Category: Reggae

This is a genre of music that developed in the 60s in Jamaica and is rooted in a number of other musical styles.

Bob Marley Day 2019

This year the City of Toronto lit up it’s marquee sign in the notable Rastafarian colours of Red, Gold and Green on the official Bob Marley Day, February 6th which was his born day.They have been various events and observances around the world and continue into the upcoming weekend.Have a look from our vantage point …

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2017 in Rear View

With all of the upheaval around the world the steady vibes of positive reggae music has been permeating throughout. The year has marked the anniversary for a number of significant early recordings of the genre. Greensleves celebrated its 40th year in the business as one of the most influential labels based in the UK that …

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5 Time Juno Award Winner

If you ask most artists they would probably say that when it comes to awards just to be recognized is a win on it’s own but Exco Levi has won one of Canada’s most covented music awards five time. In our community sometimes we tend to be oblivious or dismissive of what a great accomplishment …

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Let’s Talk Iauwata

Rootz Reggae Radio was fortunate to have Iauwata Amha Selassie MD and Xola Lololi in our studio a few months ago and it with great appreciation, love and ?  that we are able to bring this to you. A conversation with Julion King during Conscious Thought each and every Wednesday from 7-9 PM. Here is …

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An Interview with Glen Washington

Glen Washington a corner stone of the reggae industry with connections to Canada through family, friends and mentorship of other artists who have come into their own. During the interview with Glen Washington, Tony Anthony surprises him on the line. Looking for more information visit    

An Interview with Andrew Tosh

As we see various pictures on social media from the opening of the Peter Tosh Museum in Pulse Centre, Trafalgar Road, St Andrew, Jamaica which took place on what would have been the legendary artist 72nd Earth Strong ; October 19th, 2016. Here is a brief interview with Andrew Tosh,one of his sons and a part …

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