Irie Magazine | Roots | Alpha Blondy
2018, January 2018 - World Reggae, Roots

Roots | Alpha Blondy

Alpha Blondy Chronicle: January 1, 1953 Alpha Blondy is among the world’s most popular reggae artists. With his 12-piece band “Solar System”, Blondy offers a reggae beat with a distinctive African cast. Some of his best known songs include Cocody Rock, Jerusalem and Apartheid Is Nazism. Over the years, the man who put Ivory Coast […]

Irie Magazine | Respect | Monkey Marc
2018, January 2018 - World Reggae, Respect

Respect | Monkey Marc

Monkey Marc “Monkey Marc is a producer’s producer; staunchly independent and probably Australian electronic music’s best-kept secret. His music channels the spirit of punk, original dubstep, Public Enemy, modern beats and electronic culture, and the heaviest of Jamaican riddims all at once.” VICE Monkey Marc is an Australian producer with a fiery activist background and […]

Irie Magazine | Respect | Hollie Cook
2018, January 2018 - World Reggae, Respect

Respect | Hollie Cook

Hollie Cook Hollie Cook combines her unique vocal talent with charming charisma to craft her own dynamic strand of lovers rock with enduring tropical vibes, weaving a path from her West London roots to an arena of diverse collaborations, critically acclaimed records, and iconic live appearances around the world. Cook’s ability to continually surprise, delight, […]

Irie Magazine | Respect | Asher-E
2018, January 2018 - World Reggae, Respect

Respect | Asher-E

Asher-E Eelco Kastermans (Asher-E), aka ‘Riddim master’, is an all-round reggae musician, sound engineer and producer. For many years he has been the producer and sound engineer for Black Star Foundation. Asher-E played keyboard in the Dutch reggae bands Higher Ground, The Irie Connection, Out of Many and dProcessor. One of his most recent projects […]

Irie Magazine | Rewind | Team MINI
2018, January 2018 - World Reggae, Rewind

Rewind | Team MINI

Team MINI DAKAR Rally 2018 January 6, 2018 marked the start of the 40th edition of The Dakar Rally, an annual rally raid organized by the Amaury Sport Organization. Formerly known as the ‘Paris–Dakar Rally’), this year’s event takes place across three countries with the starting point in Lima, Peru, before crossing into Bolivia and […]

Irie Magazine | Riddims | Up Riddim
2018, January 2018 - World Reggae, Riddims

Riddims | Up Riddim

Up Riddim Evidence Music & Heavy Roots Shaggy’s new video on the Up Riddim. A collaboration with the spanish producer Heavy Roots with the track Up Up Up sending a clear and positive message to all the generations, never give up. The riddim features as well Million Stylez & Rayvon. The Up Riddim is an upfull riddim, bouncy and energic that will hit the dancefloor of […]