Reggae artist Zayne drops by the ALL AXE-S radio show this week. Hosted by Heike Wollenweber, ALL AXE-S is a dancehall reggae show featuring special guests and all of the latest dancehall singles and riddims. Find out all you need to know about what's going on with Zayne! Tune in this Wednesday, April 4th! Showtimes: 3am, 9am, 3pm & 9pm EST.
Zayne, Born in Kingston, Jamaica, winward road, is a young artist coming to teach youths a positive way of life. Zayne spent his younger years in Portland and went to Norwich Primary School, then went on to Port Antonio High for two years. After that, Zayne moved to St. Andrew to live with his mom. Zayne then went to Papine High and from there, went on to various institutions to further his study.
Zayne discovered his love of music when he was living with his grandfather in Portland. Zayne's grandfather had a sound system that he use to play around with. Zayne also went to Sunday school and sang on the church choir and in the community with different youth groups. As Zayne grew older, his love for the music also grew with inspirations like Buju Banton, Jah Cure, Sizzla, & Bob Marley just to name a few.
Heike Wollenweber was born near Munich Germany where she attended primary as well as high school. Heike continued her education with a degree from business school, a college degree obtained in London, UK and a BA in Caribbean Studies and English from London metropolitan University and University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica. Heike currently resides in Kingston, Jamaica.
March 2009 marked the birth of yet another axe-s media chapter — All axe-s. All axe-s is a radio show introducing the latest and best in reggae and dancehall music and with a feature artiste of the week and an in depth interview plus reggae news it gives the listeners a different access to the music. All axe-s started on more 94 fm in Nassau, Bahamas and has emerged as a premier reggae programme. Artistes featured on all axe-s so far were for example Serani, Queen Ifrica, Beenie Man, Charly Black, Busy Signal, Tarrus Riley and Chino.
In January 2010 Heike relocated back to Kingston, Jamaica to be once again in the center of the reggae world and the music industry of Jamaica. She continues to work with various artistes as a publicist arranging international media features, press releases, air play and video play working with thousands of local and international journalists, djs and media houses and herself being featured regularly on TV, the newspapers, websites, magazines and music videos promoting axe-s media as a brand.
In February 2010 all axe-s started to also run on RTC 107 fm, the Turks & Caicos version of the radio show, hosted by Heike.
Keeping busy as an industry insider, journalist, radio personality, tv host Heike plans all axe-s tv to be launched in 2010 as well as some other ideas in the pipeline to be brought to life. Heike is definitely always on the go promoting dancehall and reggae to the world.
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