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Spragga Benz Says he Wrote for Vybz Kartel, Talks Alkaline, Squash and More

Spragga Benz 2020

Spragga Benz is keeping up to date with the times in dancehall, with dance moves and the things the artistes are putting in their lyrics, such as scamming and other things that are not uplifting. In a recent interview on Entertainment Report(ER) Spragga says there is a nostalgia for the 90’s music out in the world. This is good for deejays like himself, he has favourites on his catalogue, and he adds new music sometimes. Spragge Benz explains that Steven Marley offered him an opportunity to tour with the Marley’s even though he has his own label. Nowadays he is making more of a presence in Jamaica again, as he maintains his roots and his foundation, as he believes if the roots are not maintained the tree can’t grow. At 50 he is still full of energy, he feels like he still puts out great songs many times, some people …

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Spragga Benz and Why he has Not Performed Much in Jamaica


Spragga speaks about what has kept him out of the limelight for a long time, he also affirmed his long-time command of female fans in dancehall. His fans were close and getting personal attention when he performed recently. It is his first performance in Jamaica for a long time. He is glad that the fans interacted with him in a great way still. Spragga hopes the fans appreciate what he did. View this post on Instagram From mi was a tiny tot 🎶 A post shared by Spragga Benz (@spraggabenz3) on Feb 2, 2020 at 8:14pm PST His old-time fans were happy to see him, and he got some new ones as well. The veteran who is steadily reclaiming his spot in the dancehall, said he went away for a while because his son was murdered and they seized his firearm and started treating him like a suspect. His son’s …

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Spragga Benz Created History on Billboard Reggae Album Chart

Spragga Benz the Jamaican entertainer has created history on the Reggae Album Chart, his new album “Chiliagon” got to the number one spot. Carlton Grant whose stage name is Spraga Benz became the oldest Dancehall artiste at 50-year-old, to have a chart-topping album. Easy Star Records promoted “Chiliagon” and it was released on September 27. It is Spragga’s 8th studio album and it has been nearly a decade since he put out an album. “Chiliagon” has been treated as one of the best albums to be released by Spragga by his fans. The entertainer explored various moods and sounds and the album was produced by Paul Fowler, Andrew Oury, Cristy Barber and Spragga Benz. People in the music business have described the album as an electric mix of drum and bass, grime, garage, hip hop, dancehall, roots and riddim. “It was effortless the way the album came together. The producers …

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Spragga Benz Drops “Chiliagon” Album

Acclaimed Jamaican Dancehall pioneer Spragga Benz releases CHILIAGON (Easy Star/Buttercuts/Red Square Productions) today September 27th. His first album in nearly a decade, CHILIAGON arrives as a seminal work from one of the most influential artists of the Dancehall movement. Featuring some of the UK’s most groundbreaking and celebrated talent across Grime, Hip-Hop and D&B plus international phenoms such as Sean Paul and Agent Sasco, CHILIAGON is not only a celebration of culture, music and legacy but a musical lesson of roots and riddims. The 15-track album itself features the likes of Tanika, General Levy, Rodney P, Killa P and Harry Shotta as well as productions from Cadenza, Toddla T, JAMirko, Sukh Knight and Zed Bias making it a diverse kaleidoscope of infectious beats. Kingston-born Spragga Benz rose to prominence in the early ‘90s with a number of underground hits that would help define the Dancehall genre. His Jamaican success led …

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Spragga Benz and Others are Hitting Out Against PM Andrew Holness, Here’s Why

“He as given mining leases to foreigners… that to show you the extent of what a dunce Andrew Holness is” Check out this video shared by iconic dancehall artiste Spragga Benz Amidst huge debate that’s currentlying going on with regards to the future of the Cockpit Country located in southern Jamaica. “every country in the world, water is more expensive than Gas” the speaker also went on to state that you will be selling something that is priceless. Why are we buying oil from the Americans, the speaker asks, suggesting that we should bottle water and trade it with the Arabs for oil vs buying oil from America. See more in video below   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by yardhype.com (@yardhype) on Jul 31, 2019 at 2:17pm PDT READ: Bounty Killer Taking a Stand Against Mining in Cockpit Country Spragga also posted the following online with …

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Reggae Sumfest 2019 Full Artistes Lineup

The biggest dancehall reggae concert in Jamaica is just a couple months away and the organizers have officially released the line-up of the artistes who are booked to perform on both major nights. Reggae Sumfest has been Jamaica’s number one Show for over 25 years and this year they are looking to go even bigger and better. The week-long festival will be kept in Montegobay from July 14th to July 20th. The artistes who will perform on(Night 1) Dancehall night Friday, July 19 are Koffee, Chronixx, Spice, Squash, Elephant Man, Dexta Daps, Dovey Magnum, Spragga Benz, Govana, Jahvillani, Munga, Chronic Law, Shane E, Unknown Gringo and Shauna Chyn. The artistes who will perform on(night 2) Reggae night Saturday, July 20th are Dalton Harris, Beres Hammond, Buju Banton, Jah9, Protoje, Tarrus Riley and Christopher Martin. Though they are not featured on the main flyer dancehall’s heavy weights Beenie Man and Bounty …

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Spragga Benz , Sean Paul , Agent Sasco, Chi Ching Ching – Differ Remix [Music Video] HD

Watch this new music video for Differ Remix ( Spragga Benz , Sean Paul , Agent Sasco, Chi Ching Ching. On the remix, the Afro-Caribbean percussion is a hypnotic loop with pulsating synth chords adding colour for these lethal lyricists to flex their wordplay of what makes them different. Spragga Benz, Sean Paul, Agent Sasco and Chi Ching Ching stay in the pocket of the rolling drums performing his verse effortlessly. Spragga chose these specific artists because of his close friendship with them over the years. “When I proposed the idea to Andy of Buttercuts Records and Toddla they were totally ecstatic about it,” he says.

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