Introducing to the Blog, is Recording Artist Zac Jone$! Bringing in his own flavour of “Yaard Rap” with his new project, “Ridin’ Thru King$ton“. This 6 track project is described as “A sonic joyride through KING$TON, Jamaica with Zac Jone$ at the wheel“, this features production from Negium, Felly, GamerBoomin, ICYTWAT, and MNSTRMKK with Felly, GYYPS and Benjamin contributing verses. The Jamaican Hip Hop movement has spread far and wide over the years and despite it not being as mainstream as its musical sibling, Dancehall, it has been on the radar of many top and upcoming Artists and Producers elsewhere. Be on the look out for more from Zac Jone$ and his Stony Recordings movement. An enjoyable listen for the regulars, and something new and exciting for first timers, check out the project below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
Today we introduce to you a unique individual by the name of “Bones The Contortionist“. A Dancer by profession, what makes him special is his ability to contort his body as a part of the package. He reminds me of “Bruk Up“, a popular Jamaican Dancer back in the day. On a mission to become one of the most flexible persons in Jamaica, see what he’s about with videos below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
Deshae Raphael was born on December 21, 1994 and is professionally known by his stage name, Bones. He is a Jamaican Contortionist born in Kingston, Jamaica and was raised at 16 White Hall Avenue, Kingston 8. Bones earned public attention after performing at Hotels, family events, and Festivals, but he gained more exposure after entering KFC’s “On The Verge” Talent Show. He has also been featured on the Jamaican Comedy Show: the Ity & Fancy Cat show, Smile Jamaica, CVM At Sunrise and also performed in several Dancehall music videos. Bones is training to become one the most flexible persons in Jamaica as he has various styles that he has developed for years.
See more on his Instagram page at @I_Bhee_Bones.
What seems like two Ninjas practicing in the Dojo, BoomDraw and Kone release their collaborative Production titled “TropiChops“. With their forces combined, Boom and Kone delivered something that hits so hard, you can’t help but rock your head to it and even attempt spitting a verse. A beat that’s considered “Something to ride through the old Neighbourhood and reminisce on when you were a bad ass kid but you’re grown now to“. Have a listen below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
Sean Kingston says 2016 is his as he drops the visual to his first single off his upcoming “Redemption” album. Titled “One Away” and directed by RD Studios, Sean revisits his Jamaican roots in this one as he blends Hip Hop, Pop, and Dancehall in this while enjoying the Kingston life. See cameos from the likes of Ding Dong, Gabbidon, Jordan and David of Chimney Records, the lovely Jada K, and more. Mek the link one away by checking out the video below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
The Late Night Par crew dropped another episode in the spirit of the Christmas season. With guest appearances from MX_NNG, i_d_Kay, and Franklee_franki, they spoke about their recent outings including the Quiet Party and the Major Lazer concert, Ham being overrated, Steve Harvey, New Year’s resolutions and more. It’s a full house so set a table. Check out the Podcast below and share your thoughts in the comments section.