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Fri, 24th Sep 2010

Gyptian to 'Hold You' at BBC Radio Concert

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Saturday, September 25 at Wembley Arena in London

(VP RECORDS, NEW YORK)  - Reggae star Gyptian crosses the pond to wow British fans for the annual BBC Radio 1Xtra Live, taking place atWembley Arena in London on Saturday, September 25. Gyptian joins a hotlist of international acts for the annual event that also includes B.O.B andJason Derulo, in addition to local U.K. acts.

"BBC Radio continues to show me a lot of love," reveals Gyptian. "They've always supported my music and I'm looking forward to performing at 1Xtra Live." Gyptian will be singing his tunes to even more U.K. fans during his upcoming European tour, which runs from October 13 to November 13.

Gyptian's popularity continues to skyrocket internationally, as the videos for his first smash hit, "Hold You," has now been added into rotation on MTV Base and its Major Lazer remix into play on MTV Dance, over in the UK. He is also nominated for "Reggae Artist of the Year" at the 2010 MOBO Awards, which takes place in Liverpool on October 20. He will be competing with fellow VP Records artist, Gappy Ranks, for the honor.

Gyptian currently has two singles in rotation on U.S. radio with "Hold You" hitting Top 40 radio on Z100 in New York and his second single, "Nah Let Go" in rotation on New York's HOT97. The "Nah Let Go" video recently premiered on BET 106 & Park as the "New Joint of the Day," fueling the buzz on this star.

For more information on the concert, log on to www.bbc.co.uk/1xtra/1xtralive. To learn more about Gyptian and to check out his tour calendar, visit his artist profile at www.vprecords.com/gyptain.

Thu, 16th Sep 2010

Gyptian's "Nah Let Go" Debuts on BET's 106 & Park

 

Gyptian's "Nah Let Go" Debuts on BET's 106 & Park
on Thursday, September 16, 2010



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(VP RECORDS, NEW YORK)  - Still enjoying the growing success of his breakout international hit, "Hold You," reggae star Gyptian's follow-up new single, "Nah Let Go," is another crowd pleaser. The video for the new single debuts on the #1 most-watched music countdown show in the world, BET's106 & Park, as the coveted "New Joint" on Thursday, September 16, 2010.

"Nah Let Go" is the second single from Gyptian's third album, Hold You, released by VP Records in July 2010. The tropical-flavored romantic ballad was just added into rotation on rhythmic radio authority, HOT97 WQHT, in New York. 

The video was shot in Gyptian's homeland of Jamaica, and depicts Gyptian on a rendezvous with his lady love, while lush landscapes of the island countryside provide the perfect backdrop. It was shot by famed Jamaican film and music video director, Ras Kassa. The video is also currently in rotation on MTV JamsMTVUMusic Choice and MuchVibe in Canada.

106 & Park airs on BET from 6pm to 8pm EST. Log on to www.106andpark.com for further viewing details and to vote the video into the countdown. For more information on Gyptian, visit his artist profile at www.vprecords.com/gyptain. Please direct all press inquiries to the VP Records Publicity Department - Rhona Fox at 718-425-1151 or rhona.fox@vprecords.com.

Sat, 11th Sep 2010

ELEPHANT MAN- PLEADS FOR VISAS

 

After Elephant Man's remarkable performance at Reggae Tip, he brought solidarity to the industry by standing up for his fellow artisits calling for strength in numbers and pressuring the American government to re-instate the visas for Beenie Man, Bounty Killa, Mavado, and Vibes Kartel.  He went to say that Hot 97's Reggae Tip is not a competition or for seeing who did the best but for uniting the industry and bringing reggae music to the forefront of the world's stage .  

 

DID FLIPPA MAFIA FLIP TO GET OUTTA JAIL AND GET BACK IN THE GAME ? 

Word on the street is that Flippa Mafia is out looking to get back in the game after his incarceration for trying to enter the United States illegally.  

Tue, 10th Aug 2010

SUGAR MINOTT-TRIBUTE SHOW(I HAVE A DREAM)

ON Sunday 11 th of july 2010 Lincoln Barrington,A.K.A Sugar Minott passed away from us he has been performing since, 1969 he was a singer,producer and a Sound system Operator. most of all he was a great entertainer of Reggae Dancehall Music,and a great friend to us he will surely be missed

Sat, 24th Jul 2010

GYPTAIN-HOLD YUH-THE ABLUM RELEASE EVENT

 

GYPTAIN -PERFORMANING LIVE @ TEN PALMS GULF STREAM RACE TRACK

& CASINO AUGUST 6 ,2010 FOR TICKET INFO CLICK FLYER.

 

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