PRESS RELEASE: @RynoDiStinger vs @KippoNuBehavior – @RaptorDrink Rematch

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Raptor energy drink has come onboard as a new sponsor for next week’s Magnum Sting. A press conference was held recently at the offices of Supreme Promotions to announce the partnership. The highly anticipated lyrical competition between Ryno and Kiprich is now officially titled, “The Raptor Rematch”.

Senior Marketing coordinator of Jamaica Beverages, Allawney McIntyre explained the partnership, “It was not a tough decision to partner with Magnum Sting 2014. Through our partnership we are given the opportunity to reach out to 50,000 people. It is the number one dancehall show in the country. It demands from its patron’s endurance and attentiveness for the over 12 hours of exciting entertainment the event provides. What better way to keep our guests refueled and reenergized than with Raptor Energy drink.”

Recording artiste, Kiprich was also present at the launch. “This year is a different year. One thing I have to tell the opponent. What me see him come out with last year, that can’t work again this year…When yuh nuh expect something and it happen off-guard, anything can happen,” Kiprich explained to the media.

Kiprich is a multi-wining clash champion over the years and lost his title last year to Blak Ryno, an unexpected challenger he claims. Ryno was unable to attend the conference, as he was overseas. On Boxing day, December 26th a new clash champion will be announced at Jamworld in Portmore. Raptor Energy Drink joins Magnum Tonic Wine, Bill Express, The Star, Irie FM, Fruit Jazz Punches, ZIP103FM, Jolly’s His ‘N’ Her’s and Sunnyside Villas among other sponsors of this years staging of the annual event.

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PRESS RELEASE: @ProdiVOP876 Featured In @RollingStoneIta

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Reggae recording artist Prodi was recently featured in the Italian Issue of The Rolling Stone Magazine. In the feature, ‘Homeward Found’, Rolling Stone gives their views on the parish of Portland. They highlighted the exciting features of Portland and the Geejam Collection.

Founded by Jon Baker alongside Steve Beaver, The Geejam Collection consists of the Geejam Recording Studio. In his quest to ‘reinvent the spirit of the past’ through music, Baker has included Prodi along with his team ‘Yawd Movement’ in the Geejam group of recording artists. Baker’s wife, now recording artist, Nordia ‘Coco’ Witter also works with Prodi. She was quoted by Rolling Stone saying, “there’s so much incredible talent we’re bringing to the table, and together, we’re set to take the music to a higher level”.

 In the feature Prodi makes mention of the release of his upcoming album, ‘Kingston City’. He describes his sound as that of the likes of ‘John the Baptist who was the voice of the people”. Prodi shared “Jamaican music is no longer underground.  It’s now the world’s music, its spreading like fire.”

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PRESS RELEASE: @DelusDJ Keeping Busy For The Christmas

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Recording artiste Delus performed at the recent staging of Portmore Jamboree in Naggo Head and was well received. Performing songs such as ‘Look Another Gal’, ‘Gallis From Birth’, ‘What Tomorrow May Bring’ and ‘Mi Mada’, the Portmore crowd was eager to get more of the artiste. Delus, signed to Subkonshus Group has been busy this Christmas making appearances on several local shows and playing a key role in Suncity 104.9FM Campus Invasion.

Delus shared, “performing in Jamaica is a test and a joy, performing for me isn’t only about getting the support of the crowd but also ensuring that the message in the music is being received.” The Suncity 104.9FM Campus Invasion visited several tertiary institutions and Delus performed along with acts such as G Whizz, D’Angel, Chevaughn, and A-Game to name a few. The ‘She’s Happy’ artiste recently shared with RETV’s Entertainment Squeezz that he is preparing to release his EP entitled ‘Public Relations’. Delus shared, “Next year is going to be a big year for me, it’s really about pushing my music and releasing this EP is just the start of an even bigger project”. Delus added that he has several tricks up his sleeve and he is ready to take his rightful place on the entertainment scene. Delus is set to host his EP Launch in February of next year.

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PICS: @DrinkBoomEnergy Unsung Beats Road Show: Mandeville

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Energy Drink Brand Boom kicked off their annual “Unsung BeatsRoad Show this month bringing a lot of vibes and entertainment to each stop. Stopping in Mandeville, Manchester on Wednesday December 10, artists such as Chi Ching Ching, Berri, Kiprich, Vanessa Bling, RDX, Omari and Tifa tagged along with the “Boom Divas” for a fun filled afternoon. Check out some of the pictures from the event below and on the Facebook Page and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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PRESS RELEASE: @ProdiVOP876 Releases Rat Poison

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Prodi, formally known as Prodigal Son, gospel artist now turned Reggae sensation has released yet another Reggae single. The single entitled ‘Rat Poison’ produced by Yard Movement was released a couple weeks ago and has been creating a lot of buzz. The ‘Circle Small’ artiste has been hard at work since he rebranded himself and has prided himself on making music with positive messages. The song speaks about dishonest people who take from those who work hard for a living. Prodi further explained the significance of the title of the song stating that “Rat Poison is really a metaphor for going out for your money, which is the cheese. If a man tries to take that cheese, you have to set the poison. It’s really about defending your food”.

The single has been receiving a lot of air play on several radio stations across the region and is set to be released on iTunes in just a couple of days. Prodi shared, “Rat Poison is doing well, it is creating a bit of a buzz in Jamaica and Costa Rica but an even bigger buzz in Panama and Prodi is presently planning his European Tour for 2015.

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