Tarrus Riley makes Billboard debut

Riley makes Billboard – Barrington Levy recovering after dengue scar

Tarrus Riley

Tarrus Riley has hit the Billboard Hot 100 chart for his collab with Major Lazer and Ellie Goulding, titled ‘Powerful’. The track which sits at No. 95 marks Singy-Singy’s first time on the Billboard Hot 100. Billboard magazine also did a feature on the song, in which it credited Tarrus Riley for giving the record a rootsy flavour. Powerful was released as a part of Major Lazer’s Peace Is The Mission album, which now sits at No.41 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.

Barrington Levy recovering after dengue scare
Veteran entertainer Barrington Levy is recuperating after being hospitalized for Dengue fever.

Music News was informed by a member of the entertainer’s management team that the singer is responding to treatment.

Levy collapsed last week and was rushed to hospital where he was diagnosed with Dengue Fever.

The artist has since missed two scheduled performances in Los Angeles on the weekend where he was expected to perform on the Catch A Fire Tour with Damian “Junior Gong” Marley.

Barrington Levy is slated to perform in Trinidad this Saturday, October 3. However, it is highly possible he will be unable to perform.

(pictured Tarrus Riley performing in Los Angeles)

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