Yannick Hooper Talks New Release "So Right" 

Just in time for summer Yannick Hooper has released "So Right". Here's what Yannick Hooper had to say about the process/inspiration behind the song "So Right":

"This soca dance song was produced by the very talented group De Men Pruhduktionz and mixed by Julian Griffith with the mastering support of Scratch Master. I wanted to create a feel good song that would make people dance in the Soca and mainstream world.  

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Posted by Azania Friday, July 10, 2020 3:00:00 PM

Leigh Phillips Talks New Music Video 'Sunrise' 

What's new with Leigh Phillips?

“Close your eyes

Put hurt aside

Stay open to love

Keep smilin’ with the sunrise”

Choose Joy! That is the simple, yet powerful, message Barbadian singer-songwriter Leigh Phillips is sharing through the release of her new music video “Sunrise” – an optimistic and hopeful outlook - the perfect remedy for these uncertain and challenging times.

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Posted by Azania Friday, July 10, 2020 7:00:00 AM Categories: Leigh Phillips

Chrissy D Talks Lockdown, Learning & New Music  

What’s new with Chrissy D?
"Soca 2020, this is the year that a lot of people decided to sit out of but I decided that I was not going to sit out of this year at all. I decided that I was still going to release music because in my mind I’m an artiste first and foremost and whether Crop Over 

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Posted by Azania Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:50:00 PM Categories: Chrissy D

Meet Baby Bolt! Usain Bolt Shares Adorable First Photos of Daughter and Reveals Her Impressive Name 

Usain Bolt is introducing the world to his daughter, Olympia Lightning Bolt!

The world-renowned sprinter celebrated his girlfriend Kasi Bennett's birthday on Tuesday by sharing several photos of the mother-daughter pair.

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Posted by Azania Wednesday, July 8, 2020 7:42:00 AM

A Teary-Eyed Usher Looks to Provoke Change With Stirring 'I Cry' Video 

In hopes of illuminating change, Usher released his self-directed "I Cry" video on the Fourth of July. 

The somber tune includes black and white visuals and photography by Gordon Parks. With Usher facing the camera, various shots from Parks, including those of children crying and protestors holding signs against police brutality, pop up on the screen.

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Posted by Azania Monday, July 6, 2020 2:42:00 PM

Koffee Makes Cameo In Buju Banton’s Powerful “Blessed” Visual Tackling Racial Unrest 

Fresh off his new album, Upside Down 2020, Buju Banton has released the visuals for the track titled, “Blessed”.

Buju Banton made headlines last week upon the release of his new album on Friday, June 26. The album has received rave reviews and Buju has secured a lot of publicity in the process. He recently blessed the cover of Vibe Magazine for their three-part feature on him. 

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Posted by Azania Thursday, July 2, 2020 2:28:00 PM

Ray Fisher Accuses Joss Whedon of ‘Abusive, Unprofessional’ Behavior on ‘Justice League’ Set 

Actor Ray Fisher accused director Joss Whedon of “gross, abusive, unprofessional, and completely unacceptable” behavior on the set of the 2017 film “Justice League,” in a tweet that quickly went viral on Wednesday.

 

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Posted by Azania Wednesday, July 1, 2020 2:56:00 PM

Black-ish Star Marsai Martin Shuts Down Criticism of Her BET Awards Appearance 

Marsai Martin is not here for the foolishness.

On Sunday night, the Black-ish star made a special appearance for the virtual 2020 BET Awards. During the remote ceremony, the teenage actress and producer presented the Best Female Hip-Hop Artist award to Megan Thee Stallion. 

In addition, Marsai won the Young Stars Award.

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Posted by Azania Tuesday, June 30, 2020 2:53:00 PM

AJA Talks New Poetry/Music & "It Dread...Colonialism ain Dead" 

What's new with AJA?

I've released two new poetry/musical works. The first which was released as a music video on May 25 addresses the global awakening to racism, white supremacy and the over 400 years of injustices which Black people are directly and indirectly experiencing.  Call “Blak Distant Voice” it refers to the current situation of protest, but also warns that we need to guide our destiny to correct the wrongs of slavery and colonialism.

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Posted by Azania Monday, June 29, 2020 9:13:00 AM

Buju Banton Drops New Album “Upside Down 2020”  

Buju Banton‘s highly-anticipated album Upside Down 2020 is finally here. His first full-length release since his 2010 GRAMMY winner Before the Dawn, the lengthy 20-track record clocks in at approximately an hour and 15 minutes.

The reggae legend enlists minimal but powerful guest features for his newest album, including Stephen Marley on “Yes Mi Friend,” John Legend on “Memories,” Stefflon Don on “Call Me” and Pharrell and The Neptunes on “Cherry Pie.” 

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Posted by Azania Friday, June 26, 2020 8:19:00 AM

Ayana John Talks Her New Album & The Need to "Unplug & Reboot" During COVID-19 

What's new with Ayana John?

On February 04, 2020, I released my sophomore album, Feloshade. The title of the album is my first name which means honour bestoweth a crown. In relation to the album, I have done a soft launch of my fashion line of the same name. The first official music video from the album features the singles, Cash Flow and Rockin Wit U and designs from the fashion line

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Posted by Azania Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:06:00 AM Categories: Ayana John

Buju Banton Praises Koffee & Talks Importance Of Supporting Young Reggae Acts 

Buju Banton thinks supporting young acts like Koffee is important to the prosperity of Jamaican music.

As he is gearing up to release his new album Upside Down 2020, Buju Banton is doing a short press run to promote the project. The reggae singer, who is being managed by Roc Nation, recently did an interview with Ebro, Rosenberg, and Laura Stylez on Hot 97. During the video discussion, Buju was asked about Koffee being one of the opening acts at his “Long Walk To Freedom” welcome back concert in March 2019. He described the

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Posted by Azania Thursday, June 25, 2020 8:19:00 AM
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