To date it is the only major music award in the USA that acknowledges reggae artistes.”
Mr. “The Grammy is not just about the album but also the technical sides and Gong is a very seasoned artiste.”
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Chronixx also deserves some credit for releasing a strong album, Chronology, last year, but Marley’s Stony Hill is clearly a better project. It is a four-hour show, and lots of awards to give. No one can complain about him winning because he was a Marley.”

Chronixx made some eyebrow-raising comments on Sunday night when he criticized the Grammys for not televising the reggae category live. McGregor sees this as a win for the “Likes” singer although he didn’t take home the Grammy. Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley – Trueversation

Damian Marley Manager Signs Deal With Jay Z’s Roc Nation Gong” Marley picked up his third Grammy award for Best Reggae Album at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Gardens on Sunday night. “It is truly a win for Chronixx as he did do a lot in such a little time,” he explains. Give the Grammy credit. Damian “Jr. There is currently no other major awards show in the United States that recognized reggae artists the way the Grammy does, but still yet we are criticizing the Grammy’s and not the other award shows. Vegas makes a strong point. Vegas laments. Gong” Marley Wins 2018 Grammy “Best Reggae Album”
“There are many categories that do not come on live,” Mr. Damian Marley is deserving of his Grammy win on Sunday night and almost all of the reggae/dancehall community agrees. “He is young and I am really looking forward to seeing him making a lot more great albums in the future but cheers to Jr Gong. Some fans pushed back asking him why he did not congratulate his comrade Damian Marley but instead chooses to criticize the Recording Academy. Reggae icon Freddie McGregor is one of those who weighed in on Damian Marley Grammy win and he applauded the artist for his work. Dancehall artist Mr. We have no reggae category in the other major award shows that happen yearly. “I did not know this until I met with a team from the committee. Related Posts

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VIDEO: Queen Ifrica Ft. “I really celebrate the win because Jr Gong did not win because his surname was Marley but because he had a really strong album,” McGregor said. The Grammys started in 1958, and added the reggae category in 1985. Some folks believe that Chronixx is deserving of the award and Gong won solely because of the Marley name. Reggae fans have been reacting with mixed feelings but an overwhelming number agrees that his album Stony Hill is deserving of the trophy. Vegas also weighed in on that issue saying that he doesn’t agree with the criticism Chronixx laid out against the awards ceremony. RELATED: Damian “Jr.