(Newswire Today) Panjim, Goa, India, 2010-05-14
- W.O.A International’s new signings for the first quarter of 2010 are to be introduced to the Independent music loving fans of India this month.
W.O.A International – The Music Company is known to sign on some of International Independent music’s finest and groundbreaking artists giving it the position as the largest and most sought after International Independent Label in India. Few can come close to matching the elite list of artists that are signed to the W.O.A Artist Roster. This year this ambitious roster of artists is getting hotter and better with W.O.A Records signing on the US based Reggae up & coming artist Jahmings Maccow and Canada’s Rap /Hip Hop prodigy Raydon as the new signings for the first quarter of 2010.
“The W.O.A Artist Roster is our pride here at W.O.A and artists who we believe are special and have a star quality get signed to this elite list of artists” says W.O.A International Marketing Director, Wanda Alvares, “The W.O.A Roster last year was known as the most sought after artist list in India & the Middle East, this year the W.O.A Artist roster is adding on amazing new and established artists which already boasts of our new signings Jahmings Maccow and Raydon in the first quarter. With Dubai and India being the new emerging markets for Independent stars our artists are all set to capture the hearts of fans in these areas. ”
W.O.A International’s new signing Jahmings Maccow is reggae music’s most sought after artist in the US. He is taking reggae music back to its roots by focusing on its foundation which in his words is ‘Storytelling’. “Stories about life, love and the social ills of the world, backed by soulful music is what my music is all about” says the reggae star, “ I want my music to seep into the eardrums of the listener and touch their heart and soul”.
Jahmings rose from the quiet island of Anguilla, to the rough ghettos of South Bronx and was influenced from infancy by music coming from the Mississippi Delta and the Caribbean. After several successful bands in New York & Los Angeles he is finally concentrating on his songwriting, which has become more polished and personal all contributing to his rise in the reggae music scene.
W.O.A Internationals second signing for the first quarter of 2010 is Raydon. The new kid on the block in the Rap/Hip Hop/R&B scene in Canada who is all set to take on the world with his new single ‘Gipsy Girl’ that is expected to hit radio stations worldwide this month via the W.O.A Records monthly radio promotional campaign.
“ I think what is unique about my music is my ability to always create music that is truly composed to captivate my audience members across many genres” says Raydon, “my new single Gipsy Girl is testament to my approach of always keeping the audience interested in every part of the whole song”.
Opening up the Indian & Dubai markets to Independent musicians worldwide has been one of the missions at W.O.A International along with creating a support network for fantastic International and local Independent artists. With a decade of working towards becoming India’s largest International Independent Record Label, W.O.A International is now in the forefront of promoting International music in India with its various divisions that include W.O.A Records, W.O.A Studios, W.O.A Artist Management, W.O.A Events, W.O.A Publishing, W.O.A Radio and the newly set up W.O.A Films all under the W.O.A International Group of companies where each division is committed to support the Independent artist reach their goal in the music industry.
With over 200 artists signed to the W.O.A Artist Roster, W.O.A International – The Music Company is geared towards a very busy and fun filled year with new releases, concerts, festivals and grand tours planned for all of 2010 cross India & Dubai. Stay tuned to the Official W.O.A Records website for further information and latest updates on all W.O.A International artists.
About W.O.A International
W.O.A Records (woarecords.com) is an international record label, and it is part of the W.O.A International media group. Formed in 1998 by World Music star Oliver Sean, W.O.A International is a global entertainment company that continues to lead the way when it comes to how music should be promoted. They are pioneering international music in India and Asia and are now synonymous with the region. Their enviable reputation at opening up new possibilities means that they are the go-to company for independent artists wishing a truly international presence.