The women on Pink Riddim were featured on JumpStart Feature on Newstalk 93fm on Saturday, September 27. The all-female album has been doing well since its release on May 30.
Lee Pryce, founder of JumpStart Music and host of JumpStart Feature told Culture Dome during an interview that most of the female artistes on the project are upcoming and that is what JumpStart Feature does -- give up-and-comers a chance to showcase their amazing talent. “I'm a big supporter of women empowerment and female artistes face the biggest challenges in the Dancehall industry," he said.
The Pink Riddim project shows unity among women in the dancehall industry with tracks such as D’Angel - 'Talk Bout', Goody Plum - 'Tun Up', Kim Weirdo - 'Beat It Up', Lisa Hyper - 'Smile', Macka Diamond - 'Pink Pearl', Pamputae - 'Hook', Pretty Devil - 'Run Things', Raine Seville - 'Community', Sasique - 'Move', Tall Up - 'Own', and Yanique Curvy Diva with 'Say Anything'. The all-female rhythm was produced by the Rekit Ralf Music.
Andre Bedward who is popularly known as Delomar of the dynamic dancehall duo - RDX - is the chief creator of the project. Delomar said he created the eleven track project to highlight women in the business. After the show, the ladies along with Delomar celebrated with cake and champagne to commemorate the success of Pink Riddim thus far.
Lee Pryce expressed the importance of projects like Pink Riddim and that he's honored to play his part in enhancing women empowerment and, the overall advancement of music. “So far a lot of artistes out there have been featured on our platform ... Gold Gad, Twani Price, Dyani ... we even had artistes who have been in the music industry for a long time like Nesbeth and D’Angel, although they are not upcoming artistes. We have them on our show to encourage the young talents who grace our platform."
JumpStart is absolutely free to participate so up-and-comers should seize the opportunity to get themselves out there through the use of the platform. Interested parties may send an email to email@example.com.