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King-I a.k.a Kingimusic / Press

“KingiMusic and his band perform at the Caribbean Expo on July 15, 2017 Location: Dewey Park Boston Time: 2:00pm (expo 11 - 7)”

“King-i's single What I know is featured on the 7 Seals Records Simple Riddim along with Jah Mason, Tiwony, Khari Kill and more artists. "This is the latest 7 Seals Records production, a Nu Roots Riddim. Check out the “Simple Riddim” promo mix by Djabba (Shadow Killa) "”

“King-i's single Lost in Life on the Indie Rootz Records Confusious Riddim Compilation is now out and available on iTunes and Amazon. "This is an internationally voiced compilation album with cultured and “positive minded” artists lending their expertise and raw talent. This may be our best album to date" Indie Rootz Records”

“King-i's new single Sing My Tune featured on the new Morning Medz Riddim. Xpert Productions Presents The “Morning Medz Riddim” Produced By Mr. Expert. Yet Another Impressive One Drop Juggling Released This Month Featuring Some Gifted Artists Like King-I, Mr. Gold’n, Ms. Paige, Skinny Banton & Slatta. Captivating Guitar Strings With A Sweet Melody Guaranteed To Be A Hit Juggling. Good Reggae Music! Morning Medz Riddim Will Soon Be Available For Digital Purchase On iTunes Amongst Other Music Distribution Platforms! ”

“King-i featured on the 7Seals Simple Riddim. News from www.RiddimKilla.com "After Sweet Reggae Music Vol.1 and Vol.2 series, this is the last generation of French label 7 Seals Records: Simple Riddim. In this new release the producer Herbie Dan shows us once again that he knows how to surround himself with quality artists. We are pleased to find Difanga, Jah Mason, Princess Menen, Appolo J, Jah Defender Tiwony, Zebulun De Counselor, King-I, Saakhari "”

“Zona Reggae features the World Premiere Video for King-i's song Time Out”

“King-i World Premiere Video for Time Out on the No Pwoblem Riddim 5/11/13”

“Achis' Reggae Blog describes the OneTime Studio No Pwoblem Riddim as a "Gorgeous Roots Reggae Composition" and highlights featured artist King-i as "The Burgeoning King-i"”

“In review of King-i's latest single Time Out Zona Reggae describes "King-I is a versatile artist full of talent coming from Trinidad & Tobago"”

“King-i featured on the official launch of Indie Rootz Records taking place on 4/20/13 in Montreal, Canada”

“King-i's new Single Serious Something (Xpert Productions) featured on top 10 Reggae Chart for December 2010 on Roots Radical Connection”

“World Premiere Video: King-i (KingiMusic ) Serious Something on the Random Thoughts Riddim”

"Very Important Sound Records’ step forward with their latest juggling release, the “Right Time Riddim.” A powerful one drop riddim that boasts a superb lineup featuring ’4 decades of reggae greats’, most notably the late great Gregory Isaacs [R.I.P]. The conscious vocals on this project mashup well with the vybsy instrumentation and arrangements, reminiscent of classic roots reggae tracks. Very Important Sound Records have found the right balance of past & present glory, and the resulting sound is sure to stand the test of time"

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“KIng-i featured on VIS Records Right time Riddim”

"Serious Tunes for Serious Times"

“On June 3rd, 2012, King-I premiered his latest creative video for ‘World is Turning', the third Official Video Release from King-I. The Video is now available on Youtube, United Reggae, Rasta Respect, Rhyme Culture and other select media outlets. Video Directed & Edited by K. Sampson World Beat Riddim - Chiney K Productions”

“King-I has premiered his latest creative video for ‘SuperStar’, the second single released from his upcoming introductory CD of all original music. The Video is now available on Youtube, Vimeo, United Reggae and other select media outlets. The track can be downloaded on Itunes, Amazon & more. Track Produced by: O. Banga Productionz Video Directed & Edited by Keno Sampson King-I's latest Cultural Reggae single brings an inspirational message that we are all SuperStars within. With his strong poetic lyrics, he delivers a creative and modern way to express the positive and negative aspects of everyday life. KIng-I's distinctive, mesmerizing style and vocal ability will grab your immediate attention to support his musical mission and discover your own SuperStar within. ”

“King-I recognized with Spotlight Artist Award at Garrisun Awards in Boston June 2011”

Empress K - Garrisun Awards

“King-I recently premiered his new video ‘ Play of Sensi’ a dancehall track infused with reggae harmonies from his upcoming debut CD. The video garnered a very enthusiastic response on youtube & facebook and prompted viewers to describe the video as "Fun", "Bold" and "Very Creative - Full of Energy and Free". The video continues to be available and in demand on many media outlets. ”

“King-I is featured for November 2010 as the spotlight artist of the month on Island-Stage. “Island Stage is a company that captures the nuances of Caribbean life as well as providing creative content and intellectual property through synergistic partnerships worldwide. Island Stage will be consistently informative and witty making the company innovative, informative and entertaining”.- Susan Underwood Founder/ Island Stage. ”

“King-I takes center stage on the final day of Providence Sound Session 2010 appearing on the BackLot Stage Saturday night with the Ghetto People Band. SoundSession’10 is New England’s premier summer music festival in Rhode Island’s capital city. A multi-stage, genre-defying event, the festival is produced by the Providence Black Repertory Company in collaboration with the City of Providence Department of Art, Culture & Tourism.”

