YG Marley's ‘Praise Jah in the Moonlight’ Sets Records As The First Reggae Song With 1 Billion Worldwide Streams In 2024

YG Marley's ‘Praise Jah in the Moonlight’ Sets Records As The First Reggae Song With 1 Billion Worldwide Streams In 2024

YG Marley's breakout hit, "Praise Jah in the Moonlight" has made history as the first reggae song of the year to amass an incredible 1 billion streams worldwide. Co-written and produced by YG Marley's mother, the iconic Lauryn Hill, this track has seen a surge in popularity, propelling it to new heights on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart.

 YG Marley's Ascendancy:

With a lineage deeply rooted in musical greatness, YG Marley has emerged as one of the rising stars in the reggae genre. Born Joshua Omaru Marley, this talented artist showcases the musical genes passed down from his renowned parents, Rohan Marley and Lauryn Hill. Pure Jamaica Media celebrates YG Marley's journey as he continues to captivate audiences worldwide with his exceptional talent and authentic reggae sound.

The collaborative masterpiece between YG Marley and Lauryn Hill, "Praise Jah in the Moonlight," has garnered widespread acclaim for its infectious rhythm and profound lyrics. Released on December 27, 2023, this track gained momentum in late January and early February 2024, debuting on the US Hot 100 chart at No. 74. The song's popularity soared when it reached the Top 10 on the TikTok Billboard Top 50 chart, thanks to its viral success on social media platforms.

A Musical Legacy 

The influence of Lauryn Hill on "Praise Jah in the Moonlight" cannot be overstated. Her involvement, from co-writing the lyrics to producing the song, has been widely recognized by fans and critics alike. This collaboration not only showcases the undeniable talent of YG Marley but also pays homage to the legacy of his legendary grandfather, Bob Marley. Pure Jamaica Media celebrates the intergenerational connection and the impact it has on the reggae community.

YG Marley's Live Performances and Collaborations:

YG Marley's journey extends beyond the studio, as he continues to share his music through live performances. Recently, he graced the stage at Jo Mersa Marley's Birthday Celebration in St. Ann, Jamaica, where he performed "Praise Jah in the Moonlight" alongside his mother, Lauryn Hill. The electrifying performance left the audience in awe and further solidified YG Marley's place among reggae's elite.

Pure Jamaica Media is thrilled to showcase the unparalleled success of YG Marley's "Praise Jah in the Moonlight." As the first reggae song of 2024 to reach an astounding 1 billion streams worldwide, it cements YG Marley's position as a rising star in the reggae genre. With the invaluable contribution of Lauryn Hill, this track has become an anthem for reggae enthusiasts globally.