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German Producer DJ Densen Talks Working with Romain Virgo on New Track

(repost from The Jamaica Gleaner) In the pandemic-induced ghost town of Cologne, Germany, two producers set out to create a rhythm-juggling project that has now morphed into a vibrant, Afro-infectious love song belted out by Romain Virgo. The single, Good Woman, premières today, following heavy promotion on social media and from an excited Virgo, who revealed that he hasn’t felt so excited about a song’s release in a long time. Mirroring…

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Queens Public Library 125th Anniversary Celebration Featuring VP Records Co-founder Miss Pat Chin!

On Friday, June 11, 2021, at 11A.M., join the Queens Public Library’s President and CEO Dennis M. Walcott, and VP Records Co-founder Patricia ‘Miss Pat’ Chin for a zoom conversation on life, community, arts, and culture. Celebrating accomplishments through the library’s history and looking at the present day to envision the future, the library’s 125th anniversary celebration highlights the library’s historical successes and shines a spotlight on community stories and…

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Reggae For The Global Vinyl Holiday!

(repost from Vision Newspaper) Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1,400 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of similar stores internationally. VP Records has participated annually since 2015 at its flagship retail store in Jamaica, New York at its Miramar, Florida…

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Miss Pat Speaks On The History Of VP Records And How Reggae Music Spread Across The World!

(repost from the Breakfast Club – Power 105.5 FM) VP Records Matriarch Patricia ‘Miss Pat’ Chin speaks to Angela Yee, DJ Envy and Charlamagne Tha God on New York’s Power 105.5 FM!  Miss Pat speaks on the founding of VP Records, and the early days of life in New York!  

Miss Pat Chin Helped Reggae Become a Globally Celebrated Genre!

(repost from Yahoo! News) Here’s what one Asian Jamaican woman has to do with the global rise of reggae music ? » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/KnowThis Learn about the V and P Family Foundation: https://www.vandpfoundation.org/ For more entertainment news, subscribe to NowThis News. #Reggae #Music #PatChin #Politics #News #NowThis…

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Cocoa Tea’s ‘Good Life’ returns in an animated style from VP Records/ Greensleeves — and illustrator Jenille Brown!

(repost from our friends at NY Daily News) Reggae star Cocoa Tea’s “Good Life” is a perpetually special song that’s getting a revival through a recently released animated music video. The first official video for the 1994 reggae classic, the animated work focuses on an independent Black woman and the many aspects of her “Good Life,” explained illustrator and animator specialist Jenille Brown. “My interpretation for the female character is…

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