Jamaica Toasts Sound Pioneers
Official Toast to Jamaica’s Sound System Pioneers New York, NY—Last weekend, Jamaica’s Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport (MCGES) honored living legend Danny Dread and several other Jamaican sound system culture pioneers at the inaugural “Echoes of Sound System” event at National Stadium’s Indoor Entertainment Complex, in Kingston.
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Ily Culcha x Isaac Faith Interview
[iframe id=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/g3wm0N2nY-8?rel=0&showinfo=0″] King Knotti & Natural Mystic interview Ily Culcha & Isaac Faith about their “I’m A Rastaman” collaboration and their solo projects.
Ily Culcha x Isaac Faith – Ima Rastaman
[iframe id=”https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/219399832&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true”]With a Jacob Miller swag, Brooklyn artists Ily Culcha and Isaac Faith, (Youth Black Faith Label) put a “Lion of Judah” stamp for “Rastafari” over the production in “Rastaman Refix.” Waving the banner red, gold and green they discuss Nyabinghi chants over firewood, health and nutrition and overcoming Babylon’s systemic oppression.
Ily Culcha feat. Isaac Faith – Rastaman (Refix)
[iframe id=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/Rd9ZlWoODQs?rel=0&showinfo=0″] words by CHARLENE WIGGINS Brooklyn artist Jidenna, signed to Janelle Monae’s Woodland Records, put a Cab Calloway effect over the entire beat. The visual to “Classic Man” was refreshing to the eyes, in terms of opposing how black men are portrayed by the media. In his three piece suit, Jidenna peacefully resolves a […]