Reggae Lover

Dedicated to Reggae Lovers - Hosted by Kahlil Wonda and AGARD, Reggae Lover pulls back the curtain on the issues, back-stories, and adventures of the global reggae music phenomena. This reggae podcast features discussions on the culture, economics and all things relatable to reggae lovers. Highlanda Sound produces this Caribbean podcast with new episodes every Monday. Support this podcast at — Advertising Inquiries:

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 49m. Bisher sind 205 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

Maxi Priest and Jonathan Emile

We talk to Maxi Priest and Jonathan Emile who collaborated on Emile's recently released "Babylon is Falling" Remix. Reggae music has always been at the forefront of social and political issues. One example is Bob Marley's participation in the Amandla Festival of 1979 in Boston. There, Marley performed in support of the anti-apartheid movement and the liberation of South Africa. A few short months ago, the entire world was shaken when George Floyd lost his life...



episode 210: Top 5 Revolutionary Reggae Songs

We list our *Top 5 Revolutionary Reggae Songs* of all time. Ras Jamal from Royal Ethiopian Sound joins the discussion to give his analysis. We define what a revolutionary song is and how the music of the 70s differs from the messages in today's music. There are different kinds of revolutions. The conversation takes us through the some responses that have emerged as a result of today's struggle for racial justice...



episode 209: Sean Paul's Manager, Steve "Urchin" Wilson

An in-depth conversation with Sean Paul's manager for the past 20 + years, Steve "Urchin" Wilson. We discussed how Steve has been pushing the culture in nightlife and through his work in the recording industry. He shares how he got started in the business, and his thoughts on Jamaica getting more hardcore about honoring reggae icons. We touched on strategies for harnessing the economic potential of reggae, the Sean Paul success formula, and much more...



episode 208: Bonus: The Vault Classic Music Reviews

The Vault: Classic Music Reviews podcast host, Brian Cox gave us an education on the island of Grenada. As a first-generation American of Caribbean descent, Brian shared his unique perspectives. Brian described the soundtrack of Grenada, and how music has changed there. We learned about the music and food you would encounter at a typical Grenadian party. The Vault: Classic Music Reviews is a top-rated music commentary podcast...



episode 207: Owner, MC

Special guest, *MC* , is the founder of ( ) , a top-rated nightlife website. The NiteLifeBuzz media-house provides events photography and promotion services around the world. They publish some of the best quality photos of nightlife, and Caribbean parties. Our conversation fits this season's emerging industry insider theme. As the proprietor and owner of, MC does many things within the industry...



episode 206: Bonus: Tessellated Interview

Reasoning with Tessellated, the Billboard chart-topping, Emmy-nominated Jamaican artist who blew up in 2017 with the hit single, Pine and Ginger...


 2020-08-20  40m

episode 205: The Fix JA

The Fix JA podcast has been a dominant force in media for quite some time now. The three co-hosts, Naro, Ari, and Javi, have dynamic chemistry and have achieved a synergy.

The Fix JA features the best of the best of the Jamaican dancehall and reggae scene. They cover what's hot and bubbling in Kingston from an objective point-of-view. The co-hosts interact with guests in a unique, honest, and real way...


 2020-08-17  59m

episode 204: Behind The Scenes: The Golden Era

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- A look behind the scenes with Neil Robertson, a music industry exec. from the golden era of reggae and hip-hop. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Neil Robertson worked behind the scenes as an A&R for Island Records. He was also a label manager and marketer for Island Jamaica...


 2020-08-10  1h20m

episode 203: Changes Reggae's Been Going Through

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Popular reggae artists have pushed the sonic envelope recently. The reception by reggae lovers has varied. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------  There are different perspectives on why this is, and if its the right direction for the music ( )...


 2020-08-03  57m

episode 202: Jillionaire Interview

Major Lazor's *Jillionaire* sits down with Reggae Lover's AGARD and Kahlil Wonda. Christopher Leacock aka DJ Jillionaire is a Trinidad-born DJ, entrepreneur, IT guru and restauranteur. He shares insights and drops gems while taking us through his amazing career. Support this podcast at — Advertising Inquiries:


 2020-07-27  1h29m