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Red Stripe Celebrates 100 Years with Commemorative Reggae EP

By August 8, 2018Top News

To celebrate the 100-year anniversary of Red Stripe beer, producer and Jamaican brewer, Desnoes and Geddes Limited (D&G), collaborated with Los Angeles-based, five-time Grammy Award winning Jamaican musician and Producer Paul “Pablo” Stennett and seven Jamaican artists to create original singles representing the evolution of Jamaican music throughout the years. Featured artists, singles and genre are: Blue Glaze Mento Band, Sweet Jamaica (Mento); Christopher Martin, Fun Time Gain (Ska); J-Summa, Keeping it Up (Pop/Dancehall); Tifa, JA Party (Dancehall); Ed Robinson, Neva Give Up (Rock Steady); Tosh, I’m Done (Lover’s Rock); and Agent Sasco, Feel the Vibe (Dancehall). The full album will be available for download on August 31. Funds generated from sales of the album on iTunes will be contributed to the development of Jamaican Music under the Desnoes & Geddes Foundation’s Learning for Life platform in partnership with the Pablo Stennett led We Are Tomorrow Foundation.

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