SoundSession - SoundSession 2010

“addtional feedback from the world meet up group for the Summer Reggae Jump-Off with King-I Our night of Reggae was better than I could have imagined. It was so much fun to be with and meet such a wonderful crew of World Music members and friends! The reggae was incredible, way beyond great, and, the love from King-I, Papa Biggy, Jah.N.I, the Ghetto Band, and our meetup member Empress K was truly amazing! Thank you everyone for joining me and making this such wonderful meetup event. I look forward to getting together again very soon! Peace & Love, Sheila “ My first meet-up and it was a terrific night! Great music & great company! It doesn't get much better than that. I look forward to our next gathering. So nice to meet you all! ””

“Boston World Meetup Members feedback on the Summer Reggae Jump-Off featuring King-I & Friends Oh what a night! Good Times with great people and the music? phenomenal. This is definitely a group to meetup with. Shelia, your meetups are always so much fun....thanks for organizing the reggae event Posted Jun 7, 2010 2:39 PM King-I wanted me to thank all of you for him for supporting King-I & the others by coming to the show! Not only is he incredibly talented, a great showman, but also very sweet!!! Posted Jun 7, 2010 1:19 PM ”

“King-I returns to the Boston area on Saturday June 5th for the 2010 Summer Reggae Jump Off with friends Papa Biggy, Jahriffe ,The Ghetto People Band, Hi-Fidelity Band, and more. Check out the promo on Youtube.com”

“Summer Kicks off on June 5th, 2010 at Precinct in Somerville. Don't miss the first annual Summer Reggae Jump Off featuring performances by Jahriffe of Jah-N-I Roots Band, Papa Biggy and King-I backed by the Ghetto People Band. Special guests Hi-Fidelity opening.”

“King-I at Rock With Squeeze, SOB's NYC for the Reggae Rising Star Edition 2009 Some of Reggae's stars of the present and future come together at Rock with Squeeze Last night, a few of reggae's newest talents joined some of reggae's iconic names for a special Rock with Squeeze. Ken Williams brought the finale of his Reggae's Rising Stars Competition to the stage at SOB's, as the six finalists competed live to win the title of the Next Reggae Star. http://jamrockmagazine.blogspot.com/2009/06/some-of-reggaes-stars-of-present-and.html”

“Interview w/King-I at Rock with Squeeze Select Rock w/Squeeze Rising Stars video http://jamrockmagazine.com/video.php”

Jamrock Magazine - Jamrock Magazine

“King-I appearing at the Ken Williams Reggae Rising Stars Competiion as part of JamRock with Squeeze Monday June 15, 2009 —The Grand Finals of Ken Williams' Reggae Rising Star competition, will make their debut on the Rock with Squeeze stage at SOB's. The energetics and talented contestants are Leeia & Vision of Bronx Westchester, Prince Panchi of Queens /Long Island, King I of Boston, Mission of Brooklyn, and Shifty of New Jersey. These artist will perform in 2 categories - Singers and DJ. This fantastic edition of the event is sponsored by Tower Isle's Jamaican Style Patties, and the Ken Williams show, LinkUp Radio, and JAMROCK Magazine. http://www.imagesnewsletter.com/2009/06/ken-williams-reggae-rising-star-grand.html”

Ken Williams - Images Newsletter

“King-I was a special guest for Nashille Reggae's Grand opening on March 27, 2009. ”

Mic Check 19 - Nashville Reggae

“Jah Myspace / Das Vibes announce winners of Respect Riddim Contest King-I was just one of two winners of this year's contest put on between Jah Myspace and Das Vibes King-I Song-title: Friends Words from Dasvibes: Beautiful voice, Lovely topic of choice, another artist to look out for.”

Jah Myspace / Das Vibes - Jah Myspace

“When reggae artist King-I performed live in the WERS studios with his his Ghetto People Band, it was only natural that the lights be dimmed in order to set the mood. Even during the setup and soundcheck, it was evident that King-I was going to be a soulful performer.”

Paige Trubatch - WERS Boston Emerson College Radio