Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Pali
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | Pali

Pali Meet Pali, the Argentinian singer, songwriter and trombonist based in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil. Pali has performed in several reggae, ska and rock bands, as well as on several albums as a backing-vocalist and instrumentalist. She has also taken part in ‘The Obinrin Orchestra’ that accompanied the visit of the African Sayon Bamba on […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Kirk Diamond
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | Kirk Diamond

Kirk Diamond After a brief music hiatus, fans of Kirk Diamond are enthusiastic to see the reggae recording artist back on the scene with new music. The Spanish Town, Jamaica native made his mark in the industry by being nominated for a 2015 JUNO Award (Canadian equivalent to the Grammy) for Reggae Recording of the […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Paua
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | Paua

Paua Taking you to that place via Reggae fusion, soulful RNB urges, incognito jazz spills, 808 ends, Paua is one of the most innovative bands on the scene. Many of Paua’s releases have hit #1 on the iTunes reggae charts in Australia, New Zealand and abroad, such as ground breaking 2016 album ‘Sometimes’, conscious 2015 […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Blindman
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | Blindman

Blindman As a bandleader, frontman, songwriter, keyboardist, hype man, and percussionist, Blindman (AKA Derek Gazal) has shared the stage with an eclectic group of internationally acclaimed artists including Kanye West, The Roots, Julian Marley, Talib Kweli, Wyclef, Slightly Stoopid, Barrington Levy, Common, Jimmy Cliff, The Original Wailers, CeeLo, Robert Randolph, Fishbone, Madball, Napalm Death, VOD, […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Ameera
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | Ameera

Ameera Ameera’s singer/songwriter skills are on display with an unquestioned ability to grab listeners. First with a voice that’s mellifluous with a resonant quality which allows for transcendent studio sound and a live performance showing dimensions to marvel at. In all facets of artistry, Ameera has been internationally recognized as well as garnering state side […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Rapha Pico
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | Rapha Pico

Rapha Pico Singer and multi-instrumentalist, Rapha Pico, was born with music in his genes. His father, Djeynah Delbety, was from the Caribbean island, Martinique, and his mother from Surinam. Djeynah Delbety was the lead singer of the famous Dutch Reggae sensation, ‘Revelation Time’. He was known to stir up the audience with his golden voice […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - K-Jah Sound
2017, May 2017, Respect

Respect | K-Jah Sound

K-Jah Sound K-Jah Sound is the stage name of Krystian ‘K-Jah’ Walczak, a music producer, DJ, musician and a sound engineer from Poland. In 2002, he started performing as K-Jah Positive Sound System. In 2008 he co-founded the Rastasize project and recorded the ‘Day by Day’ album at Tuff Gong Studio in Kingston. In 2010 […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Etana
2017, May 2017 - Cali Reggae, Respect

Respect | Etana

Etana Reggae music has birthed yet another rarity- a spirited and soulful singer/songwriter in the eloquent and enchanting empress Etana! In the early 2000s, singer Shauna McKenzie fully recognized the power of music and its widespread influence, especially upon the youth; that realization prompted a seismic shift in her career trajectory. Living in Florida at […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Italee
2017, May 2017 - Cali Reggae, Respect

Respect | Italee

Italee ITALEE is a musical powerhouse blessed with a soulful, electrifying voice that will send shivers rocketing through your spine. An icon in the making, this 5’ 10” Caribbean beauty possesses the unique ability to connect to her audience through the delivery and language of her songs. Her remarkable talent for writing and creating melodies […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Julian Simmons
2017, May 2017 - Cali Reggae, Respect

Respect | Julian Simmons

Julian Simmons Julian’s (ABW/SXM) musical history started with a search for self. At a young age he began to realize that there is a higher divine aspect of self. On that journey for self realization through the Rastafarian movement and culture he realized that he had a talent for music and singing and decided to […]

Irie™ Magazine | Respect - Abby Dallas
2017, May 2017 - Cali Reggae, Respect

Respect | Abby Dallas

Abby Dallas With the title track ‘Gold Digger’ one might have a pre-conceived idea of the song’s subject, but as the soulful dancehall and reggae singing sensation Abby Dallas explains, “The song ‘Gold Digger’ is about strong women who are empowered and they can voice want they want.” Produced by renowned Lamar ‘riff raff’ Brown […]