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SOJA | Cali Roots Festival | 2017

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Included here is high-quality video of SOJA‘s performance at this year’s Cali Roots Festival.  I used to be a big fan of SOJA as I saw them come up through the DC live scene to become truly talented musicians.  I also think Jacob Hemphill is a talented songwriter. ...
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SOJA “Freedom Time” (Extended Mix) 2000

SOJA will come back home on June 7, 2016 to play the legendary Wolf Trap Theater in Vienna, VA. Special guests will be hip-hop artist Wale along with Allen Stone. “Taking it back to the old school, cuz I’m an old fool”…Rare cut here. SOJA with “Freedom Time”...
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How XM’s The Joint is destroying reggae

If you’ve paid any attention to the news coming from Jamaican media sources then you know that there is a campaign afoot to marginalize and delegitimize reggae produced overseas by non-Jamaicans. It seems that there are some in the Jamaican music and media establishment who would like to...
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Soldiers of Jah Army (SOJA) Showcase EP (2000)

Something real special for all you SOJA fans.  Included here are the vocals and dubs from the band’s debut self-titled showcase EP.  The album was recorded in the fall of 2000 at LION and FOX Studios in Washington DC. According to Reggae Reviews, “It contains only four songs...
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SOJA and the American Reggae Movement

by Patricia Meschino BILLBOARD “I wanted to be Bob Marley since the first time I saw a picture of him and I still do; what I mean by that is conscious music needs to have a spotlight on it and he did that bigger than anyone who ever...
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SOJA Album debuts in Billboard Top 20

You may not know but SOJA has a special connection with MIDNIGHT RAVER.  Not only do they hail from Arlington, VA but it was our good friend and recording engineer Jim Fox who first recorded their demo tape and went on to record several of their albums right...
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SOJA feat. Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley “Your Song”

Arlington, VA’s SOJA is out with a new single titled “Your Song” feat. Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley. Check it here first! [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/155777940″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]
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