal comes across as a veteran of the reggae music industry, it’s because he’s been doing this a long time, even though he’s just 25 years old. His music has been critically praised and fans love his outspoken

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 9, 2015

Andrew Says Sorry. After describing as a regrettable embarrassment the pickle in which the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has found itself, Opposition Leader Andrew Holness took to the pulpit yesterday to “unreservedly apologise” to Arthur Williams and Dr Christopher Tufton, whom

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In My Father’s Footsteps

Fathers generally do not get the same level of love and admiration from the Jamaican society as mothers do. They certainly aren’t celebrated with the same reverential fervour in popular culture, so we were hard-pressed to find enough songs for

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Child’s Play – Reggae Music for Your Kids (And You!)

Today is the beginning of Child Month, which is being celebrated under the theme ‘Parents Take Responsibility: Break the Cycle.’ This theme is aimed at encouraging parents to play more active roles in their children’s holistic development, from educational to

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Why It Is Important To Buy Music

Jamaica is world-renowned for several things, including athletics, Blue Mountain coffee and, of course, our music. People in just about every country can identify Bob Marley and will hum at least the title of his global anthem, One Love. He is,

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