The life and legacy of Bob Marley returned to give us joy and reflection. Get up, Stand up! The Bob Marley Musical packed the Lyric Theatre on the West End. We’re sure this presentation will be around for many years to come. It deserves it.
The Manifesto Jamaica family have done it again. They have impacted the lives of youth and led them in the direction of self-sustainability and professional growth. Their newest initiative was the Music Mentorship Programme held with the Bob Marley Foundation.
The mega hitmaker Mr Doo is back in the studio with his first project in many years. The project is the Mr Doo Riddim and hosts excellent songs by some of the music industry’s stalwarts such as Shaggy, Bounty Killer, Brian and Tony Gold, Rayvon, and many others. The return launched with stellar production and anticipation for what is next.
The Alpha Institute has changed gear and put in the turbo for its students. It now boasts a premiere environment for music education which will continue to enhance lives. Read about the new Associate Degree offered, and smile at the possibilities.
The Jamaica Reggae Industry Association (JaRIA) appointed its new Board of Directors for 2021/2023 on Thursday, June 3, 2021, during the Association’s Annual General Meeting. Amendments to the bylaws of JaRIA were also taken and voted on by the membership present, while updates on the organization’s completed activities and future plans were unveiled.
The Consulate General of Jamaica in conjunction with International Celebration of Reggae Music (ICOR) Music Festival, and Reggae Global Entertainment will host the first annual REGGAE STRONG CELEBRATION, South Florida, in celebration of Reggae Month (February).