Over Three Decades Representing World Music and Reggae Artists
Lane International, founded in 1984 to spread the positive conscious
energy and message of Reggae Music, has entered its fourth decade of
representation for artists in the reggae and world beat genres.
Classic roots reggae greats and exciting new world music artists
grace the roster for 2018. The agency also continues to assist venues
and event planners with bookings, budgeting and talent buying.
such a broad base of experience in the market, it can be noted that
the business of music has gone through some dramatic changes,
especially over the past ten years with the advent of social media.
It is the goal of this agency to assist artists in understanding the
dynamics of this change and what is now required of artists serious
about developing an audience or fan base prior to booking
engagements. Fast Lane is prepared to offer guidance and
encouragement to emerging artists and share the prospects of exciting
new talent with venues and promoters.
To that end Fast
Lane is pleased to introduce new and exciting international artists
to US markets and to foster the exposure of more classic reggae
greats to younger audiences. This year has proven to be an
exceptional one for classic Roots Reggae greats Culture
(now fronted by Kenyatta Hill) on a worldwide tour in celebration of
the 40th Anniversary of the Two Sevens Clash Album which Rolling
Stone in 2007 called the â€œcoolest Reggae Album of all time
the first lady of the neo-roots reggae revival comes with her new album on VP records simply titled Notes to Self and has begun to offer Yoga on Dub at certain select events.
Italy comes Mellow
who are currently taking Europe and South America by storm and return to US tour in 2019 after making their US debut as a favorite at the Sierra Nevada World Music Fest in 2016, returned to SNWMF added Cali Roots Fest and multiple west coast engagements to their 2017 Tour., Look for Mellow Mood in the US in 2019
(founding member of Midnite) fronting Akae
and new album titled Jah Say Do on the heels of Portals &
Livicated to spread the message of Rastafari worldwide
whose most recent release From Zero shot to #6 on Billboard and # 8
on Itunes Reggae charts. Indubious
have emerged as a powerful force for change and the future of
conscious music and are on a mission to connect the people of the
world with rightful living to raise the positive vibrations of the
planet. Recent tours with Hirie and others have introduced them to
much larger audiences who are calling for more
this time we are honored to welcome and announce exclusive
representation of Vegan Viral youtube sensation
http://www.mackab.com/ whose Medical Mondays and Wha Me Eat Wednesday posts have built up a
large loyal viewing. Macka B's
cucumber freestyle became a viral
hit with over 23 million views and counting
who is Virginia's Reggae ambassador and known for his uplifting
high energy performances and has built up an ever growing young and
old following . https://youtu.be/sqQL756RT9E
The Newest additions to the roster are Warrior King, Conkarah
and Spiritual Jamaica’s Conscious roots star Warrior King who
has the distinction of being Barack Obama’s favorite reggae
artist in 2008 and favorite Reggae song ”Virtuous Woman”
Having completed two world tours Conkarah from Jamaica has set stages on fire across the globe with his brilliant covers of popular reggae style covers of radio favorites. Conkarah’s YouTube channel currently boasts over 200 million combined views, as well as over 530 thousand subscribers. His unique reggae covers of Billboard chart toppers have gone viral introducing millions of music listeners around the world to the genre. His cover of Adele’s hit single ‘Hello’ ft. Rosie Delmah currently has over 87 million views on YouTube and went to the No.1 global viral stream on Spotify. His originals have also amassed millions of views on YouTube such as ‘Island Girl’ and ‘Remember The Days’ both currently over 4 million views https://www.youtube.com/conkarahmusic
Spiritual Right from the start, Spiritual’s music gave us hope and uplifted the spirits, which is how he got his name. Any doubts that he wasn’t among the most thrilling roots reggae discoveries of recent times were then swept aside by the release of Stand Up To Rasta.
https://youtu.be/XN9T6boCaUU Now a highlight of the new album it’s a magnificent song of awakening, and sung by an artist reborn.
And last but not least we welcome Ghanaian sensation Black
Prophet from Ghana
for all of these and other Fast Lane Artists on concert venue and
Festival stages throughout 2019
Last Updated 10.12.18