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HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: I-Octane Once Again Takes The Lead

I-Octane Has The Number One Spot, How Long Can He Keep It?
I-Octane has been jumping all around the Hype TV countdown for quite some time now with his hit Dancehall tracks. Keeping his listeners entertained with his newest track, “Happy Time,” he has now grabbed the number one spot once again. The video features I-Octane and all his friends have a big bash at his house while he sings about having some happy times. Check out the video and the Hype TV countdown after the jump!

HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: Beenie Man Holds On to Number One

Beenie Man Is Still the Hottest Man on the Countdown
Beenie Man has been on the Hype TV countdown for 16 weeks but for the past three weeks he has been at the number 1 spot. His hit single, “Hottest Man Alive,” has ladies all around the globe whining and shaking their assets. The track glorifies Beenie Man the entire time but it has seemed to become a catchy song and his fans are keeping it at number one on the countdown. Check out the video and the countdown after the jump.

HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: Beenie Man is Back!

Beenie Man Takes the Number One Spot as the Hottest Man Alive
Beenie Man’s newest single, “Hottest Man Alive,” has been climbing the charts pretty quickly and has finally made it to the  number one spot on the HYPE TV countdown. The video for the track features Beenie Man chilling out in his hood with a good amount of lovely ladies washing his car, doing his laundry and dancing around him. Obviously, Beenie Man is living the life as the hottest man alive. Let’s just hope his fans agree and enjoy the video as much as he did making it! Check out the countdown after the jump. Read more »

HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: Demarco Holds the Number One Spot

Demarco Stands His Ground at the Top
This is Demarco’s second week at number one with his hit track, “Continue Whine,” and he is making quite the progress. The video’s popularity has grown very quickly and it now has 76,748 views. Fans all over the world are whining to this track and can’t seem to get enough of it. Let’s hope Demarco’s momentum keeps up for the weeks to come! Check out the countdown after the jump.

HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: Demarco Knocks Anthony B Down Two Spots

Demarco is the King of the Countdown this Week
Dancehall artist, Demarco, has been entertaining his fans for years with his  hit party tracks and his newest single, “Continue Whine,” will definitely have fans on the dance floor. The visual for “Continue Whine,” features some very lovely ladies competing in a rump shaking contest for, wait for it….a television. The video is quite funny and of course the dancing ladies will have your eyes glued to the screen. After watching the video, it is quite obvious why Demarco is number one on the Hype TV countdown this week. Check out the countdown after the jump.

HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: Anthony B Grabs the Number One Spot

Anthony B Knocks RDX off the Top
It’s been some time since we have heard from Anthony B but his newest single, “My Yes and My No,” has caught on like wild fire and fans are loving it! The Reggae artist has definitely kept low for a while but it’s obvious that he is definitely needed to continue to make these great hits for his listeners. Check out the countdown after the jump.
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Rototom Sunsplash Available As A Live Stream

Watch The Biggest Reggae Festival In Europe Wherever You Are


Rototom Sunsplash, the biggest of all the European Reggae Festivals, will be taking place this Saturday, August 17th through Saturday, August 24th, in Spain. This year’s Rototom Sunsplash will be the 20th Love Edition and will feature performances by Damien Marley, Anthony B, Leroy Sibbles, Nneka, Richie Spice, U Roy, Third World, Wayne Marshall and many more. In addition to an unforgettable line-up, the festival will also feature the option for fans view the festival via live stream if they aren’t able to make it. Though live stream is is not as good as the real show, having the option to see your favorite Reggae artist perform is definitely a plus. Check out the timeslots for each act and the link to the live stream after the jump. Read more »

