Born in London, UK, grown up on the streets of east London. Playing bass from the age of 13yr, and music in a band by 14yrs, playing reggae classic then moved on to soul, jazz, hip hop, jazz funk, rock, pop, etc.
Occupation(s): Singer/Songwriter, Musician, producer, Composer, Arranger, Artist management.
Genres: Pop, World, Soul, Dance, Roots, Rock, Reggae,R&B, Acid jazz, Jazz funk, Hip Hop, Blues, Grime.
Instruments: Bass Guitarist, Rhythm & Acoustic Guitar, Ukulele, Percussion, Drums, Beat Maker, Mixing/Sound Engineer, Music software Programmer.
Associated acts: Cruzial, African Head Charge and Adrian Sherwood, Onyxx, Street Service, Risk, Kriszstyle, Ragga Twins, Emmanuel Joseph & Amanda Judah.
Bands: Cruzial, African Head Charge, Street Service. Rebel Uprising ft: Dedar Zaman.
Produced: Sly & Robbie and Mr Lex in mixing lab studios, Jamaica. In the Uk Mighty Diamonds, Mutabaruka, Dennis Walks, Wray, Kriszstyle, Andiswa, Passion.Ragga Twins, Ruddy Ranks.
Founding member of community music project: Triangle music workshop at the age of 18, a youth music project in Dalston. Later on utilising skills gained and I founded Mellow Mix Central a community music project in Stoke Newington. Hackney. England.
In 2003 I started I like it Productions/SWP (streetwise project) created with Adiaha Antigha the first, Knife, Gangs and Guns project in London. First located in Clapton Pond, known as Murder Mile. As a high risk project it was very successful saving lives and educating young minds. Our motto is `Education through Music` sadly a shift in Central Governments priorities shifted funding from youth provision. I Like it production is now a Charity and continues to seek funding and partnership opportunities.
Past productions include world music and urban UK artistes, see profile on first album: `The Round Drum` King D & the Black Knights.
Currently working on my Album. With the first single now on `itunes` called `Stop the Fighting Start Uniting` the second single due in by early 2016. Either Revolution or Oh Jah two fantastic songs! I am looking for a collaboration potential artists from the states.
I'm looking at touring in the America in 2016-17. I have an expansive following on various social media platforms, the majority are based in the States.
So much more on the way stay locked