Written By Queen Lexyonce
NYC is one of the dominating states in America that pushes and supports the culture of Dancehall Music. FOX 5 NEWS in collaboration with STUDIO 5 has something special lined up for Dancehall and Reggae fans as they will be showcasing a full-length feature highlighting both Dancehall and Reggae talents both present and past.
“KINGS AND QUEENS OF DANCEHALL” hosted by FOX5 reporter Lisa Evers, delves deep into the history of Jamaica’s vibrant music culture by featuring Reggae greats like Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff and Buju Banton and how the genre of Reggae birthed the popular more urban genre we come to know as Dancehall music.
The 30-minute feature is an enlightening and insightful piece for those who love and enjoy the Jamaican music culture. Also for those who are interested in learning more about the culture. Throughout this Fox 5 Special, viewers was be able to understand the importance of the Dancehall music from the start of it time.
Lisa Evers is sitting down with industry insiders such as Author/Photographer Beth Lesser and Massive B Disc Jock/ Media Personality Bobby Konders and Dancehall Analyst Shakira Mitchell from JARADIO TV whom will give insightful accounts on how impactful Dancehall/Reggae culture has become.
With the production assistance of PLAYBOOK MG contribution with the artists line up, “KINGS AND QUEENS OF DANCEHALL” will be taking a look into the current careers of big names representing both Reggae and Dancehall such as Vybz Kartel, Spice, Protoje, Koffee and Beenie Man. The feature will be airing on FOX5 channel on July 18,2019. Tune in to get your knowledge in the Royalty of Dancehall.