Sizzla Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Community Tourism App for August Town ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... celebration of the establishment of August Town. The tour began at Judgement Yard - home of Reggae recording artiste Sizzla Kalonji, moving on to Church Yard and ending at the Bedward Spring. The event put heavy focus on an Artisans Village ...

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  2. Irie jam from SizzlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    If there were any doubts about Sizzla's ability to pull a large crowd here, they were put to rest over the Labor Day weekend when he delivered a memorable performance at Roy Wilkins Park - his first tri-state area concert in over eight years. The 'Bobo' from August Town, stylishly attired in trademark two-piece outfit and blue turban, entered the park to thunderous applause.

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  3. Meleku follows in fathera s footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    WITH his father as his inspiration, up-and-coming singer Meleku is hoping to get his big break with his latest single "In this song, I want us to search ourselves and see how best we can contribute to not only our country, but the world. I want this song to not only break musical barriers, but all the barriers that divides us," said Meleku, son of reggae singer Sizzla Kalonji.

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  4. Mill City Nights quietly cancels concert of Sizzla, homophobic Jamaican dancehall starRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | City Pages

    The Jamaican dancehall artist has had a number of concerts canceled and venues change at the last minute, as his homophobic reputation catches up with him. The latest case seems to have occurred here in Minneapolis, where Sizzla was scheduled to play Mill City Nights on Friday, September 16. Google it, and it still seems like the show's a go.

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  5. Caribbean Carnival 2016: Reggae returns to festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... When asked about other artists for future Brooklyn carnival reggae shows, Levy mentioned Shabba Ranks, Super Cat and Sizzla. "Sizzla is returning to New York for the first time in eight years," said Levy. "Obviously, if Sizzla was available, I would ...

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  6. Jahmiel to drop 'Years To Come' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... s in Kingston, before he departs to New York, where he is scheduled to perform at Irie Jam 23rd anniversary alongside Sizzla Kalonji. He is also booked for several appearances over the Labour Day weekend in New York.

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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