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  1. Interview: Sizzla Talks Touring In U.S. Again, Drake's Love For Dancehall & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Vibe

    Reggae legend Sizzla might not have been able to set foot in the U.S. since 2008, but he's fully aware of Drake's success with island-based records like "Controlla" and "One Dance." After having his work visa finally reinstated over the summer, Sizzla Kalonji is fully embracing what he loves the most about his career: touring.

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  2. Sizzla Was not Attacked by Gays ...Publicist says no show was cancelled in the UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Reggae artiste Sizzla Kalonji has denied allegations that his current US tour has been severely damaged by protests from the homosexual community. According his publicist, Olimatta Taal, who spoke on his behalf, the media has been trying to exaggerate the situation for a headline.

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  3. Beenie happy to have Bounty on albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Dancehall artiste Beenie Man releases his album 'Unstoppable' today. It features Agent Sasco, Sizzla Kalonji, Chris Martin, Akon, Tarrus Riley, Yellow Claw and, quite interestingly, his rival of more than two decades, Bounty Killer.

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  4. Trini artiste wants unity between Ja, T'dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Trinidad-based dancehall artiste Arrow Seventific has collaborated with several Jamaican acts and believes his country and Jamaica should unite for the greater good. According to the artiste who has collaborated with Sizzla Kalonji, Alozade and Tally Phoenix, his music is more than just entertainment, but a bridge for African consciousness.

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  5. 1015 Folsom Cancels Performance By Virulently Anti-Gay Reggae Artist Sizzla KalonjiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Sfist

    Notoriously anti-gay reggae artist Sizzla , a.k.a. Sizzla Kalonji, who is nonetheless one of the most prolific and popular contemporary reggae musicians in the world, was set to perform at SoMa nightclub 1015 Folsom on September 23 as part of his "Back in the USA" tour, until 1015's owner Ira Sandler decided to put a stop to it. Sandler tells Hoodline that the booking "slipped through the cracks" during a period in July after he had just suffered a heart attack and double bypass surgery.

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  6. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Aug. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... The Goods: The Don Ready Story . 8 p.m., Improv Comedy Theater, 1600 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. $17-$20. (813) 864-4000. Sizzla : The Jamaican contemporary reggae artist has produced more than 70 albums since his start in the '90s. Tickets available ...

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  7. Jamaican Artist Sizzla To Kick Off First U.S. Tour In Eight Years At Revolution LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Earlier this year, Jamaican born artist Sizzla Kalonji joined a handful of other Caribbean artists - including Aidonia, Elephant Man, and Beenie Man - who were cleared to return to the United States.

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  8. Roots to the CooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    ... attended music school. I got my first recognition in 2002 when I created the Mad Ants riddim. I also did some work on Sizzla's 2003 album Rise To The Occasion album," Coore explained. Launched in 2012, Shiah Records has released a handful of singles ...

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  9. Toots grandson carries musical legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... nue, the list will grow," he said. Blizzard is working assiduously on some upcoming projects, including an album with Sizzla Kolonji and some more work with Beenie Man.

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  10. Classick B soldiers onRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    ... of 17, but fell in love with hip hop music when I was around 20 and never looked back." Influenced by Bounty Killer, Sizzla and Tupac Shakur, Classick B spent his formative years in Grants Pen, St Andrew, before migrating to Canada at age nine. He ...

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  11. Neilm drops Reggae Is Joy rhythmRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | The Gleaner

    The reggae-cultured, lovers rock rhythm, named Reggae Is Joy, features top-flight recording artistes such as Sizzla, Richie Spice, Anthony B, Singing Sweet, Anthony Cruz, Marsha Morrison, Neilm and more. "Reggae Is Joy was officially released on June 2016 and is available on iTunes and all digital outlets for purchase.

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  12. Sizzlaa s a homecomingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    ORGANISERS of California music festival Reggae on the River are describing headliner Sizzla's performance as nothing short of electric. The festival, which has been staged for the past 32 years, saw Sizzla's return to performing in the United States following a suspension of his US visa and work permit for the past eight years.

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  13. Na Zye urges youth to discard BadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    Toronto-based emerging dancehall deejay N'Zye said he is elated about his latest collaborative effort with Sizzla Kalonji titled Badness. Released in June, the entertainer said the single explores the negative repercussions of violence.

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  14. Sizzla's collab improves business for Korean duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Korean reggae artistes Skull & HaHa, have collaborated with iconic reggae artiste Sizzla Kalonji for a recently released single titled, Get Rich . The single has already received over 200,000 views on YouTube and is a hit in the Korean reggae market.

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  15. Reggae, Dancehall Musician Evaflow Releases New Single 'The Anthem'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... Media are names to watch in 2016 and beyond. Evaflow cites as main artistic influences Damian Marley, Nneka, Jay-Z, Sizzla, Jah Mason, Kings of Leon, UGK, and Drake. His own style is more contemporary than any of these without sounding avant garde ...

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  16. Sizzla returns to New York - First live performance after 8 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | The Gleaner

    Eight years after his US visa and work permit were revoked, singjay Sizzla Kalonji will make his long-awaited return to a New York stage when he appears at the 23rd annual Irie Jam Radio anniversary celebration on Labour Day, Sunday, September 4, 2016, at Roy Wilkins Park in Queens. Since the news broke that US immigration authorities had 'fly the gate' for the reggae artiste to perform stateside again, there has been an exciting buzz especially from his fans in the New York Tri-State Area, who are overjoyed.

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  17. 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell': Sizzla Speaks at Reggae on the RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    Sizzla Kalonji addresses the media at a press conference after his show. Prior to the press conference, Kalonji's manager warned reporters not to ask any "homophobic questions."

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  18. For the love of Reggae - French national dedicated to Jamaica's creative industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... to reggae back in the '80s, when the genre began to attract worldwide consumption. "I mean, Ella died. It was just Sizzla left," he laughed. This was the reason he gave for his subsequent immersion in Jamaican culture. Though he didn't understand ...

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  19. Outcry over reggae headlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Redwood Times

    Organizers' choice of a musician with a history of anti-gay outbursts to headline this year's Reggae on the River music festival in Garberville prompted a backlash Thursday, as critics called for a cancellation of the performance and a public apology to the local LGBT community. Reggae on the River Manager Justin Crellin confirmed last week that Jamaican dancehall performer Sizzla Kalonji - or simply Sizzla - had been booked to take the stage for a Saturday performance at the festival, an annual benefit for the nonprofit Mateel Community Center.

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  20. Bugle 'Kick Off' music productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... such as Busy Signal, Agent Sasco, Mr Easy, Tifa, Fully Bad, Samboni, Tarrus Riley, Dexta Daps, Dean Loyal, Craigy T, Sizzla, Popcaan, Cobra, Kibaki and Bugle. The compilation is getting rave reviews from fans and industry players alike, showing that ...

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