HYPE TV Top 20 Countdown: RDX Takes the Top Spot

RDX is Finally Catching Up to the Rest
It has been quite some time since RDX has been at the number one spot. But that doesn’t mean they haven’t been working for it. The Dancehall group have been on the HYPE TV countdown for 16 weeks with their single, “Broad Out,” and moved to the top of the list a lot quicker than others have. RDX’s “Broad Out,” is the ultimate Dancehall video with a bumping beat, plenty of lovely, rump shaking ladies and of course, RDX’s catchy lyrics. Fans truly enjoy the single & RDX’s music and it definitely helps when they performed live at Reggae Sumfest this year & killed it. Check out “Broad Out,” after the jump. Read more »

Rihanna Hits Up Cropover in Barbados

Rihanna Hits Up Cropover in Barbados

Rihanna Joins in Cropover Festivities & Becomes the Main Attraction

Cropover has been taking place in Barbados since 1688 and since then it has become quite the exciting celebration. And even more alluring when Rihanna became a regular attendee of the festival. Last year, Rihanna turned heads with her racy dance moves and all red and gold outfit but this year she took a sexy but more classy approach. The singer attended Cropover in a bejeweled bikini with a feathered headdress, fishnets and some high tops Adidas. Though, the outfit only covered the necessary parts of her body, Rihanna looked refreshingly, beautiful with her new haircut and genuine smile. Check out the photos of Rihanna at Cropover in the photo gallery.

Win Tickets to Morgan Heritage’s Album Release Party

Be the Lucky Winner to Join Morgan Heritage at Their Album Release Party
























In the middle of their tour, Morgan Heritage will be making a pit stop at SOB’s tomorrow night to celebrate the release of their first album in five years, Here Come the Kings. The group will be performing tracks off of their new album as well as their hits that grabbed fans’ attention in the first place. And a lucky fan and their guest will be chosen to attend the show tomorrow night! Check out how to win the tickets after the jump. Read more »

2013 Reggae Sumfest Attracts Thousands to Montego Bay

Dancehall Nights Kicks Off Tomorrow—Who is Going to Shell Down Sumfest This Year?


Reggae Sumfest has been taking place for 20 years and every year has out done the last. Last year, Reggae veteran, Shabba Ranks, wowed fans with his first performance in a decade. Trey Songz brought his sex appeal to Sumfest 2012 and had fans swooning in the crowd. R. Kelly performed his ultimate hit, “Bump N’ Grind,” in a rare acapella style. Quite the event, it may seem as if Reggae Sumfest 2o12 can’t be topped but this 21st year of Reggae Sumfest is already turning to be unforgettable and it hasn’t even begun yet.

With a line-up that includes returning artists, Damian Marley, Aidonia, Popcaan and newcomers, Miguel, Flo Rida, Ashley Martin and many more, there’s no telling what will be in store for the concert-goers. It has already been confirmed that I-Octane will be closing Dancehall Night and Jah Cure will be closing International Night One. Macka Diamond and Lady Saw will both be at Reggae Sumfest so there might be some healthy competition between the two for fans to enjoy. Popular Reggae artist, Beres Hammond, is also in the line-up and concert attendees are excited to see him perform tracks off of his newest album, One Love, One LifeAnd then there is always the special guests, surprise performances and unexpected stage antics. Reggae Sumfest 2013 has a line-up that will have thousands of fans anxiously waiting for the next Sumfest.

Though Reggae Sumfest is this week, it isn’t too late to buy yourself a ticket to join in the festivities! Check out the entire line-up in the photo gallery.

Morgan Heritage Announces Summer Tour

Morgan Heritage is Hitting the Stage in North America


It has been five years since Morgan Heritage have released an album but they are back with their newest album, Here Come the Kings, and a U.S. Summer Tour. The contemporary, Reggae group have announced that they will be wrapping up their European and starting their North American tour on July 31st. The tour kicks off in L.A. and ends on August 24th in Maryland. There will also be an official album release party at SOBs New York August 6. The group will be performing some of their past hits and some new tracks off of the album including, “Perfect Love Song,” which has become an instant hit. Check out the tour dates after the jump. Read more »