Grammy-nominated reggae/rock band Rebelution have released the second offering from their forthcoming sixth studio album, Free Rein. On “City Life,” the band teamed up with acclaimed producer Winta James (Damian Marley, Chronixx) to flawlessly capture the relaxing feel of the song while frontman Eric Rachmany sings about his yearning for the slow-paced life outside of a big city. Rebelution’s sixth studio album Free Rein will be released on June 15th as the fourth joint venture between their 87 Music label and NYC-based Easy Star Records. The album sees the California-based band exploring new genres more so than ever before [...]
Protoje releases his new single “Bout Noon” across all digital and streaming platforms. Produced by Winta James and Lamont “Monty” Savory, “Bout Noon” is confirmed on Protoje's upcoming fourth studio album to be released by In.Digg.Nation Collective/Overstand Entertainment under license to Mr Bongo & Easy Star Records (US). This is Protoje's first release with Easy Star Records. “Bout Noon” features a melodic delivery by Protoje over a beat that blends aggressive drums of a hip-hop influence with a funky rub-a-dub bass line and moody R&B guitars. “I wrote this song on a flight home after an extensive Summer of touring. I was looking forward to being home, [...]
We are excited to announce we're once again partnering with Rebelution to release their new album Free Rein on June 15th! Visit RebelutionMusic.com or iTunes to pre-order now. Leading into the album, we will be releasing a new single on the last Friday of each month. The first single "Celebrate" is now streaming across all platforms. Download with the pre-order on iTunes or at the Rebelution webstore, or stream on Spotify! REBELUTION TOUR DATES
The second single off of Jesse Royal's debut album, Lily Of Da Valley, "Generation" featuring Jo Mersa Marley, has a brand new video out now! Jesse explains that they "went in on a different concept in this video simply because we feel like it’s important to stick a message wherever you can or whatever platform you have. So this video is tackling or highlight domestic violence from a different perspective that is rarely seen or even acknowledged that plays such a major role on a lot of children from the inner cities and elsewhere lives.” JESSE ROYAL TOUR DATES
THE HOLIDAY SALE SEASON CONTINUES During the Easy Star Records iTunes Label Sale, all of the releases on our roster are at discounted prices between $3.99-$7.99! Click here to take advantage of this deal before it expires on January 5, 2018.
CHART SUCCESS WITH NEW RELEASES FROM THE EXPANDERS, JESSE ROYAL, AND THE GREEN Artists from the Easy Star Records roster have been hitting #1 on the Billboard Reggae Chart for a four-week stretch starting October, 21 with Old Time Something, Come Back Again, Vol. 2 from The Expanders! This marked the second installment in their cover series. Where Volume 1 saw the band recording songs already incorporated into their live sets, Volume 2 presented a new challenge for the band in picking, learning and executing songs they had never played before. Jesse Royal's release, Lily of da Valley, took the #1 spot for the following two weeks! After multiple successful singles and [...]