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Ketchup - Richie Stevens Sail Away Rhythm Sample Works for Rihanna; Foota Hype and Vegas brand name clothing

Rihanna's official lead single "Work"  featuring Drake off her eighth studio album, ANTI, features a sample of singer/producer Richie Stevens, Pot of Gold label, 1988 "Sail Away" rhythm. In a Jamaica Observer article, Stevens recalled how it all unfolded, " they contacted me last week Tuesday and asked if I was the producer and owner of the master and I told them yes " then continued, " they said they would appreciate if I could move fast in assisting with the clearing of the sample because they wanted to release the song ...." The single, "Work" was produced by Boi-1da, PartyNextdoor and Sevn Thomas, all of whom trace their ethnicity back to Jamaica click to read more Foota Hype/Mr. Vegas New Branded Clothing Lines Popular Dancehall DJ/Selector Foota Hype launched a new business venture promoting his FHM collection of t'shirts and caps.  Foota launched his apparels recently in Florida as well as online across his fa

Singer Richie Stevens show love in return for the love he's currently getting from his Brazilian fans

Fresh off his September Brazilian tour, singer Richie Stephens recorded a catchy song entitled, I Love Brazil' as a kind gesture of giving back the love he received from his Brazilian fans. While in Brazil, Stephens headlined shows in Sao Luis  the largest city of the state of Maranhao  and Belem, as well as shot a music video for his hit single, "Knock, Knock, Knock . " Recently, in a television interview, he said share what being on tour in that country has been for him, " my tour of Brazil went extremely well. Jamaicans have had a long, love affair with Brazil because of our love for football, Pele, Ronaldinho and Neymar. The song "I Love Brazil" was inspired by the similarity in both cultures and to express my gratitude for the warmth and the abundance of love and support I got from the people of Brazil ." Since the release of this new single, "I Love Brazil,"  Stephens said " the song is already one of the most requested so