Saturday, February 9, 2013

NIPnews Weekender Update

Kashu's Album Availability News
From Campaign to Champagne album, by neo-reggae artiste Kashu is now available on iTunes and all digital download outlets.  Please get yourselves a copy.

Bramma's Gorilla Update
Preparations are in place to drop a musically aggressive 'Gorilla' street mix cd produced by the Miami based, Chinese Assassin.  From what we have seen the cover do suggest this will be something hot so we can't wait for this mix, can you?  Meanwhile, the video, directed by Simeon Hedge for the recently released Gorilla Dreadlocks Rasta produced by Di Genius, will hit youtube and cable channels early next week.  Songs out for Bramma since the start of the year are Gal Hold Yuh Man on the Charlie Pro label, Gorilla Dreadlocks Rasta produced by Di Genius, One One on the Prosonic Label and Love Off Mi on the Animal Instinct riddim.  Bramma also promises the release of yet another video which he said is completed for his It's Fire track produced by Ward 21 on the Bex riddim.


Kurt Legacy's "If I Said' Single Makes Impressive Stride in Jamaica
'If I Said' single and video by Kurt Legacy has been moving along nicely, finding its way on video charts as well as the playlist of several Jamaican radio and party djs.  This past Friday, the video hit Jamaica's mainstream television CVM Hitlist after doing it rounds on local cable channels HYPE and MDTV.  The song has been heard playing on Irie FM, ZIP103 FM as well as in a number of weekly event to include the popular, Hot Mondayz, Boasy Tuesday, Weddy Weddy, Bembe Thursday and Wet Sundays.  Radio jocks across the Caribean, in Canada and France have sent their sentiments via email, pretty much saying 'nice vibes' in regards to the song.  Do you believe 'If I Said' by Kurt Legacy will be hit by summer?

Tishawn's "Stop The Killing" Plea Hits Home
After tweeting his disgust regarding the brutal murder of a 5 year old in Jamaica which later went viral on twitter for the week,  Tishawn, the recording artiste of a London based label Pstreet Records, is seeing his track getting more attention by radio jocks across the world wide web.  A young Jamaican artiste born in the parish of Clarendon, Tishawn is sounding very promising on his records. He has now released three (3) songs namely:- Carry On, Spot Check and Stop The Killing to date; however from listening to these tracks one remembers a young I-Wayne, delivering long lasting and effective message in smooth a melodious but soft voice.  We have high expectation of this very humble youth and will continue to follow him @iamtishawn on twitter and Facebook.