U-Roy – Talking Roots – Vinyl, LP, Mad Professor, Ariwa Sounds, 2018
One of the Originators of DJ Reggae / New studio album / UK and European Tour 2018 / Mad Professor produced / Record features Sly Dunbar and Aisha.
From Treasure Isle to Ariwa, after many historical releases, the original DJ U-Roy has re-united with the Ariwa production team to record and release a new studio album.
Having kicked off his career on the legendary Treasure Isle label with 3 hits in the top ten in 1970 produced by Duke Reid, U-Roy went onto record and release the classic Version Galore D.J. Reggae LP.
U-Roy was an exciting new phenomenon. A phenomenon that started the talkers and rappers…the age of the M.C.s and D.J.s had begun within Reggae music which would see the likes of I-Roy, Dillinger, King Stitt rise up and command the microphone.