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It’s my luck to be at the frontier of what looks to be a resurrection of roots music on the international scene. That’s really what…
I can remember the first time I ever recorded my vocals on to a beat. Cat Coore from Third World – a legendary Jamaican band…
Coming where I’m coming from, really, my family name isn’t a pressure because, you know, music is not like sports, where you can go and…
One of the first albums that I remember, rap albums I remember really listening to, was LL Cool J ‘Mama Said Knock You Out.’
I’m a big fan of hip-hop, so it reflects in my approach.
Toasting is basically what you call rapping. It came off of playing the beats at the parties, however it be. You find a space in…
My father has been a voice of encouragement in times of desperation for so many people. But he died when I was so young that,…
I used to buy records in high school. Mainly dancehall: Super Cat, Buju Banton.
Being Bob Marley’s son has done many things for me, in terms of having a career in music. I’m very proud of my music, and…
I record all night and sleep all day. It started because you’re excited about the music and you want to stay up longer, but over…
I grew up in uptown Jamaica; I went to a rich school. I was raised by my mother and my stepfather; they made sure education…
Jamaica full of ghetto, but boy, I tell you: me never see it like that.
The U.K. crowds always have a lot of energy, and I’ve done some milestone shows there that I’m very proud of.
I would never say that being Bob Marley’s son has been a pressure. It has been a door opener.
The U.K. is one of the places that has always been an advocate of my music and I spend a lot of time touring here.…
More people would recognise me in Kingston, but it’s rare to go on the road and not get recognised by someone. The problem now is…
I like singing all songs, really, but I find that writing social commentary comes naturally.
I’m about 5′ 10″, and my hair is the length of my whole body now. We grow our hair because of faith, but it’s getting…
In Jamaica, them always have throwback riddims, recycled old beats, and the hardcore reggae scene is always present. You have faster stuff like the more…
Everything I’ve experienced, things that my friends have experienced and we talk about, things that are on the news – all aspects of life are…
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