Thursday, February 11, 2010

Another Jamaican Artiste Video Hits B.E.T.!


The last known Jamaican artiste to have come close to getting his music video premiered on B.E.T. was Mavado with his run away “So special” hit single.  Many fans of the “Gully Gad” sat on the edge of their seats that day waiting the big moment which never happened.  News broke later that legal issues prevented the airing of the video.

Few months later Jamaica World Music artiste David M, who first introduced himself to the local industry in the 90’s confirms the grand premiere of his music video for the single “Lest we forget” on Black Entertainment Television (B.E.T.) Lift Your Voice programmed, this Sunday March 14th at 10:00am est. 

*1 The single “Lest we Forget” which ironically was written 16 years ago on the eve of the inauguration of Nelson Mandela as President of South Africa resonates with words that are as relevant today as they ever wereThe song is currently in rotation on Music Choice, has been featured on Centric formerly B.E.T.J. for Black History Month and is silently breaking new grounds in the United States.  David M
*2 is a natural song writer able to write songs like a classic Reggae ballad with an effort akin to breathing.  One of his more recent singles have also been uploaded and is featured as background music on http://www.playersforpeace.org Players For Peace is a movement that works as an organized commitment of Goodwill working on Legacy Projects through the Gol Iluminado Foundation in support of the United Nations Sport for Development and Peace program’.  David M, another son of the Jamaican soil is working assiduously towards the completion of his debut album at the end of March 2010.

Cush Hunta has put out a new track titles “Never Give Up” a follow up to his popular Ready Fi Buss single which currently sits at number 6 moving four places up from 10 last week on the Toronto Top Ten Blazing Bubblers chart on Radio Dubplate and sits at number.  Never Give Up was released last week on the Triple L Records label.   The track is taken from the labels’ compilation album entitle, “12 Disciples of Trench Town” and features other artistes such as Nesbeth, Prestige, Guidance and Neville Lindo to name a few.


·          *1 David M Biography
·          *2 Aril Surdoval – Music Editor