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Happy 70th Birthday Bob Marley

Today should feel like you’re on one of Jamaica’s white beaches watching waves crash, as the aroma of ganja circulate the air whilst vibrations of reggae music hypnotizes you to wine your hips. We should feel this way indeed because we’re all celebrating Bob Marley’s birthday. Tuff Gong owner and musical legend Robert Nesta Marley,…

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Damian Marley Guides Jay-Z’s Exploration of Music’s Origins in “BAM” Visual

Exploring part of music’s genesis, Rap hero Jay-Z heads to the heart of Jamaica in his latest visual for 4:44 stand out cut “BAM.” The Rohan Blair-Mangat-directed video captures the beauty of Jamaican natives, their cities and villages and the heavy influence their culture has had on Rap music. Alongside Reggae artist (and son of…

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The Marley Family Reunites For ‘GQStyle’ Spread

Reggae music’s first family has recently reunited for a new spread with GQStyle. In the issue The Marley clan are clad in designer earth tones and open up about their roles in the family, as well as their various business ventures and interests. “Anything I do is for Marley. That’s what I wake up for,…

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Melina Matsoukas Will Direct and Executive Produce Marlon James Novel-adapted Series

We couldn’t be more proud of our girl Melina Matsoukas. Her résumé already boasts a ton of #goals-worthy accomplishments including her work as Director for Issa Rae‘s HBO Comedy series Insecure. Now, she’s taking to Amazon Studios where she’ll executive produce and direct a series based on Marlon James’ A Brief History of Seven Killings. The…

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Peter Tosh Museum Opens in the Legend’s Hometown of Kingston, Jamaica

A new museum opened in Kingston, Jamaica to pay tribute to Peter Tosh (a core member of The Wailers who also played alongside Bob Marley and Bunny Wailer from 1963-1974). Tosh pursued a successful solo career shortly after The Wailers’ disbandment but quickly became a controversial figure for his political views. His life was tragically…

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The List: Anderson .Paak

“The List” is our exclusive series that highlights select artists and the various, random things that they’re currently into and inspired by. Ranging from all creative facets, this series shall serve as your go-to for all things visionary and artistic. Embellished with soul, rock, and all around feel good soundscapes, rising star Anderson .Paak has…

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Interview: Cassie & Solange

Photo Marc Baptiste In a Warholian twist of fate—wherein iconoclast interviews iconoclast—R&B songstresses and fellow Saint Heron artists, Solange and Cassie, sat down recently for an intimate tête-à-tête on the subjects of music, creative control, body image, and all things cannabis. Having already collaborated on Saint Heron’s aptly titled debut single, “Indo”—with Cassie on the…

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Watch Chance The Rapper & Erykah Badu Star on ‘Black Dynamite’

In the recent episode of Adult Swim series “Black Dynamite,” Honey Bee and her posse took a much needed vacation to Jamaica. Upon her stay she fell into “love at first f*ck” before experiencing the consequences of polygamy when she met Bob and Rita Marley, voiced by Chance The rapper and Erykah Badu. Bob nonchalantly…

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