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Tanya Stephens Credits Late Producer Bobby Digital For Pushing Her To Aim For Perfection

Tanya Stephens has credited the legendary studio engineer and music producer Bobby ‘Bobby Digital’ Dixon, as being instrumental in making sure she refined her skills and maintained a high standard where her recorded music was concerned. According to the Some Kinda Madness artist, the late producer had a...
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Tanya Stephens Hails Dave Kelly For Her Big Break, Educating Her About Royalties

Dancehall singjay Tanya Stephens has expressed her admiration for iconic producer Dave Kelly, for not only his production prowess and for propelling her to stardom, but for being one of the first two people in music to educate her about artist royalties. “Dave Kelly is a musical genius because Dave...
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Tanya Stephens Recruits Patra For ‘Fifty’ Off New Album ‘Some Kinda Madness’

Jamaican stars Tanya Stephens and Patra have teamed up for Fifty, the second single off Stephens’ upcoming album titled Some Kinda Madness. The 20-track album, to be released on September 2 via Tad’s Record, will be Stephens’ tenth studio project. Fifty finds the legendary artists offering fair...
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Tanya Stephens Says Society Has Failed Following Teacher-Student Fight

The public responses, including that of the Education Minister Fayval Williams, to a video of a 56-year-old female teacher at the Tivoli Gardens High School in Kingston, engaging a 16-year-old male student in combat, has drawn the indignation of Reggae/Dancehall superstar, Tanya Stephens. According to Stephens, the debate about which...
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Tanya Stephens, Cedella Marley and Diana King ‘Diamonds in the Sun’

Talented singer and songwriter Tanya Stephens features Cedella Marley and Diana King, as she drops a new record, “Diamonds in the Sun.”. According to Ronnie Tomlinson, a Jamaican-born, Brooklyn-based entertainment publicist, Stephens “has worked with other passionate entertainers to release ‘Diamonds in the Sun,” a captivating new single, to serenade her fans and lovers of good music with great vocals and meaningful lyrics.
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Tanya Stephens To Release New Album In July

Acclaimed Dancehall artist and songwriter Tanya Stephens’ 10th studio album is scheduled to be released in July. Produced by Tad’s Records, throughout the course of the lockdown due to the pandemic, it comes eight years after her last album, Guilty, which was released in 2014. “Junior Tads and...
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Tanya Stephens Confirmed For Live Acoustic Show

Dancehall-reggae star Tanya Stephens has been confirmed as the headliner of ‘Bamboo Splash Acoustics Live’ which will be held on April 28th at the Bamboo Splash Lawn at 90 Barbican Road in St. Andrew. Showtime will be 10 p.m. “This is a highly anticipated show because Tanya Stephens...
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Chronixx Praised Reggae Band SOJA ‘honorable people’, Konshens, Tanya Stephens Reacts

Reggae artist Chronixx has come out in support of Virginia reggae artists SOJA amid staunch criticism from Jamaicans after their recent Grammy win for Best Reggae Album. Many have shared that they don’t accept the band’s music as authentic reggae music, and the conversation has continued as artists within the Jamaican reggae and dancehall space share which side of the fence they sit on.
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Spice, Tanya Stephens Say They Were “Fooled, Misled” By Lady Saw

The Dancehall fraternity might need a day of Truth and Reconciliation, following confessions from Tanya Stephens that she had joined forces with Lady Saw to lyrically disparage Lady G; Spice owning up to her role as a confederate of the Heels On singer to rival Tanya herself, and allegations made by Macka Diamond that Spice and Lady Saw had conspired to derail her career.
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Spice Apologizes To Tanya Stephens For Old Beef, Says Lady Saw Misled Her In The Past

Spice issued a public apology to Tanya Stephens amid feud with Marion Hall. The friendship between dancehall artiste Spice and Marion Hall, formerly Lady Saw, has long been disbanded. That does not mean that the former friends are on level terms, and 2022 has brought yet another upheaval between the two, with this latest flare-up being one of the worst in terms of tea being spilled. Strange enough, it seems the mountain of bad has actually resulted in some form of good. Spice and fellow dancehall artiste Tanya Stephens are now bonding over what they theorize as the fall of an evil force among women in dancehall.
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‘It’s A Pity’ Dancehall Singer Tanya Stephens Won’t Be Travelling Anywhere That ‘Violates Her Human Rights’

It’s A Pity Reggae and Dancehall crooner Tanya Stephens announced via Instagram that she will not be traveling to anywhere that violates her human rights. Stephens post is in response to the United States of America’s mandate announced earlier this week that come November 8, all non-immigrant, non-citizen, air travelers will be required to provide proof of vaccination status before boarding any flight to the country.
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Diana King Shows Solidarity To Tanya Stephens

Diana King, in a show of solidarity to Tanya Stephens, this morning pointed out that most of the men she encountered whilst pursuing her music career in Jamaica, except for a few whose friendship she treasures to this day, have tried to forcibly have sex with her. King, who has...
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Tanya Stephens Says Jamaica Needs A “Reality Check”

Contending that Jamaicans should take the focus off of her own trauma, Tanya Stephens has again decried what she deemed Jamaica’s “Rape Culture” and concomitant “Code of Silence” especially when it comes on to rapes of little girls, echoing the sentiments of numerous State and civil agencies, that sexual abuse is rampant in the country.
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Tanya Stephens Says Verbal Attacks On General Ling A Symptom Of Rape Culture

Tanya Stephens has listed accusations of lying, public victim-blaming and shaming laid against victims of rape who come public, as the fundamental reasons she will never reveal the name of the artist who sexually assaulted her some 30 years ago. “Everytime when smaddy call a name, meck mi tell you...
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Tanya Stephens Says She Will Not Be Forced To Reveal Rapist’s Identity

Rebelution artist Tanya Stephens had a caustic reproach for media houses which she says have been bombarding her team to get disclosure of the name of the Jamaican artist who raped her some 30 years ago. Yesterday, Stephens took to Instagram to, in no uncertain terms, slam journalists whom she...
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Tanya Stephens Shares A Prominent Dancehall Artist Sexually Assaulted Her

Tanya Stephens revealed a prominent dancehall artist sexually assaulted her when she was a teenager. In a recent IG Live session with Shannon Mack, reggae singer Tanya Stephens took to Instagram to reveal descriptions of her sexual attacker. The descriptions sent fans into speculation mode as they searched the reggae scene looking for the perpetrator, which she disclosed.