New Year Reggae News: Nelly Furtado vs. Di Genius, David Rodigan vs. The Queen & Adde vs. The World.

posted on January 1st, 2012 by in Article

And if you don’t know, now you know:

Canadian singer-songwriter, record producer and actress Nelly Furtado recorded in Jamaica with Stephen »Di Genius« McGregor for her upcoming album »T.S.I.« (via YouTube).

Reggae DJ/broadcaster David Rodigan has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours by the Queen (via BBC News).

Swedish composer Adde Instrumentals produced two (Kartel’s Summertime« and Popcaan’s Ravin«) out of NPR’s top five Dancehall tracks of 2011 (via NPR).