About Us

Blakkwuman22 Music is a record label, publishing house and music distribution company. We currently represent, exclusively, the entire catalogue of Jamaican Reggae/Dancehall artist, Karamanti. BW22 Music is responsible for the administration of any and all songs created or contributed by this artist.

Any person or company wanting to use our music or that of any artist we represent, in any form, whether it’s for commercials, TV, film, streaming etc. is asked to contact us for authorization. Be advised that we will treat seriously, anyone using our music or that of any artist we represent, without going through the proper channels.

SOCAN is the official Performing Rights Organization that collects on behalf of both Karamanti as a writer and Blakkwuman22 Music as a publisher. SOCAN collects performance rights and they are based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Their contact information is as follows:

Web: http://www.socan.ca
Music Licensing:
Current licensees: 1.866.944.6223
New licensees: 1.866.944.6210
licence@socan.ca
General Enquiries:
416.445.8700
1.800.55.SOCAN (76226)

Our Reproduction Rights are managed by SOCAN’s sister company SOCAN RR; formerly SODRAC. They are responsible for collecting synchronization and mechanical rights on behalf of both Karamanti as a writer and Blakkwuman22 Music as a publisher. They are based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Their contact information is as follows:

Web: http://www.sodrac.ca
Tower B, Suite 1010
1470 Peel
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 1T1
Telephone: 514-844-8377
Toll Free: 1 888 876-3722
Email: reproduction@socan.com

As a producer – an owner of the master sound recordings – we are represented by JAMMS (Jamaica Music Society). They can be reached through their online platform: www.jammsonline.com.

 

Attention Artists/Producers

If you have worked with Blakkwuman22 Music or Karamanti in the past, please use the following information to register the work. If you have any questions you may contact us using the form on our Contact Page

Performing Rights Organization – SOCAN (located in Canada)
Shelly-Ann Jackson (IPI #:  256682635) this is Karamanti’s birth name and IPI#
Blakkwuman22 (IPI #:  291702468) this is Karamanti’s publishing house and IPI#

Blakkwuman22 Music Store

Since the company started many years ago, we have released several singles and compilations, as well as approximately three studio albums. Regardless of what was done in the past, we are feel as though we are just getting started. Click on the image below to check out our Bandcamp page (music store) and remember to check back often.

BW22 STORE