Backstage: Hot 97 On The Reggae Tip 2014
#TaniaOnTheScene — I got go to behind-the-scenes and interview some of the artists performing at Hot 97’s “On The Reggae Tip” concert.
Tifa performed, Shaggy performed and brought out RSNY, Treach from Naughty by Nature and Ne-Yo, Beenie Man blessed the stage and brought out Ashanti, Shabba Ranks did a duo with Maxi Priest.. and so much more.
Check out the recap below:
Taking A Look Back; Here’s What You Missed
#TaniaOnTheScene - Check out a few clips I put together from various interviews that I’ve done throughout the year. It’s been a fun and fabulous year of fashion show, red carpet events, and so many bloopers. I’m looking forward to bringing you much more in 2014!
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Bruk It Down 2.0
#TaniaOnTheScene - Mr. Vegas’ new album is currently in stores. He has a single with Beyonce - Standing on the sun that debuted this summer. I had the chance of talking to him at his album release party, along with Bobby Konders.
Check it out:
Caribbean Roots: Mavado ‘Give It All To Me’ Featuring Nicki Minaj
#TaniaOnTheScene - Nicki Minaj is at it again! This time she’s making an appearance on her fellow islander’s song. Mavado‘s ”Give It All To Me” featuring Nicki Minaj, is a great summer song. Mavado, the ‘Gully God,’ does performs his usual combination of singing and rapping in patois, while Nicki joins in with her bad gal style. According to directlyrics.com:
“Give It All To Me’ is a nice, chill dancehall number. Nicki Minaj has one full proper rap verse on the song that starts just before ‘minute 1′. She the come backs to sing the bridge. Nice blend between Mavado and Nicki’s flows. And cute reference the ‘Pink Friday’ star had to fellow ‘islander,’ Rihanna, shouting, ‘Carribbean girls run it, ask RiRi.”
Mavado is currently signed to Nicki Minaj’s label mate “We The Best” Music, owned by her wannabe fiancé DJ Khaled. Mavado is constantly working on new music with We The Best, so it’s unclear whether “Give It All To Me” will appear on a new mixtape or an upcoming album.
Check out “Give It All To Me” below.
New Music from T.O.K. to KickStart Your Morning
#TaniaOnTheScene - Dancehall supergroup T.O.K. remains the talk of Kingston and more, with the their new smash single "Want U Body," available today, August 12, 2013 on all major digital retailers worldwide from Kick Dem Records, distributed by FOX FUSE. Released in two versions, "Want U Body" for radio and the explicit version, "Want Punanny" for the dancehall massive, these signature dancehall tunes bring T.O.K.’s trademark party vibes and make for the perfect soundtrack to keep you dancing all year long.
@DiRealShaggy Performing LIVE!
#TaniaOnTheScene - FREE Concert in Prospect Park TONIGHT - Featuring Shaggy!
Let’s get together to see Mr. Bombastic himself Shaggy and TK Wonder at this Free Outdoor Concert in Prospect Park.
Shaggy / TK Wonder
August 9, 2013 · 7:30 PM
"Timeless" Concert with Maxi Priest and KES The Band
#TaniaOnTheScene - Reggae icon Maxi Priest and soca powerhouse KES The Band unite on stage for the aptly titled Timeless concert, a musical celebration this Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013. Presented by New York City’s haute nightlife tastemakers Big & Strong and The Tryst Group, this extraordinary concert takes centerstage at the ultrachic performance venue Stage 48 in the heart of Manhattan, and guarantees a timeless experience for all.
“Timeless is the ultimate musical experience that transcends the bounds of musical genres and eras,” state promoters Big & Strong and Tryst. “The combination of artistry, matching the excitement and the energy of KES The Band with the ageless and illimitable Maxi Priest, represent the finest in Caribbean musicality.”