It’s about to be “Mixtape SZN” for Radio Personality, ZJ West! Following up his “Cumulus Clouds” Mixtape, he gives listeners a taste of his remixing skills with “Build You Up (Remix)“! Featuring Dexta Daps’ “Chinese Jordan”, he enlists some vocals from popular Selector, Foota Hype. If you’re familiar with Foota’s past relationship with the Dancehall Diva iShawna, you’re in for a listen. Do remember, you can find the homie West on Zip 103 FM playing nothing but the hits. Our “ZJ West YFF RMX” series will be back too! Check out the track below.
Popular DJ and Producer ZJ Liquid has released the long awaited Album from Dancehall Artist, Vybz Kartel. Titled “Black & White“, features 13 hits that were produced by Liquid himself, and famed Producer Don Corleon. The tracks however date back as far as 2003, a time when Liquid’s H2O Records was established, and include “Hello Moto”, “Dem Bwoy”, “Mother In Law”, “Life Me Say”, “Fix Up”, and “Live Your Life”. The Album name is based on Kartel’s change in physical appearance over the years.
“When I decided to venture into Production, I had my objectives lined out and I was determined to make my mark in the Music Industry. Over the years, I had the opportunity to produce a few of Vybz Kartel’s hits which I have now compiled into an album,” said ZJ Liquid. The Album saw a March 10 release, and is currently distributed on all major Digital Media outlets by 21st Hapilos.
ZJ Liquid also shared that this album will give the general public a better understanding of who he is as a Producer as many fans tend to pay more attention to his DJ persona. “Many fans see me as a DJ first and Producer after. They know I am in Production but they are not aware of the altitude to which I take it. This Album will help them to recognize what Instrumentals were produced by me as well as which of their favorite Vybz Kartel tracks I’ve produced over the years,” shared ZJ Liquid. “Since its release, I have been receiving a monument of positive feedback. The fans have been supportive, and have been sharing the project on various Social Media platforms,” he added.
ZJ Liquid is optimistic that the Album will climb the charts both locally and Internationally.
It’s Friday and that means it’s another ZJ West Remix! Today in our weekly “ZJ West Youngest Freshest Friday Remix” or “ZJWestYFFRMX” series, Recording Artist I-Octane gets a hold of the “Best from West” and ends up “High All The Time“! Taking Octane’s “Puff It” hit, West gets a hold of Tove Lo’s “Habit” and delivers an up-tempo version of Octane’s weed induced saga! Be sure to tune in every Friday for a new remix and catch ZJ West every day on Zip 103 FM! Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
It’s not only Friday, but it’s another in the “ZJ West Youngest Freshest Friday Remix” series a.k.a. “ZJWestYFFRMX“! Today, Dancehall Artist Vybz Kartel and Reggae Band Magic! joined forces to speak on the problem in their life known as “Rude Angela“! Giving them nothing but stress and headaches, Kartel details his trials with Angela while Magic! provide the music and some vocals. Another wicked creation by ZJ West, we aim to deliver a new remix every Friday on the Blog, so stay tuned! Follow @ZipJockWest on Instagram and tune in to Zip 103 FM to hear his sets on “Zip Dreams“, “Zip Drive“, “Zip Tease” and on the “Youngest Freshest Friday” segments. Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
Earlier this year popular DJ and member of the Zip 103 FM lineup, ZJ Nova, announced her plans to delve into Music Production. Revealing her Nxnty One Music Imprint, she gave her audience regular updates on her progress including opening a Recording Studio. The first to debut from her Imprint comes in the form of a single featuring Dancehall Artist Laden titled, “I’m Dat Man!“. With so much going on the world that can put people down, Laden stands firm and lets listeners know that his mission to be successful, respected, and be able to “Fix tings” will not die. A song that can motivate, the catchy chorus will be one to cause a buzz in the coming days and months. An impressive debut from ZJ Nova’s Nxnty One Music, and we look forward to more for the end of 2016 and beyond! The single’s now available on iTunes (and has made it to the “Hot Tracks” section on iTunes’ Reggae page at the time this post was typed). Ketch da style yah, check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.
It’s Friday and we’ve teamed up with ZJ West again for another issue of the “ZJWestYFFRMX” series! Also called “ZJWest YFF Remix” or “ZJ West Youngest Freshest Friday Remix“, our aim is to highlight the creativity of the ZJ that has been making noise over the years whether on the “Z” or in the streets! Today, Dancehall Artists Chi Ching Ching and Ding Dong have a “Dance Off!“. Hosted by Idris Elba, the two Deejays/Dancers open the dance floor and create a scene with their hits over C+C Factory’s 90s classic “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)“. We aim to deliver a new remix every Friday on the Blog, so stay tuned! Follow @ZipJockWest on Instagram and tune in to Zip 103 FM to hear his sets on “Zip Dreams“, “Zip Drive“, “Zip Tease” and on the “Youngest Freshest Friday” segments. Check out the track below and share your thoughts in the comments section.