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February 13, 2020 0 Comments Editorial

DESTINE MEDIA

International Recording Artist Christopher Ellis Release Single “Still Go A Dance” Produced by Damian ‘Jr Gong’ Marley

Kingston, Jamaica. January 31, 2020. As the world readies to descends on Jamaica for “Reggae Month” February celebrations (officially proclaimed and first staged in 2008), Christopher Ellis, the progeny of the late great “Alton Ellis” known as Godfather of Rocksteady, has delivered a nostalgic ode to the beloved era with “Still Go A Dance“.

On the timeless track-bound, Christopher ‘s rich soulful voice sings and reminisces of a time where reggae dominated the dance floor. It was a time when one forgot the outside turmoil and basked in the rocksteady vibes of Alton Ellis, Gergory Isaacs and Delroy Wilson. “Still Go A Dance” says it all, it is a celebration for the love of music and culture. Times have changed but popular street dances are a staple and as the crooner passionately boasts, we “Still go a dance same way”.  

Produced by GRAMMY award-winning Damian ‘Jr Gong’ Marley, Christopher’s lush organic voice sits masterfully between the distinctive, slower rocksteady style that Damian’s masterfully updated while keeping intact the foundation.    Christopher Ellis “Still Go A Dance” releases today, January 31st on all digital services worldwide from Ghetto Youths International.

Itunes Link
http://bit.ly/EllisStillGoADance

YouTube
https://youtu.be/00Mi5ewJWKM

ABOUT 
CHRISTOPHER LAMOUR ELLIS was born the youngest male progeny to “The Godfather of Jamaican Rocksteady”, the late ALTON ELLIS. Talented in his own right, the soulful 28 year-old Roots Reggae, R&B crooner has been astounding audiences with his incredibly natural, smooth vocal stylings since the age of 11. The Jamaica Gleaner notes, “His look and sound closely mirror those of his dad, he has beyond a doubt inherited the soulful vocals of his father.”


Born on March 12, 1982 in London, England, CHRISTOPHER ELLIS frequently performed with his legendary father on world tours, leaving lasting impressions on international audiences across the globe, including in the territories of: Jamaica, New York City, Italy, Germany, London, Spain and Canada, to name but a few. But, it wasn’t until the fledgling songbird was about 14 years old that he started to realize how groundbreaking his father’s legacy was, what his father meant to the country of Jamaica and the enormous influence that his father had on the development of the reggae and dancehall music genres.


Christopher humbly comments, “I feel privileged to have this great man as my father, to be involved with and learn from such a great man is completely an honour for me.” The talented singer-songwriter looks at the time that he spent touring with his famous father as a period of learning. Christopher reminisces, “For me, singing with my father was more like schooling; it prepared me immensely for my own career.” During his learning curve years, Ellis found himself perfecting his song writing talents and passion for music by performing regularly at venues such as the Jazz Café near his home in London, England.

Media Contact:
Name: Ronnie Tomlinson

Title: Publicist

Email: ronnie@destinemediapr.com

January 31, 2020 0 Comments Editorial, News

DESTINE MEDIA

Jo Mersa Marley Pens A Special Song for His Daughter Titled ‘Nothings Gonna Harm You’ Produced By Her Grandfather  Stephen Marley 

Kingston, Jamaica. January 31st 2020. It’s a family affair that transcends generations in a penned lyrical letter to a daughter, produced by her grandfather, ahead of a great grand-father’s posthumous birthday celebrations; Jo Mersa Marley releases “Nothing’s Gonna Harm You“.

For many African culture’s, ancestor veneration is prevalent. Prayers are made to the ancestors, who can be a source of inspiration, help and protection in one’s life, such is Jo Mersa introspective as he reflects on love, life and family while chanting to his forefathers. “Nothing’s gonna harm you not while I’m around” sings the third-generation Marley on the meaningful song to his daughter that was produced by his father, five-time GRAMMY winning Stephen Marley.

The inspiration for this song was mainly a message to my daughter letting her know that she’ll be well protected because that’s my job as her father” said Jo Mersa Marley.


On the eve of Reggae month (February) and ahead of the 75th Birthday celebration for his grand-father Robert Nesta Marley, Jo Mersa Marley releases the meaningful single paired with a captivating lyric video. “Nothing’s Gonna Harm You” is more than a song, it is a daily mantra repeated worldwide by parents and guardians who commiserate with Jo’s words “Demons are prowling everywhere nowadays“.


Nothing’s Gonna Harm You” is be available today, January 31st on all digital services worldwide from Ghetto Youths International and lyric video available now on Ghetto Youths International official YouTube/VEVO channel.

Digital Download Link
http://bit.ly/JoMersa

Lyric Video
http://bit.ly/JoMersaNGHU

Media Contact:

Name: Ronnie Tomlinson Title: Publicist Email address: ronnie@destinemediapr.com


December 12, 2019 0 Comments Editorial, music video

Dretegs: Memories

VIDEO PREMIERE: Sainte Howard Motion Picture has delivered greatness to the world again. Andre “Dretegs” Hawthorne dropped his new music video for “Memories”, as expected on 12/12/19. Dretegs’s therapeutic lyrics are convincing, to enjoy the ride on the enticing and soothing riddim. “Beautiful in everyway”, complimented a fan on IG @dretegs. “Been waiting on this one, The Earth needs your artistry, Upfulness!” More positive energy exuded in comments, on social media.

The Earth is your stage Dretegs. ” Love ya sista, Love ya brutha, truth is we don’t live forever.” With only 19 days left for a New Year, messages like this will evoke emotions within many who had to say R.I.P to their love ones. The realistic experience of the journey toward healing is an expression throughout this track. Sit back and let the harmonious track shower you and your family with love, guidance and protection. The “Full Circle” Project is already showing the Power of Reggae with “Memories” premiere.

Written By Janel To The Core


Dretegs “Memories” from the upcoming project ” Full Circle” Song Produced & Performed by Dretegs for Dretegs Productions. Out on all major digital platforms. Visual Production & Edit by Sainte Howard for ECUMO. Online Links: www.instagram.com/dretegs www.instagram.com/sainteh www.ecumo.com https://www.facebook.com/D-R-E-T-E-G-…
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