Black My Story …..marcus mosiah garvey laid the foundation and issued the challenge to this generation. mr. notch provides the soundtrack to todays unified effort for that long awaited change. with the original sound of roots rock reggae the renaissance of rebel music lives.
The song is to commemorate Marcus Garvey’s Birthday Celebration, 17th August 2020.
“Black My Story” by Mr. Notch
Label: Carib Beat Son
Garfield Walters also known as Gary “Poo” Walters by most of his fans was born on the island of Barbados. Gary Walters the vocalist and songwriter began entertaining at an early age. By fifteen he had already appeared on the Vic Brewster talent show on CBC TV and through that one appearance he received many bookings at such popular nightspots of the time, like the Caribbean Pepper Pot and the South Winds Hotel.
Gary shared the stage with the late Jackie Opel, The Dukes, Egbert Sayers, and his Fontains and Mike Wilkinson. Shortly after Gary joined a musical group called The Revelations to establish a reputation of a fine quality within the music industry in Barbados.
Since then Gary left the island to further his experience in the field of music. While living in the U.S.A. he sang with a trio for a little while, he now currently does concerts, parties, and shows. Ever so often Gary goes back to Barbados because that’s where his heart is.
Gary currently has three albums to his credit including “Caribbean Favorites” and “Gary Walters Sings His Originals.” Gary Walters is known for singing ballads, but he also wrote a song titled Bajan Woman, which is done in the Soca style and makes him one of the only artists to praise the Bajan Woman.
Dre Island, the enigmatic singer hailing from the Red Hills Rd section of Kingston, released the deluxe edition of his long-awaited debut album today. The 17-track expanded version of the album features 4 new songs. Adding to an impressive list of collaborations, Now I Rise (Deluxe Edition) features the Grammy award winning hip hop star and philanthropist Wyclef Jean, dancehall star Teejay, and Australian based Electronic artist Dub Fx.
The Deluxe Edition starts with a piano laced Introduction, which features spoken word from Dr. Martin Luther King Junior’s speech to students in Philadelphia in 1967, also known as “What is your life’s blueprint?” speech. This compelling message is coupled with excerpts from Charlie Chaplin’s “The Great Dictator,” which sound the alarm for our current times. “Same Ole Song” feat Teejay continues the set in dramatic fashion echoing the rebellious chant of generations past. Dub Fx puts his creative touch on the EDM influenced More Love. With the final track “Justice” feat Wyclef Jean rounding out the set in a dramatic tone as they lament the unfortunate death of Ahmaud Arbery and the current Black Lives Matter Movement.
Following the successful launch of his Chart Topping Single “Money Money” featuring Charlotte Mckinnon, Reggae Musician (JAH TEE VIBES) embarks on a new musical journey with his Directorial debut for the video of said hit single “Money Money” The Song was inspired by everyday life in JAH TEE’S Community. He had good friends that needed money to help them with life’s everyday struggle and he was unable to help those friends, on the other hand he also seen the hustlers in his community hustling everyday so that they can have money, some would do it peacefully others would not. The non-peaceful hustlers would bring Violence to the Community. “Money Money” is an Original production by JAH TEE VIBES & Pater Pan, Written by JAH TEE VIBES, Lead Singer/Lead Guitar – JAH TEE VIBES vocals by JAH TEE VIBES and Charlotte Mckinnon, Keyboard Peter Pan, Drums/Percussions REX, Base Christopher Meredith. Recorded at 13th Street Studio, Voice Engineer Cheefa. Mix and mastered at Insane Studios. Money Money Video was also inspired by the Lifestyle of JAH TEES’S community, some people are living the Lifestyle of having a lot of Money and some people are dreaming of the lifestyle. Some people work hard for the Money, some scam for the Money, but everybody loves Money. Money Money Video was filmed, edited and produced by Carlton MrLife Lewis, of iamlifefilms, Directed by Jah Tee Vibes and Courtney (C NYCE) Allen. Video is shot on Location in Hollywood Florida, and surrounding Cities. Jah Tee Vibes and The Real Vibes Band have been touring and entertaining reggae fans around the world since their debut in the early 90’s. Authentic roots rock reggae with a message of love unity and happiness that is timeless. Accompanied by some of the most experienced musicians in the business , Jah Tee Vibes 5 piece team comprise the Real Vibes Band their members have toured with the biggest names in reggae including Stephen Marley, Maxi Priest , Burning Spear , Freddie McGregor , Junior Reid , Wycliffe Jean , and Glen Washington Their only mission is to provide the hard driving bass , drum , and harmonies, the perfect recipe for Jah Tee Vibes as he seasons every track with his soulful guitar riffs and positive lyrics.