Underdog of the week ends up winning the coveted #1 new song of the week for 11/29 -12/05 on the Top 5 Weekly Reggae Chart hosted by Oliver del Camino.
Online PR News – 04-December-2019 – Ocho Rios, Jamaica – Friday night it was a close tally but the winner was Shav A's 'Island Girl' hit track produced by Reggae's most renowned musicians Sly & Robbie, Gary Gee, Handle Tucker and E7E Music. Votes are counted from various sites and social platforms in order to help determine each week the new artist reggae chart's reigning champion, bolstering their credibility instantly. Oliver del Camino the show host nearly fell out of his chair when he read the final results on air warranting an uproar from the studio audience as the energy was palpable at times almost electrifying to see a new artist beat out such a well established global entertainer. Top 5 Weekly Reggae Chart (by Hempsession) audience were quite enthusiastic and active in expressing their opinions and voraciously voting. According to Gary Gee, " it is very rewarding and humbling to be recognized for our efforts". E7E had this to say, " when a producer teams up with a world class talent the boundaries are limitless".
The world is always awaiting the next 'BIG THING' and although this doesn't necessarily mean Shav A has achieved the zenith it certainly confirms and validates all of her production and management team's relentless efforts. Shav A has released a number of cover and original songs in recent months and is gaining notoriety with the smooth listener crowd. 'Island Girl' captures the essence of the quintessential mental picture of the phrase itself which is partly why it is recognized by listeners.
About Top 5 Weekly Reggae Chart: It is a weekly count down of emerging artists from Jamaica hosted by Oliver del Camino from Hempsession. The show focuses on showcasing artists who come from under-served communities and have very little financial means to propel their career to the next phase.