Produced by: Stefon “BIONIK” Taylor
Executive Producer: Grace Davies
Record Label: BIONIK Music
Dancehall energy is written as an empowerment anthem. Women, especially Black women, set the pace of society. They decide what’s cool and the mainstream reacts to their interests. “Anything she puts attention on… millions of dollars they’re spending on”…
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Simona Mereu hails from Yugoslavia and operates her own dance academies. Between frequent trips to Jamaica and other countries, she also plays host to the top representatives of the culture. Her mainstream credits include Kat DeLuna, Pitbull and J.Balvin.
Tara Renee is a representative from the “Danca Agency” She specializes in Soca and Dancehall. Her worldwide profile has translated into a robust online following. Tara is currently building choreography for her online fitness curriculum.
Danimé, a woman with power who embraces her culture through music and dance. Born and raised in the Netherlands, but rooted in Angola (Africa). She teaches afro and dancehall, but has a background in HipHop and House. She shared stages with artists like Beenieman, Spice, Shenseea, Stonebwoy, Elephantman and Wizkid.
Hip-Hop dancer and choreographer Monica Chung is building a bright future through teaching, competitions and live features. As part of the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 612 Crew she has performed regularly at the Target Center and other major outlets. Monica hails from The Bronx and is currently known for her many appearances with groups such as Elite Family and GXG Dance.
Shouts also to New Black City, a progressive-minded dance crew from BIONIK’s home town, Minneapolis. They provided the energetic choreography to help kick off a new phase in our musical presentation.
In the age of social distancing and virtual entertainment, dancers are going to take the forefront. They do things we all wish we could do, yet the industry’s last incarnation found a way to overlook them.
Gyal I wanna know, who runs the show right now? Who’s in control right now?
Dancehall Energy was produced by BIONIK Music (credits ranging from Aaliyah to Lizzo), and is released on his label of the same name.
SONG OF THE DAY
The Current (Minneapolis Public Radio) debuted the “Dancehall Energy” track as their “Song of the Day”.
Much love and ReespecK: https://www.thecurrent.org/feature/2020/07/29/mc-zulu-bionik-dancehall-energy
Biguuups to Mylo The Cat” on YouTube. They usually feature Hip-Hop within the framework of these very eclectic mashups. Imagine WATCHING a MadLib album instead of just listening to it. Visuals and music come together to make a really entertaining video mix. Thanks for dropping Dancehall Energy into the fray!
ROOTS REGGAE REMIX
This is my way of staying (or getting) sharp in the studio. I am remixing many of the songs in my catalog into Roots style, and making some new ones. Hope you enjoy. Much love to everyone supporting.