[Review] Jimmy Cliff’s “Sacred Fire”

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By Kai

Released: November 29, 2011

I pity the soul unaware of Jimmy Cliff and his thought provoking music. This artist is a legend and truly a rare gift to the industry. Cliff has made his long awaited comeback with the “Sacred Fire” EP to satisfy his anticipating fans, and after one listen you’ll come to terms with the fact that this man still has what it takes to make you stop and think. His songs speak the truth; there’s no escaping the conscious aspect of the lyrics. Jimmy gives us roots reggae so effortlessly, and without a doubt I’m left in awe by the solid delivery of “Sacred Fire.” I can’t help but demand a full length album to be released next, but then again Mr. Cliff ceases to disappoint.  Continue reading “[Review] Jimmy Cliff’s “Sacred Fire””

Spotlight – Cherine Anderson

Meet Cherine Anderson, a Jamaican actress, reggae/dancehall singer, songwriter and video director. She is most notable for her appearances in the movies “Dancehall Queen” and “One Love“, and also for the song”Kingston State of Mind“.

Cherine has worked with Grammy award winners Sly & Robbie, Sting, Wyclef Jean, Jimmy Cliff, and Michael Franti. She has contributed to several complilations until her 2006 debut single “Good Love“. Later on, she collaborated with the popular Chuck Fenda on the hit single “Coming Over“. The song went to number one on Jamaican Reggae charts, and became popular throughout the caribbean. Continue reading “Spotlight – Cherine Anderson”

[Exclusive] Tessanne Chin – Jamaican Rock Queen

Tessanne Chin is the “next generation of Jamaican musical talent”. Hailing from the capital Kingston, she mixes rock and reggae to create a unique sound that matches her concious lyrics perfectly. Tessanne has already opened shows for global stars like Patti Labelle, Keyshia Cole, Air Supply, and many others, and has toured with music legend Jimmy Cliff.

Tessanne’s vocal ability and exotic beauty gives her ‘unmistakable stage appeal”. “There’s no Limit for me, and no limit I’m willing to put on myself where doing what I love is concerned”.

On the verge of releasing her highly anticipated debut album, Tessanne Chin is ready to take on the world!

Check out her sensual music video for “Hideaway” below, and read the interview for more:

Continue reading “[Exclusive] Tessanne Chin – Jamaican Rock Queen”