TOP 14 REASONS WHY BUNJI GARLIN’S “DIFFERENTOLOGY” IS READY FOR THE NEW YEAR
1. Busta Rhymes jumps on the official remix for “Differentology (Ready For The Road).”
2. Flash mob performance to song occurred inside the Long Island, NY airport over the holiday season.
3. MTV Iggy’s 2013 Song of the Year
4. Garlin performed song with The Roots at annual OkayPlayer holiday party.
5. Okayplayer’s Large Up Chose as #1 Soca Song for 2013
6. One of NPR’s Top 100 Songs of 2013
7. 2013 Soul Train award win for Best International Performance
8. First song to win 5 nights in a row on NYC’s HOT 97 FM’s Battle of The Beats competition.
9. Single receiving over 125 radio spins a week. It is in rotation at Power 105, HOT 97, HOT 93.7, JAM’N 94.5, JAMZ 96.3, 92.3 NOW and more.
10. Peaked at #1 on Shazam charts in NYC boroughs (Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens), Hempstead, NY and Fort Lee, NJ.
11. Featured in this season’s Grey’s Anatomy in the opening sequence of episode 10.
12. NBA’s new favorite arena anthems for the 2013/2014 season. It aired throughout the Barclays Center during Brooklyn Nets games and Air Canada Centre during Toronto Raptors games.
13. 2013′s biggest hit throughout the Caribbean Carnival season, scoring over a million YouTube views since February.
14. DJ supergroup Major Lazer jumped on the remix earlier this year and was the go-to track to open all their live shows.
Bunji Garlin will release his upcoming studio album next year on VP Records. His anticipated release will be his first full-length release on VP Records since 2007’s Global. The Trinidadian artist and international soca royalty is known for his high-energy stage shows, lyrical confidence and eloquence. Garlin is both a composer and performer of soca and ragga soca. The latter is a blend of soca with dancehall music that he made his own during the start of his career in the late ‘90s. He has won the “Ragga Soca Monarch” competition in both 2000 and 2001, the Young King title in 2001, the coveted title of International Soca Monarch in 2002 and then reclaimed this title for three more years.