Vybz Kartel’s “King of the Dancehall” was the best selling Dancehall Album of 2016

Vybz Kartel, born Adidja Palmer has been incarcerated since 2011 and five years later he still managed to have the top selling Dancehall Album of 2016 “King of the Dancehall.” The Album was released in June last year and debut at No. 2 on the Billboard Reggae chart.

Since its release the album has sold 3,800 units in the United States with 1,867 units sold in the first week of its debut, making it the highest selling dancehall project last year. The album also has the biggest first week sales in the last decade since Beenie Man released his 2006 classic album “Undisputed.”

The incarcerated D.J. manage to stay current through his monumental catalogue of previously recorded material. In recent times he took to Instagram to announce that he has 1000 new songs to be released.

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Antonio I agreed with you that’s how we all got to be careful of the hypocritical so called law it don’t straight. But from you got the cops f,ing one another’s the same thing is taking place with the uranas,called them self judges.them got to get rid of the most intelligent DJ off the seen because he would talk the storyline and they don’t want that to let more corruption… Read more »

Fitz harkline only reach there because of the system fight down cartel. Other wise he would have to come behind cartel.because cartel would be one step ahead of he any time.

David he been there so many times and done with that so why not he can do it again and again stop talking because you talking with a badmine..

Andrews no man can’t and cannot let any one do nothing that they don’t want to do… Get this in your thick brains that look like crab shit. Slis their own dirty mind let them do whatever they want to do. The man sing his songs he did not tell them to take it upon their head and do what they doing. Seven brothers seven different minds why the whole… Read more »

Tell them coz!! Big man talk boi’s swink.

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All unh a chat wasted comments lol I’m not a fan of Kartel any man mek a fool of himself is worthless especially when he can teach today’s young Boy’s to be gud but instead he teaches them to be up in young girls face and fire gun he’s in the best place where he can’t cause anymore harm to todays youth, my opinion that so like it or love… Read more »

Hi did no force any thing on any body them want got do it and he is not the only artist sing those song name a few movado bounty adidona ninja alkeline nuff more a them a fool fe go do it

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