"I’m not mad that all I hear on the radio are songs about strippers and planes to Ibiza," Hemphill added, "I just want conscious music to have a place at the table, too." If contemporary reggae with a forthright social conscience has a chance of impacting mainstream radio, SOJA is likely the band to accomplish that feat. On August 12th, the eight-piece outfit released their sixth album, Amid the Noise and Haste (ATO Records) and scored their highest chart debut position to date, No. 20 on the Billboard 200.

READ MORE: http://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/legal-and-management/6243653/soja-and-the-american-reggae-movement-dc-band-makes
Article by Patricia Meschino / Billboard
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"I’m not mad that all I hear on the radio are songs about strippers and planes to Ibiza," Hemphill added, "I just want conscious music to have a place at the table, too." If contemporary reggae with a forthright social conscience has a chance of impacting mainstream radio, SOJA is likely the band to accomplish that feat. On August 12th, the eight-piece outfit released their sixth album, Amid the Noise and Haste (ATO Records) and scored their highest chart debut position to date, No. 20 on the Billboard 200.

READ MORE: http://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/legal-and-management/6243653/soja-and-the-american-reggae-movement-dc-band-makes
Article by Patricia Meschino / Billboard
#SOJA #AmidTheNoiseAndHaste #Billboard

SOJA and the American Reggae Movement: D.C. Band Makes ‘Noise’ With Highest Debut

Via @BILLBOARD: “If contemporary reggae with a forthright social conscience has a chance of impacting mainstream radio, SOJA is likely the band to accomplish that feat … SOJA has emerged as a superstar act within the proliferating American reggae scene.” Article link: http://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/legal-and-management/6243653/soja-and-the-american-reggae-movement-dc-band-makes

#SOJA #AmidTheNoiseAndHaste #Billboard

SOJA and the American Reggae Movement: D.C. Band Makes ‘Noise’ With Highest Debut

Via @BILLBOARD: “If contemporary reggae with a forthright social conscience has a chance of impacting mainstream radio, SOJA is likely the band to accomplish that feat … SOJA has emerged as a superstar act within the proliferating American reggae scene.” Article link: http://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/legal-and-management/6243653/soja-and-the-american-reggae-movement-dc-band-makes

#SOJA #AmidTheNoiseAndHaste #Billboard

SOJA has been nominated for the “Bob Marley Award for Entertainer of the Year” in the 33rd Annual International Reggae and World Music Awards! It is an honor to be recognized, and if you believe we should win, click the link to vote: http://irawma.com/irawma_vote2014

We’ve got tough competition alongside Jimmy Cliff, Sean Paul, Chronixx and Tessanne Chin. Also make sure to vote for “I Believe” in the “Best Reggae Rock Song” category! Thanks for your continued support! #SOJA #IRAWMA

SOJA has been nominated for the “Bob Marley Award for Entertainer of the Year” in the 33rd Annual International Reggae and World Music Awards! It is an honor to be recognized, and if you believe we should win, click the link to vote: http://irawma.com/irawma_vote2014

We’ve got tough competition alongside Jimmy Cliff, Sean Paul, Chronixx and Tessanne Chin. Also make sure to vote for “I Believe” in the “Best Reggae Rock Song” category! Thanks for your continued support! #SOJA #IRAWMA

We are so excited to share the official “I Believe” live video filmed at the legendary Red Rocks in Colorado! Thanks to Conan O’Brien’s Team Coco for the love. Thanks to Michael Franti, Nahko Bear and your beautiful energy for the amazing spirit in this clip.

Please watch and share the link (http://teamcoco.com/video/fresh-noise-i-believe-by-soja-feat-michael-franti-nahko?playlist=x;eyJ0eXBlIjoidGFnIiwiaWQiOjR9) if you dig it! #SOJA #SOJAIBelieve #MichaelFranti #Nahko #RedRocks #TeamCoco

Did you pick up one of the new singles at @iTunes? Just a reminder that you can “complete your album”! If you purchased all 4 singles (I Believe, Your Song, Shadow and Easier), then you can complete your album and purchase the remaining 13 songs for only $4.83.

iTunes link on our profile: @sojagram
#SOJA #AmidTheNoiseAndHaste

Did you pick up one of the new singles at @iTunes? Just a reminder that you can “complete your album”! If you purchased all 4 singles (I Believe, Your Song, Shadow and Easier), then you can complete your album and purchase the remaining 13 songs for only $4.83.

iTunes link on our profile: @sojagram
#SOJA #AmidTheNoiseAndHaste