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Reggae DJ David Rodigan Announces Autobiography

Popular reggae selector David 'Ram Jam' Rodigan has announced his autobiography, My Life in Reggae.
The book documents Rodigans's four-decade relationship with reggae music and follows the path from his Oxfordshire roots to becoming a world-renowned pioneer of the genre....

Sound of 2017:
Unsigned soul singer Ray BLK wins

Soul singer Ray BLK has topped the BBC's Sound Of 2017 list, which aims to predict the most exciting new music for the year ahead.
It is the first time an unsigned artist has won the honour - which has previously gone to Adele and Sam Smith.
Kevin Hart To Star In ‘The Black Man’s Guide To History’

KEVIN HART will be exploring different aspects of black history in a new show titled ‘The Black Man’s Guide To History’.
The two-hour special, which will air on the History channel, will star and be executively produced by Hart and Comedy dynamics.

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Featured Male Artist Of The Month

Imar Shephard
With a voice that has been described as smooth, soulful and enchanting, Imar Shepard's dulcet tones perfectly illustrate the essence of Rhythm & Blues, Reggae and Lover's Rock. His unique sound is not only heard regularly on local Jamaican radio stations but has won the hearts of audiences overseas too . This young, charasmatic singer songwriter was born and raised in Saint Thomas, Jamaica . The same parish that bought you popular reggae artists Bushman, Prophecy and Pressure Busspipe.

Good, clean, positive and uplifting music has always been an intregal part of Imar Shephard's life, raised in the church he found he had a passion for singing at a relatively early age but never really took the art serjously until he moved to Jamaica's capital city of Kingston in his late teens.. He explains, “While working at Tastee's (the island's popular patty company) I was invited to perform at the Annual Christmas party. Based on my performance, I received an automatic invitation to all company sponsored events, , beach trips and company functions. The coordinator at the time told me I had what it takes to be a star, a diamond in the rough, and from then I began this musical journey.” 

​His first big break came as lead singer of the Island touring band ‘Crucial’ who used to perform weekly at the Market Place on Red Hills Road in Kingston.
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Featured Female Artist Of The Month

Cassandra London

Cassandra London is a rising singer/songwriter from the UK. Cassandra's long time passion for music has now rightfully fruited into a career choice as a result of Cassandra making the difficult decision to pursue her life long dream of becoming a successful performing artist. Within months of making appearances at London's top venues for unsigned artists in 2013, Cassandra landed the opportunity to perform at the world famous Jazz Cafe, with a jaw dropping performance. The activity gained the attention of Roots fm's Dj Gussy Roots who played a key role in getting Cassandra London heard, she has multiple songs currently released and an EP called 'Too Blessed' with tracks from well known reggae label Stingray records and other London labels. 

Cassandra has performed at many different venues and events from Notting Hill Carnival to Mayfair Hotel & from concerts to festivals. Cassandra's first bookings were opening shows for Sandra Cross, Susan Cadogan, Winston Reedy, Carroll Thompson, John Mclean, Dennis Bovell, Sylvia Tella and Dawn Penn to name a few. Cassandra launched her ep on the 28th August 2014 at Brixtons Hootananny where she delivered an outstanding set wowwing the audience and leaving her name on everyones lips.....which led to popular demand that she be added to the line up at late notice to Reggae legend Sanchez and Etana show at the Troxy November 23rd 2014.

In 2015 she has travelled up and down the country being booked to headline her own shows and also was billed for the Giants of Lovers Rock 2015 where she entered the arena with the Jamaican and UK heavyweights of reggae. 

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