Tag : Producer

Peer to Peer with Jamie Rodigan

  Originally hailing from West London, Jamie Rodigan has grown up with music in his blood. The son of the legendary radio broadcaster Sir David ‘RamJam’ Rodigan, music has played a pivotal role throughout his life. Jamie developed a love for reggae music through his trips to Jamaica in his youth with his father. VP:  What motivated you to pursue a career in music?  JR:  I was immersed in music…

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Peer to Peer with Countree Hype

  When it comes to making dancehall beats that dominate the streets and clubs, on-the-rise producer Taugea “Countree Hype” Dayes is one of the best. He has been steadily making his name as the creative force behind the independent record label Countree Hype Entertainment. VP:  How did you get your start in the business? CH:  I got started in the business being around the artist environment.  Growing up, I was…

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Peer to Peer with UK Producer Taz

  Jamaican-born Taz had an early introduction to the Jamaican music scene and Sound System from hanging out in local studios.  At age 12 he moved to London where music became a central part of his life. His big break came in 2004 when he worked with Grime artist Dizzee Rascal. This success led to further production and remix work such as Ashanti’s ‘Rain On Me’ and ‘Rock Withchu’ as…

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Industry Focus with Romario English

Romario English, known professionally as Romieikon, is a Jamaican dancehall influencer, producer and songwriter. Beginning his career in the latter years of the 2000 decade, where he pursed being a disco-jock under the moniker ‘DJRomiie’ while attending Cornwall College high school in Montego-Bay St James. He released his first official project World Tour Riddim’ in partnership with Khary ‘Xx3eme’ Cammock in 2016 under his entertainment company – British Linkz LLC…

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