NEW MUSIC: @BusySignal_Turf – Professionally

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Busy-Signal-20131Personally” is a single created by the Nigerian duo P-Squared. Since its release it has been a hit on Youtube and many other avenues. It has been so much of a hit that Jamaican acts have gravitated to the Instrumental and today Busy Signal is one of those acts to tackle it. Titled “Professionally“, Busy speaks on being the ladies man and the things he does with them professionally. He also drops a line about selling platinum records and aiming for a Grammy. Jamaicans are not new at having their own take on a popular song but Busy Signal had to make sure he did it justice. Wine fi me baby. Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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OLDIES SUNDAY: @MusicalYouth30 – Pass The Dutchie (1982)

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This generation rules the nation with version! Today’s Oldies Sunday selection comes from British Child Reggae Band, Musical Youth. Titled “Pass The Dutchie” and produced by Peter Collins in 1982, this is a song about facing extreme poverty. This song was redone version of the Mighty Diamonds’ hit “Pass The Kutchie” which was a song about smoking Marijuana. In the redone version, “Kutchie” was replaced with “Dutchie“, which was the name of a cooking pot.

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NEW VIDEO: @OnstageTV Interviews @TheJimmyCliff

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Dr. The Honourable Jimmy Cliff was also a guest on Onstage’s set tonight. Here he spoke on his Grammy win for his “Rebirth” album, his and Jamaica’srebirth“, the infamous VW ad and other topics. Very interesting Interview, Jimmy dropped some knowledge in this one. Check out the videos below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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NEW VIDEO: @OnStageTV Interviews Marcia Griffiths (@QueenOfReggae)

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The Queen of Reggae Marcia Griffiths stopped by the Onstage set to have a small chat with Winford Williams this week. In this Interview she speaks about her new album “Marcia Griffiths and Friends“, her influence on the younger generation of artists, her longevity, thoughts on the Bob Marley Grammy tribute, her views on Reggae music now, and many other topics. Such a beautiful woman who never fell off the mainstream after so many years. Check out the video below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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NEW VIDEO: @Drake – Started From The Bottom

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In celebration of his Grammy win, rapper Drake just released the video to his hot single “Started From The Bottom“. Directed by Director X and Drake, it’s a mix of  scenes where Drake’s working at a supermarket, rapping in the snow beside a sportscar, and living it up at a party. Catch Drake rapping in front of the billboard. Check out the video and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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