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Damian Marley Is The Latest Musician To Join Tidal As A Co-Owner

Damian Marley onstage Tidal X: Tues Oct. 20. Photo Credit: Mark VonHolden

Reggae mainstay Damian “Junior Gong” Marley has become the latest big name to sign on to Hip-Hop mogul Jay Z’s, Tidal Streaming Service as a co-owner. The news was announced recently at the streaming service’s massive Tidalx1020 concert, which took place in Brooklyn. As Marley was set to take the stage, the audience was told that this was to be his first performance as co-owner, which was met with a round of applause.

The show, which helped raise money for The concert was also a celebration, as the streaming service can now claim one million paying subscribers, which is up a few hundred thousand from several months ago.  Marley was one of more than twenty well-know musicians that performed at the Tidalx1020 show, including superstars like jay Z, Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, and surprise guests like Nas and DJ Khaled.

Damian Marley has charted two top ten albums, and was even in a supergroup with Mick Jagger, Joss Stone and Oscar-winning composer A. R. Rahman. He is one of the best-known reggae acts since his father, the legendary Bob Marley


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Mavado and Nicki Minaj Soundtracks for Upcoming Film Beyond The Lights

Mavado joins rap queen Nicki Minaj having two soundtracks in the upcoming movie

Beyond The Lights produced by American Film Director Gina Prince-Bythewood, who

wrote and directed the widely acclaimed reality TV film feature Love and Hip-Hop. The tracks that made the film are C’Mon Boy and Give It All To Me.  Beyond The Lights is a story about a world famous music superstar (Noni Jean) who almost fell apart from the pressures until she meets a promising young cop and aspiring politician (Kaz Nicol) who’s been assigned to her detail.  The two fall fast and hard despite the protest of those around them, but it is ultimately the love of the cop that gives this world famous superstar the courage to find her own voice and break free to become the artist she was meant to be.

Mavado shared in a tweet:

The Gully Gad, has released a series of tracks and videos recently including the highly anticipated double ‘hitta’ video for singles ‘My Own and  Mavado will be dropping a new mix tape, Hands of Gully soon while Beyond The Lights hit movie theatres November 14.