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Beenie Man Reveals Late Mom Inspired “Fun In The Sun” With Popcaan & Dre Island

Dancehall entertainer Beenie Man has been steadily promoting the leading track off his much-anticipated album Simma. The new song and video titled “Fun In The Sun” dropped just a few days ago and featured Popcaan and Dre Island. The dancehall veteran recently joined in on the new audio-based app Clubhouse to discuss the new album. He also explained just how he penned the leading track and where he soaked up the inspiration for the lyrics, which call for unity and love. Beenie Man explains that the track is actually a tribute to his mother, Lilieth Sewell, who passed away last year after a stroke. She was laid to rest in October 2020 in her birthplace, Shrewsbury St. Elizabeth. While commenting on the song, which according to The Star, was also played during the Clubhouse sessio...

Beenie Man, Popcaan & Dre Island Unity On Display In “Fun In The Sun” Video

Beenie Man released the lead single off his upcoming album Simma. After teasing the new collaboration with Popcaan and Dre Island more than a month ago, Beenie Man has finally released the visuals for “Fun In The Sun.” The dancehall veteran first previewed the music video directed by Cinema Gods at the end of January after he announced that his new album Simma will be available this spring. In the music video, Popcaan, Dre Island, and Beenie Man perform on the grounds of a lofty estate in St. Ann, Jamaica. Beenie’s daughter Desha Ravers also makes a brief cameo where she performs some simple dance movements in the courtyard. “Fun In The Sun” is the call to abandon violence and come together as one, taking a page from the book of a legend like Bob Marley. Dre I...

Listen Popcaan New Conscious Single “Family”

Tweet Share Popcaan drop a conscious new single titled “Family,” produced by Delly Ranx & PMGJA. The track is featured on the new Cotton Swab Riddim and features Popcaan calling out some fake people around him. “Mi nuh know if heaven is real / But mi know fi a fact a no every man real / Some boi heart dutty not clean / Dem nuh want see a next yout livin’ in the hills / To every evil demon / Dem can’t stop mi nor Dre Island,” Popcaan deejay over the Cotton Swab dancehall beat. Popcaan has a chance to create history this month by winning a third straight MOBO Award for Best Reggae Act in the UK. The Unruly Boss deejay won the award for the past two years, but this year he has stiff competition from the likes of Alkaline, Aidonia, Damian Marley, and Ch...

Popcaan – Family Lyrics

Tweet Share (Intro) Yo Shaqqie, yo Cuzz Family, a mi seh family (tr8) (Verse 1) If a one thing mi hate a fren killa Mi no believe inna fren killa Family, a mi seh family Mi love mi fam a dem through mi heart Don’t you dare hurt one of them Real killy dead it To di end and from di start We real, real bredda dem Cah dem nuh know when we a buy 3 sardine And the 1 pound a rice from di shop And dem nuh know when we a get chased by cops And the Mac and the handgun drop And although man make it now Mi know how struggle feel And mi know all a di pu**y dem And mi know who f***ing real (Chorus) Nah make dem trick mi and kill mi, no way Yuh mussi bloodclaat mad Life a di greatest ting, dawg Mi nuh leff gun, nah, mi nuh leff my god Can’t trick mi and kill mi, no way Yuh mussi bloodclaat ma...