New Tarrus Riley album tops Billboard chart

Tarrus Riley's new studio album, 'Love Situation' is already top of the Billboard Reggae chart just over a week after its debut

Tarrus Riley’s new studio album, “Love Situation” is already top of the Billboard Reggae chart just over a week after its debut

by Jodee Brown

Acclaimed Reggae singer, Tarrus Riley has scored instant success with his new studio album, Love Situation, as it has topped this week’s BillboardReggae Album chart, according to reports Thursday.

The lover’s rock album, released February 4th, is the second album produced by a Jamaican artist in the last two week to top the chart following Papa San’s new album, One BloodThe latter displaced Snoop Lion’s Grammy-nominated project, Reincarnated, which had topped the Billboard chart since last year.

Love Situation is the first album of Riley’s to reach number one on the American’s magazine chart. His 2009 effort, Contagious peaked at number five while his previous effort, Parables in 2007 peaked five place lower at 10.

Riley has been promoting the first single off Love Situation dubbed, Dem a Watch, which has already garnered steady airplay in Jamaica since its release a week prior to the album’s unveiling.

Love Situation is currently available on iTunes and is co-produced by Dean Fraser, Mitchum ‘Khan’ Chinand Jordan McClure.

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Supreme & Tiffanie pass Baby Cham, Aidonia, Di Genius, Macka Diamond, Ninjaman, Taurus Riley, Chronixx and others

Come-Inside-dancehall-chart-successby SupremeDancehall

On May 30th 2013 Canadian-Jamaican dancehall-reggae music’s hottest new sensations Supreme and Tiffanie Malvo officially passed names such as Baby Cham, Aidonia, Di Genius, Macka Diamond, Agent Sasco, Ninjaman, Taurus Riley and Chronixx to take the NUMBER 1 spot on the much-coveted Wizology International Top 10 dancehall-reggae countdown chart (Thursdays 3pm-5pm on CHRY 105.5FM Toronto, Canada) with their duet COME INSIDE. The chart is hosted by the legendary DJ Wiz and boasts a strong worldwide audience that tunes in faithfully each and every week.

Come Inside’s success on the chart marks a major milestone in both Supreme and Tiffanie Malvo’s careers as they have singles on air however non has yet to peak on a chart while facing such stiff competition. The song’s Wizology chart success is complimented by its over 40 000 youtube views count reached in just the few months since its release *watch COME INSIDE via @youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-glrk8I5Ng4

Spreez Music Group and Smokeshop Studios, who produced the hit, would like to congratulate the two rising stars on this accomplishment. Follow @wizology @tmalvo1 @legitsupreme @dasupremeteam @smokeshop (also follow @torontodeejays for more updates on your favorite Dancehall, Reggae, and Soca artists.)

 



FULL CHART: 
  1. Come Inside by Supreme & Tiffany Malvo
  2. Love Is by Ras Demo & Tarrus Riley
  3. Odd Ras by Chronixx
  4. Ninja Reloaded by Ninjaman
  5. Dye Dye by Macka Diamond
  6. Go Away by dudysmill
  7. Ask them by Aidonia & Digenius
  8. Click by Cham
  9. Shell by Agent Sasco
  10. Inna Canada by Ras demo