40TH ANNIVERSARY OF GREENSLEEVES RECORD LABEL CELEBRATED WITH NEW YORK CITY CONCERT

On Wednesday June 21, 2017, VP Records and the famous B.B. Kings Blues Club in Times Square, New York held an epic night of international roots reggae and dub to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of historic U.K. reggae label, Greensleeves Records. Italian born reggae star Alborosie delivered his first New York concert performance, while roots reggae sensation Queen Ifrica headlined…

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SOCA GOLD 2017 AVAILABLE TODAY

On its 20th year, the top selling Soca Gold compilation album by VP Records will be released at a time when soca is hotter than ever before. With an abundance of cultures embracing the Carnival season, along with soca influences being witnessed in many of today’s biggest contemporary pop hits, Soca Gold is destined to be the soundtrack to the…

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DC Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival Wraps up its Second Staging at RFK Stadium

Tarrus Riley, Queen Ifrica, Romain Virgo and Bunji and Fay Ann Lyons, rock the Stage- Photos by Ajamu Myrie The second staging of the Washington, D.C. Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival took place Sunday, June 18th and brought together thousands of guests at its new venue, RFK Stadium. The fun-filled day included mainstage and cultural stage performances, mouthwatering jerk food selections…

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ALBOROSIE AND CARLENE DAVIS VISIT VP WAREHOUSE

  Alborosie, Patricia Chin, Carlene Davis On Thursday June 22nd, Italian born reggae artist Alborosie stopped by VP Records Office warehouse following his first NYC concert or the Greensleeves 40th anniversary concert at BB King the day before. On the same day reggae legend Carlene Davis stopped by. They said hello to VP Records founder Patricia Chin.

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CHRIS CHIN RECEIVES AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC AT OUTSTANDING FIFTY ASIAN AMERICANS IN BUSINESS 2017

Photo by Ajamu Myrie- L to R- John Wang, President of the Asian American Business Development Center, Chris Chin and Patricia Chin The 16th annual Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Awards Dinner Gala was held on June 20th at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. Chris Chin, President of VP Awards was honored for outstanding achievement in music. The awards…

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Queen Ifrica Announces US Tour

Reggae chart topper Queen Ifrica embarks on a US Tour this June beginning in DC at The Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival and ending at the Festival of Life in Chicago on July 1st. Performing alongside Queen Ifrica at select stops is famous Jamaican Reggae DJ, Tony Rebel. The two week tour will also include stops in Cincinnati, Atlanta, Denver, St.Louis…

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