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Fast rising Jamaican Dancehall artiste Gully Bop teams up with Rapper Imari ‘Drop Mi’

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Raymond Dewdney, Gully Bop a.k.a Country Man, who shockingly took the Dancehall scene by storm and building his brand since, has teamed up with Bermudian female Rapper Imari in catchy tune ‘Drop Mi’.( listen below story)

Country Man is popular for his success story of rising from grave poverty to fame in a matter of months via Social media, many at first thinking he was simply a toothless, mad man from the streets with a hidden talent…of which Bop continues to prove he is way more than. Gully Bop has informed the public he will be getting his teeth very soon:-)
He apparently missed his appointment with his US dental surgeon while she was in the island, due to his busy schedule.

He so far boasts break out songs such as “Bad Like Mi” and “Every gal want a work offa mi” and his recent outstanding performance at one of the largest annual Dancehall shows held in Jamaica, Sting.

Bop was recently ‘accused’ of becoming too hype since his recent blow up on the Entertainment scene, which led to his Management team allegedly dropping him.

The artiste has since confirmed his management is his now fiancee, Shauna Chin and apparently now lashing back with said tune ‘Drop Mi’…check it out below

Music Video: Freddy Fresh & Andy Ictus ‘Hardcore Rocka’ ft. Tanto Metro and Devonte

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Where are they now one may ask…Though notably quiet on the local music scene, Jamaican veteran duo Tanto Metro and Devonte have been doing their thing on the international circuit, performing worldwide, working with major producers and still representing Dancehall/Reggae music, while diversifying with musicians from various world genres.

The veteran Jamaican duo are popularly known for their 90’s award winning Reggae single, ‘Everyone Falls In Love’ and ‘Give it to Her’, harmonious vocals, catchy songs and comedic yet thought-provoking lyrics and vibe.

Groovemakers Freddy Fresh and Andy Ictus featured the Jamaican duo in their ‘feel good’ single, ‘Hardcore Rocka’ and the fun, quirky, vibesy visuals have been released.

An energetic, somewhat funky backyard party takes place as we hear Tanto and Devonte lending their Dancehall/hardcore flavored vocals to add even even more unique flavor to the rustic rock beat.

The video is currently on MTV’s top Music Videos list…love the fusion!! Taking Jamaica and the Caribbean to the world!

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RIP: R&B singer Kelly Rowland’s mother passes away at 66

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We are saddened to learn that R&B singer Kelly Rowland’s mother, Doris Rowland Garrison, aged 66, has passed away.

According to E!, Garrison passed away in Atlanta on Tuesday, December 2nd, after undergoing a Cardiac arrest the day before. Rowland confirmed in a statement: “It is with deep sadness that I announce the passing of my mother, Doris Rowland Garrison. She was an incredible soul who made countless sacrifices so that I could become the woman—and now mother—I am today…We humbly appreciate all the love and support and only ask for privacy during this difficult time.”

Only a few weeks ago, Kelly gave birth to a bouncing baby boy, Titan Jewell Weatherspoon with husband Tim Weatherspoon.

Little less than a year ago, she posted this lovely photo (above) and captioned: “#AlwaysMamasBaby Loves my Momma!” We wish strength for Kelly, her family and friends at this time.

NEW! Music Video: Soul sensation Polly A. incorporates her island roots in latest video ‘Nature’

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The multi-faceted, soulful, artsy Milwaukee native of Jamaican parentage, Meleni Smith, who now goes by the name Polly A., has again graced us with yet another catchy, thought-provoking, visually appealing number.

She recently released the video to her single, ‘Nature’ which tells the story of sometimes unstable, inconsistent relationships and plays on the lame ‘excuses’ that are often heard, which many may be able to relate to.

Polly A is known for her song, ‘Happy’ on the soundtrack of the Will Smith movie ‘Hitch, she has also co-composed ‘Love Is My Disease’ for popular R&B artist Alicia Keys.

Smith also boasts credit for being a 2013 Soul Train Music Awards nominee for Record of the Year, for J.Cole’s song ‘Crooked Smile’.

The ‘Nature’ video plays on Words, Art and throwback, edgy Fashion topped off with a display of her raspy, soulful vocal prowess, skilfully coined lyrics and beat by beat energy… We are loving the creativity and unique vibe in this one! Check it out below: