Romain Virgo hits Billboard


Singer Romain Virgo made his Billboard debut with the release of his self-titled CD, which landed at number 14 on the Reggae Album charts.

Among the producers on the 15-track album are the heavyweights Donovan Germain of Penthouse Records, Shane Brown and Omar and Dawin Brown from the Vikings label. The official launch party for the album is scheduled to take place tonight at the Knutsford Court Hotel, St Andrew.

After winning the Digicel Rising Stars Competition in 2007, Romain aligned himself with some of the industry's top producers with the help of his management camp, Vikings Productions and thereafter recorded some of Reggae's biggest recent hits including Cyaan Sleep, Wanna Go Home, Murderer, This Love (the video for which was included in VH1's rotation), Who Feels It Knows It and others.