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OLDIES SUNDAY: @YasusAfari – My Mother Who Fathered Me (1995) (Happy Mother’s Day)


Happy Mother’s Day! From the Mama to the Aunty, to the Grandma, to the Foster Mom, to the Step Mom, you are appreciated! To show some appreciation, we pulled up this selection from Dub Poet, Yasus Afari titled, “My Mother Who Fathered Me“. Produced by Yasus for the Fathers Africa and Senya-Cum Labels in 1995, the Dub Poet expresses his love for the one he calls, “Mama”. From his birth, to being a man, he speaks on the times his Mother was there for him and other siblings. He also mentions her qualities and the efforts she’s made to ensure the family is good. The single was also a part of his “Honour Crown H.I.M.” album that was released in 1997.

13th Street Promotions wishes every Mother out there a Happy Mother’s Day!

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NEW MUSIC: @DylanGolden305 x Kamau – If I Told You (Prod. By @MrKars2)


artworks-000079129322-v10902-t500x500It’s never too late to show appreciation to your Mother for all she has done and today Rapper Dylan Golden does just that. Titled “If I Told You” which features Singer Kamau and produced by Jamaican producer Kris Kars, Dylan makes a dedication to his Mother, speaks on growing up with her, how she has been there for him even when he messed up and how he wants to give back for all she has done. A good effort here from Dylan, great production from Kris and I like that chorus that Kamau provided. This deserves to be played to your Mom anytime so keep this track handy. Show Mom that love! Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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NEW VIDEO: @OnstageTV Interviews @DAngel_Music x Marco Dean


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It’s only natural when an offspring of an entertainer wants to follow in their parents’ footsteps. On Onstage over the weekend, Marco Dean, son of D’Angel and Beenie Man joined his mom on Onstage to speak on his plans for Mother’s Day. Here the 8 year old spoke about School, making something for his mother for Mother’s Day, not wanting to follow the footsteps of his mom and dad, and being an active kid. D’Angel also spoke about her career, enjoying her son’s growth, being a “Momtrepreneur“, closing down her clothing business to focus on her career and motherhood, being an actress and her upcoming film, and future plans. This was a hilarious interview as Marco Dean is just being a kid here, it’s good to know that Beenie and D’Angel are working hard to be loving and supporting parents. Check out the video below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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Marco Dean’s gift

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OLDIES SUNDAY: Merciless – Mama’s Cooking (1996)


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In recognition of Mother’s Day, today’s Oldies Sunday selection comes from Dancehall artist, Merciless. Titled “Mama’s Cooking” and produced by Harvel Hart and Delroy Schobourgh on the “Redemption SongRiddim in 1996, Merciless speaks on his love for his mother, her culinary skills and highlights all the other good things that she has done for him. He also speaks about people who have disrespected their own mothers and hopes never to be like them.

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MUSIC: @IAmTheKartel x PG 13 – Love Mommy (Mother’s Day)


VYBZ-KARTEL-AKA-ADDI-INNOCENT-FT.-PG-13-LIL-ADDI-LIL-VYBZ-LOVE-MUMMY-MOMMY-_1He may be the “World Boss” but at the end of the day he is someone’s child and today along with his sons PG 13, they deliver a song for the mothers. Titled “Love Mommy” and produced by Short Boss Muzik, Vybz, Little Addi and Little Vybz show love to mom, dedicating their all to her, letting her know she’s irreplaceable, and showing respect to everyone’s mother. Vybz is no stranger to making songs for mothers and this is a decent effort for being the first collaboration with his sons. A Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers from 13th Street Promotions. Off the upcoming “Reggae Love Songs And Other Things” album, check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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NEW MUSIC: @OMIMusicOnline – My Old Lady (A Tribute To All Mothers)


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A happy Mothers’ Day to all mothers out there and as a show of appreciation, 13thStreetPromotions posts one of two songs. The first song comes from singer OMI and is titled “My Old Lady (A Tribute To All Mothers)“. Produced by Oufah Productions, this is OMI taking the time out to say thanks, being forever in debt and showing so much love to his mom and encouraging others to do the same as well. Great song to dedicate to your mom on the radio today, do show her how much you care not just for today, but everyday. What do you think? Check out the song below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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