Karma DC Live Music Venue
2221 Adams Place Northeast
About The Event:
Recording Artist(s) Hood Celebrityy And Serani Live In The D.M.V For The First Time “Reggae Infusion” Friday November 09/2018 at Karma DC Live, 2221 Adams Pl NE, Washington, DC 20018. Live Music By NYC # One Dancehall DJ Shatta, D.M.V # One Dancehall DJ Bliss and Afro DJ MedMix.
HoodCelebrityy’s breakout came in 2015 when friend and future collaborator, Cardi B, posted about her song, “Wine Pon It”. The song went viral soon after. In 2016, HoodCelebrityy was featured on the Jubilee song, “Wine Up.” She would later be signed by the management company and record label, KSR Group. In January 2017, she appeared on Cardi B’s mixtape, Gangsta Bitch Music, Vol. 2, on the song “Back It Up” which also featured Konshens. That same month, she released the lead single, “The Takeover”, off of her debut mixtape, Can’t Believe It’s Just a Girl. The mixtape was released in the spring of that year.
In August 2017, HoodCelebrityy released her second mixtape, Trap Vs. Reggae, which featured the song “Island Girls,” a collaboration with Cardi B and Josh X. The mixtape would later peak at number 9 on the Billboard Reggae Albums chart. Later in 2017, she released the single, “Walking Trophy.”She was also featured on the remix of the French Montana song, “Famous.” The video for “Walking Trophy” was directed by Mazi O and released in February 2018. The song has thus far peaked at number 22 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay chart.
Craig Serani Marsh (born 7 June 1982), known professionally as Serani, is a Jamaican dancehall artist who has a joint venture deal with Phase One Communications in NYC. He is best known for his involvement in Sean Paul’s album The Trinity and his 2010 single “No Games” that has sold 400,000 singles so far. Serani also released many hit singles, such as “Skip to My Luu”, “Doh” and “She Loves Me”. In 2006, Serani co-produced the first two singles on Sean Paul‘s platinum album The Trinity, including “We Be Burnin’“, which was the first released single. “We Be Burnin’” track helped Trinity break a Jamaican record of 107,000 copies sold in the first week. Serani also produced the album Smash riddim, which hosts the song “Dutty Wine” by Tony Matterhorn. Dutty Wine was the number one song in Jamaica and England for a lengthy period of time. Serani is credited for helping bring into the limelight other Jamaican heavyweights such as Mavado, Alaine Laughton and Bugle with his catchy beats such as the Anger Management riddim on which Mavado voiced his landmark hit “Real McCoy”. DASECA productions has also produced hits for other Reggae icons such as their colleague and Alliance crew leader Bounty Killer, Busy Signal and Vybz Kartel amongst many others. They are also the backbone of The Alliance affiliated band Anger Management. His first and very successful attempt at singing was on Mavado’s hit song Dying which is featured on the latter’s début album Gangsta for Life: The Symphony of David Brooks. He sang the hook and Mavado chanted the verses.