BUNJI GARLIN DROPS NEW EP CARNIVAL TABANCA DURING 2014 TRINIDAD & TOBAGO CARNIVAL

Trinidadian Ragga Soca vocalist Bunji Garlin brings the energy this Carnival week on his native island with a brand new EP Carnival Tabanca, available now on VP Records. The four-song set will feature his latest crop of Carnival tunes, including the popular title track, its fierce remix, the party starter “Red Light District” and Trinidad’s 2014 street anthem “Truck On…

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SEAN PAUL’S FULL FREQUENCY DEBUTS AS THE #1 REGGAE ALBUM

On Tuesday, February 18th, Jamaican pop/dancehall superstar Sean Paul released his sixth studio album Full Frequency on Atlantic/VP Records. The album debuted at #1 on the Billboard Reggae charts and is anchored by the lead singles “Want Dem All” Ft. Konshens and “Riot” ft. Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, which is currently the #1 song in Jamaica. The project also debuted…

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VP RECORDS RELAUNCHES UK REGGAE LABEL BLOOD AND FIRE 20 YEARS AFTER ITS FIRST RELEASE

ReFounded in Manchester, England – Blood and Fire has been reissuing roots reggae, dub and DJ albums with a jazz-influenced packaging aesthetic since the early 90s. 2014 marks the 20th anniversary of its first release (If Deejay Was Your Trade: The Dreads at King Tubby’s 1974-1977) and VP Records has teamed up with the revered label for a strategic relaunch….

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VANS TEAMS UP WITH REGGAE LABEL VP RECORDS FOR SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION DUB ROCKERS SHOE UNDER PRO-SKATER JOHN CARDIEL

Vans joins forces with reggae powerhouse VP Records to release an exclusive Dub Rockers shoe to celebrate the launch of Dub Rockers Volume 1, a groundbreaking compilation that combines Jamaica’s top artists with popular U.S. and Euro-based reggae acts. The 10-track musical collection features collaborations between Slightly Stoopid, Inner Circle & Capleton, Bad Brains & Angelo Moore of Fishbone, SOJA…

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TERRY LINEN RETURNS WITH HIS SOPHOMORE ALBUM WELCOME TO MY WORLD

After nearly 15 years, the soulful reggae crooner Terry Linen returns with his new studio album, entitled Welcome To My World. His sophomore effort, which will be released February 11, 2014 on VP Records, follows his acclaimed self-titled debut. In 1999, the talented Jamaican vocalist emerged in the reggae scene. His influence and similarity to lover’s rock icon Garnett Silk…

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JAMAICA’S ICONIC PENTHOUSE STUDIO CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF TIMELESS MUSIC WITH NEW DOUBLE AUDIO DISC & DVD COLLECTION

Legendary Jamaican producer Donovan Germain and his Penthouse label productions have made an indelible mark in the history of reggae music. To commemorate 25 years since the founding of Penthouse recording studio, VP Records and Mr. Germain have collaborated on the new release Penthouse Records 25 Years – The Journey Continues. The 2 CD/DVD collection will be available on January…

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