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Akon Heads Reggae-Inspired Project ‘Akon And Friends Remastered’ Slated for End of the Month

Akon Says Dr. Dre Should Drop Shelved 'Detox' Because of the 'Bangers' Created

Legendary crooner and businessman Akon headlines an ambitious collaboration between Contractor Music Group, Golden Child Records, Beatbopper Records, and Kohanim Records fantastic compilation album titled Akon And Friends Remastered. Executively produced by Billboard-charting specialist Sean “Contractor” Edwards, the heavily anticipated project will feature a bevy of industry familiar names such as Akon, Da Baby, Sean […]

Sean Paul Says He Turned Down a Collab with Cardi B

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Sean Paul is known for his deed of doing hit collaborations with notable artists of the time. It just so happened that due to an inescapable dislike with production, Paul had to turn down a chance to do a song with Cardi B. The dancehall notable recently talked about the experience on Entertainment Tonight which […]

Sean Paul Celebrates His Career With Dutty Classics Collection


Grammy-winning rapper Sean Paul selects some of his favorite tracks for a new compilation that highlights many of his biggest hits, including the #1 smashes “Get Busy,” “Temperature” and “Baby Boy”. DUTTY CLASSICS COLLECTION will be available on June 2 from Rhino on CD ($14.98). The same day, the music will also be available as […]

Sean Paul Thinks Artists Like Drake & Justin Bieber Are Appropriating Dancehall

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Dancehall legend Sean Paul criticized artists like Drake, Justin Bieber, Major Lazer, and Kanye West for appropriating the music genre and Jamaican patois. Dancehall has been a strong influence in music made outside of the Caribbean for many years, but Paul wants the genre’s roots to be accredited. He told The Guardian: It is a sore point when people like Drake or […]

Listen to Tory Lanez’s “Luv” Remix, Featuring Sean Paul

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Tory Lanez has, at the very least, become twice as popular this year as he was last year, thanks in large part to a consistent release schedule and his getting tangled with Drake for most of 2016. Way back in January, Drake took a clear shot at Lanez on his “Summer Sixteen” single, and has […]

OVO Fest 2016 Moves to Carribean Theme, Boasts Mavado & Sean Paul as Highlights

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This is what went down at this year’s OVO Fest: the previously all-inclusive concert format was segmented into four separate days—the first one being Wiz Khalifa and Snoop Dogg’s High Road tour date, followed by a heavily-dancehall themed outdoor fest yesterday [Saturday, July 30]. Those will be followed up by two Summer Sixteen tour dates […]