Woy-oi, Popcaan! Weh yuh deh pon? Jamaican Artist Popcaan drops his new project: FIXTAPE just as Jamaicans started to wrap up its Independence Day celebrations. The project includes a star-studded line-up of Jamaican, American, and Canadian musicians such as Jada Kingdom, Dane Ray, Stylo G, Drake, PARTYNEXTDOOR, and more! It is the follow-up to his Vanquish mixtape that was released in 2019 after he signed to OVO Sound. FIXTAPE features 19 tracks that show how diverse Popcaan is as it mixes the elements of hip-hop, dancehall, and pop while maintaining his artistic authenticity. It’s the perfect blend of music to get us to get up and whine.
Popcaan is no stranger to the global market, his historic achievements have made him a global superstar in the reggae space. He has amassed over 683 million streams and currently has more than half-a-billion YouTube views along with 1.14 million subscribers. Popcaan has become synonymous with dancehall and initially made his impact via his association with Vybz Kartel. By the time of his debut album, Where We Come From, which debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Reggae Albums chart in 2014, Popcaan had become a global sensation. Four years later, in 2018, Popcaan dropped his sophomore album Forever, which also debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Reggae Albums chart. His collaborations with notable artists such as Jamie xx, Drake, and the Gorillaz’ has made him nearly a household name. The tracklist for FIXTAPE is as follows:
3. FRESH POLO (feat. Stylo G & Dane Ray)
4. TWIST & TURN ft. Drake & PARTYNEXTDOOR
6. GOODAZ GAL
9. UNDA DIRT (feat. Masicka & Tommy Lee)
10. ANY ONE A DEM (feat. Frahcess One)
11. ALL I NEED (feat. Drake)
12. SUH ME LUV IT (feat. Jada Kingdom)
13. BRUCK DI BUDDY
14. MURDA (feat. Preme & French Montana)
16. FRIENDS LIKE THESE
18. BANK AND GOD
19. MY WAY
FIXTAPE was released via UNRULY / OVO SOUND. You can listen it here.
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