LockDownProductions LTD / distributed throughout the World by Greensleeves Records & it’s network of local distributors
Greensleeves, the world’s leading reggae dancehall label presents together with LockDown Productions LTD the superb new album from Tippa Irie – one of the UK’s best loved reggae / dancehall artists who pioneered the “fast chat” MC Style in the mid 80’s as part of the legendary Saxon Sound system and the UK Bubblers imprint. He scored a huge top ten hit with “Hello Darling” on Greensleeves. More recently Tippa gained new fans and huge exposure Grammy nominated hit song “Hey Mama” a collaboration with US group Black Eyed Peas.
TALK THE TRUTH features an impressive 22 tracks and guest artists include Bad Boy artist Elephant Man, Jurassic 5’s Chali 2NA, veteran reggae artist Frankie Paul and China Black’s Errol Reid peppered with an eclectic mix of producers at the helm: Mafia & Fluxy, Peter Hunnigale, Peckings and Pow Pow.
TALK THE TRUTH is arguably Tippa’s strongest release to date and reflects his versatility on all 22 tracks with a main focus on dancehall with a mixture of roots reggae, Hip Hop and R&B.
TALK THE TRUTH – An excellent set of tracks from a dedicated and versatile artist who has never lost his touch.
The focus tracks are “Ah ho” and “Pick up my people“,
check the video done by Ras Kassa
Ah Ho & Pick yup my people