Chronixx, front-runner of the roots-reggae revival, leads the nominees for the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) set for Broward Community College in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on October 4th.

The conscious singer, who is known for songs such as Who Knows, Behind Curtain and Smile Jamaica, has received six nominations. He is up for the Bob Marley Entertainer of the Year, Best Male Vocalist, Best Song — Who Knows, Best Album — Dread and Terrible, Best Music Video — Who Knows and Most Cutural/ Educational Entertainer.

His contemporary Protoje is also in the running with four nods for Best Male Vocalist, Most Promising, Best Song — Who Knows, and Best Music Video, also for Who Knows.

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