We began this week with Bunji Garlin’s new smash hit “Chicken and Dumplin” produced by Kubiyashi and Walshy Fire. Then we head into the Unforgettable Freestyle by PnB Rock. This week also feature’s Nicki Minaj’s new single Chun-Li and Tinashe with Faded Love. We even throw in some classics like Terror Fabulous and Spragga Benz on the Pepperseed Riddim. Before heading into another classic riddim Arab Attack Riddim, which also features Spragga Benz and Buju Banton. We stay in this classic hits mode with Snow & Nadine Sutherland – Anything for You. Then we head into the Soca side of things with MzVee and Lyrikal with Dance Calypso. This week also features Reggaeton hits like Lucenzo with Bailando El Dembow, and J Balvin with Ginza. We had back into some Reggae throwbacks like Mad Cobra with Rod Out. Before ending this week’s podcast with Hood Celebrityy featuring Cardi B and Young Chow with Island Girls.
Dancehall + Soca on Smash podcast is a hard and aggressive mix. Starting off with some power Soca by Marzville & Stabby, Maddzart, and not forgetting the Viking, Bunji Garlin. We also feature the Queen of Soca, Destra with her new single Bacchanal Gimme. We even throw in some classics like Soca Boys with Follow The Leader, Dance With Me by Machel Montano. Before going on the groovy side of things with some groovy soca tunes like Hot and Groovy by Militant. Then we flip things with Dancehall featuring Charly Black, Vybz Kartel and his new single Real Bad Gal (produced by Dre Skull). We even throw in some RnB and Hip Hop tunes like Kid Ink – Show Me (featuring Chris Brown). Not forgetting the soon to be the summer hit for 2018, Amara La Negra with What A Bam Bam (sampling Sister Nancy’s Bam Bam Reggae tune). We also go further up north into the Canadian side of things with Massari and Tory Lanez. Before ending the mix in the Caribbean with Rvssian of Head Concussion Records with his smash hit riddim Bashment Time Riddim, featuring Savage Savo leading the pack on this riddim with Whining Work. Not forgetting hitmakers like Charly Black and Shenseea.
Retro Reggae MiX podcast begins with Akon’s new single featuring WizKid – Gangsters. Then we head to Konshens with Body Feel Good. Along with dancehall’s biggest riddim out right now, Glad Bag Riddim which features Leftside. We dabble with some Soca, Coalishun and their hit single Ice Cream. Before spinning a classic folk song from Guyana, Rosehall Town. Then we head into the RnB side of things with Aaliyah and Rock Da Boat. Retro Reggae features sample mixes with Buju Banton, Nadine Sutherland, and Admiral Bailey. We even throw in some Hip Hop classics like Erykah Badu featuring Common. Before heading back to the Rnb side of things with 112. Not forgetting the Dancehall element with Vybz Kartel. We even head as far as Hawaii with J-Boog and his Hawaiin influenced Reggae sound. Before heading back to Jamaica with Beres Hammond. We stay on the Jamaican side of things with retro dancehall artists like Conroy Smith and Silver Cat on the Joyride Riddim. Then we add in again the Hip Hop element with Drake and his monster hit, Started From The Bottom.
The vibe for this week’s Dancehall + Soca podcast goes in the direction of a smooth jazzy blend, featuring some classics like Lionel Richie’s Penny Lover (Reggae version). Also Shy Guy by Diana King (made famous by Will Smith and Martin Lawerence hit movie Bad Boys). We also include some dancehall classics like Serani’s No Games. Not forgetting samples from hit tracks like Still Dre. Keeping with the smooth jazzy vibe, we also feature hits from Ashanti featuring The Notorious B. I. G. Along with more current hits like Work by Rihanna featuring Drake. On the Soca side, we have the groovy track by Isaac Blackman – To The Ceiling. We also mixed some fresh Hip Hop hits like PnB Rock’s Unforgettable Freestyle, and J Balvin’s Unforgettable Latin Remix. On the Reggaeton/Latin side, we have Machel Montano’s newest track Mami Lo Tiene, along with One Wine which features Major Lazer and Sean Paul. On the Sean Paul tip, we have his newest track with Mavado called Sanctify, which samples 50 Cent – Candy Shop on the remix. Keeping with the dancehall vibe, we also have hits like Popcaan’s It’s Too Bad, and King Ko$a featuring Konshens and Shenseea with Best NaNa. Also, we throw in some classics from Vybz Kartel like Yuh Pum Pum V.I.P. Jamie xx with I Know There’s Gonna Be Good Times which features Hip Hop star Young Thug and Dancehall’s Popcaan. Ending this week’s podcast is Dream Weekend by Vybz Kartel.
Welcome to this week’s episode of Dancehall + Soca, the Road to Carnival Edition. We start off the mix with a remix of international dancehall star Sean Paul. Continuing on the remix path, we have a reggae version of Chris Brown’s Say Goodbye, done by Kiprich. This week follows the theme of good music, featuring the smash it Delilah by Mavado. Then we head into the bass thumping, fist pumping hits like Psy’s Gangnam Style and Calabria. Not forgetting new and instant hits on the soca side with a track by Kerwin Du Bois. We also throw in some international flavor spanning across multiple genres with Kanye West & Jay Z’s Paris, Baauer’s Harlem Shake, and The Chainsmokers with #SELFIE. Then we return to the soca theme with some hot riddims like the Whistle Drums Riddim featuring Trinidad Ghost with Bubble and Dip, also Scrilla with Wood. We decided to sample some chutney, desi and house tracks for the added kick, or rather a heavy bass. Even sprinkled some heavy hitters in the Power Soca sub-genre like Machel Montano, Lyrikal, and Bunji Garlin. To sweeten things up we also have tracks by Soca sensation K Rich and KES the Band. Not forgetting some new exclusives like Bunji Garlin and Preedy with Share It for 2018.