Author Archives : Natasha Voncastle

VP Records YouTube Channel To Carry Jamaica Jazz and Blues Livestream This Weekend!

VP Records YouTube channel to carry Jamaica Jazz and Blues livestream this weekend! Presented with the theme of ‘Bringing Back The Magic,’ coverage of the three-night event begins on Thursday March 4th at and concludes on Saturday March 6th. The stellar list of performers includes Jah9, Richie Stephens, Lila Ike, Mortimer, Sevana and more. This virtual experience will mix rising artists with established voices to create a festival that will,…

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VP RECORDS FOUNDER MS. PAT IN CONVERSATION WITH CATALINA MARIA JOHNSON AND 40TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW REEL In association with Time Out New York Thursday, March 18, 2021

7:00 pm – 7:45 pm Airing on SummerStageAnywhere.org, SummerStage YouTube, Facebook, and Twitch www.SummerStageAnywhere.org TUNE IN SummerStageAnywhere.org Instagram (SummerStage) – click here YouTube (NYCSummerStage) – click here Facebook (SummerStageNYC) – click here Twitch (SummerStageNYC) – click here   Ms. Pat (Patricia Chin), founder of VP Records, will be in conversation with Catalina Maria Johnson in celebration of Miss Pat’s anticipated book release – “Miss Pat – My Reggae Music Journey.”…

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VP Records Mourns the Passing of Bunny Wailer

The global reggae fraternity will recognize the passing of Neville O’Riley Livingston, better known as Bunny Wailer as the end of an era. The last surviving member of the Wailers core trio with Bob Marley and Peter Tosh, passed away today at 73. Bunny Wailer was a singer, songwriter, and percussionist, an activist, and an icon of reggae music. He was a three-time Grammy Award winner for his albums ‘Time…

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Beres Hammond Livestream Concert Caps Reggae Month Jamaica With Massive Success!

Fan postings of “G.O.A.T.” (greatest of all-time) on the Beres Hammond Facebook and VP YouTube live chat Sunday night highlighted the fan appreciation and pent-up demand for this first-class reggae performance, with more than 130,000 concurrent attendees on the livestream presentation. The 90-minute concert was a parade of hits by the crooner, who’s celebrating a 40-plus year career. Special guest performances from Marcia Griffiths, Buju Banton and Popcaan underscored the…

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Beres Hammond’s Love From a Distance Live Set To Cap Reggae Month 2021 Celebrations

Jamaica’s Reggae Month 2021 will come to a star-studded finale at 9pm EST on Sunday night, February 28th when world renowned vocalist Beres Hammond and his band take the stage for an exclusive concert event before a virtual audience, live streamed via the star’s Facebook page (www.fcebook.com/bereshamondofficial), the VP Records YouTube page (www.youtube.com/vprecords), on national television in Jamaica and several other social media platforms (#reggaemonth2021). The free event titled Love…

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SPICE, QUEEN OF THE DANCEHALL JOINS CINEMA WITH DANCEHALL FOR FRENZ LONG-FORM VIDEO!

Spice, Queen of the Dancehall combines real life drama, humor and visual effects to give her Frenz music video a cinematic effect. The Dancehall star debuted “Frenz Official Music Video” on Angela Yee’s talk show Lip Service. The theatrical display was conceptualized by Spice who co-directed the piece with Xtreme Arts. “I wanted to demonstrate that each time a person betrays me, it is literally a knife or scissors in…

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