Contact us :  BBM: 330E61A0..Tel:1876-395-8008 or

 INFO@DANCEHALLREGGAEWORLD.COM  for information on how to get your information posted on our site.


Lyrics ~ Videos ~ News ~ Whats New ~ Articles ~ Booking ~ Frontpage


UB40 UK Top Veteran Reggae Group

UB40 is a British reggae group which was founded in 1978 in Birmingham England (UK).

This band/Group is considered to be one of the most successful reggae group out of Europe.

The Birth of the Band has been credited to founding members Ali Campbell who was the lead singer at the inceptionand Brian Travers. They were the the ones who walked the street of Birmingham promoting the band.

The early band members who were mostly schoolmate came together and after a lot of practice and rehearsal got their first gig in February 1979 at the "Hare and Hounds Pub" located in their home town Birmingham.

I remember when I was growing in Jamaica in the 1980's, our people usually talk about "UB40". Now the song that readily come to my mind is "Red Red Wine".

The Band's current members are James Brown, Duncan Campbell, Robin Campbell, Earl Falconer, Norman Hassan, Brian Travers, Astro, Tony Millings, Maxi Priest, Laurence Parry and Martin Meredith.

Special mention should also made about former members Ali Campbell, Michael Virtue, Patrick Tenyue and Henry Tenyue for there contribution to this top Reggae Band. The group's first single was "King/Food for Thought" which peak at number #4 on the UK Chart.

Their first album titled "Signing Off" was released on August 29th 1980 and this album peak at number #2 on the UK Album Chart and has since sold Platinum.

Top record Label such as Virgin Records and A&M Records have done recording for these legend. Their genres of music are Reggae, Reggae Fusion and Dub.

Their international success came through charts toppers such as "Red Red Wine", "Can't Help Falling In Love", "Kingston Town" and "I Got You Babe". More information available here.. They have basically tour the entire world from dancehall and Reggae land Jamaica, North and South America, Europe amongst other places.

Dancehall Reggae World without a doubt has given the status of Legend of reggae and dancehall to this Group/Band.

We value your feedback

Share your views, comments, or your take on this? Share it!

Enter them Here

What Other Visitors Have Said

Click below to see contributions from other visitors to this page...

UB40 Name showdown looms Not rated yet
WHAT'S in a name? A lot for reggae band UB40. The musicians look set for a showdown over the use of the name after former band members announced they …

Reggae Icons Steel Pulse Take a Stand For Trayvon Martin in "Put Your Hoodies On (4 Trayvon)" Not rated yet
The GRAMMY Award-winning British reggae band Steel Pulse has released a new single called "Put Your Hoodies On (4 Trayvon)" Dedicated to Trayvon Martin, …

Click here to write your own.

Hott!!! Latest Dancehall and Reggae news..
Return Home from Reggae Group UB40

New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.

Stories You Might Have Missed

Dancehall artiste Flippa Moggela Could Get 25 To Life in Prison

The ten richest Jamaican Dancehall & Reggae Music Entertainers

Chronixx Received a Personal Congratulation from Mick Jagger

Vybz Kartel says Tommy Lee and Popcaan have betrayed him

Dancehall artiste Tommy Lee Sparta closer to God

Elephant Man said Beenie Man is Badmind

Alkaline Picture Before he started Bleaching his Skin

Dancehall artiste Alkaline's new team is call the "SCUMS"!

Mr. Vegas Replies to I-Octane, says "badmind" not in his DNA !

Custom Search

Lyrics ~ Videos ~ News ~ Whats New ~ Articles ~ Booking ~ Frontpage

MORE TOP STORIES HERE >>>>>

Contact us :  BBM: 330E61A0..Tel:1876-837-7665..1876-395-8008 or

 INFO@DANCEHALLREGGAEWORLD.COM  for information on how to get your information posted on our site.


SEND ALL DANCEHALL AND REGGAE MUSIC RELATED ITEMS TO INFO@DANCEHALLREGGAEWORLD.COM

Custom Search

Recording artiste Linguiss Released the Truth About Ebola [LISTEN HERE]




Sevana - Bit Too Shy


Roots Festival: Interview with Jamaican reggae singer, Scratchylus



Recent Articles

  1. RDX FOLLOWS THEIR MUSIC TO THE INDIAN OCEAN

    Nov 26, 14 12:07 PM

    RDX has made a conscious effort to remain in the island for the month of December to spend this festive season with their Jamaican fans and followers.

    Read More

  2. 21st Hapilos Star Studded Releases: RDX, Ding Dong, Double XL Riddim, Intercourse Riddim & More + Pre-Orders Vybz Kartel & Popcaan, PG 13

    Nov 26, 14 12:01 PM

    21st Hapilos Digital Distribution is the largest digital distributor of Dancehall, Reggae and Caribbean music. We have successfully placed Reggae and Dancehall

    Read More

  3. Zj Liquid Drops New App For His Fans

    Nov 26, 14 11:45 AM

    Fans of ZJ Liquid can keep up with their favorite DJ, by simply downloading the official ZJ Liquid app. To download the app just go to the DJ’s website

    Read More

  4. CK and Konshens Collaboration “Body of the Year” Creating Waves

    Nov 26, 14 11:40 AM

    Sassy turns into sexy as American – Tanzanian born local songbird Clara Kahwa ,popularly Known as “CK” creates waves with “Body of the Year” her new collaboration

    Read More

  5. Omari Banks to Premiere Video at Unprecedented Concert on Live Cable & Internet Stream

    Nov 26, 14 11:30 AM

    In a span of a week, Omari Banks has taken the reggae world by storm with his hit No Point To Prove featuring reggae star Peetah Morgan of Morgan Heritage.

    Read More

Aidonia To Unveil ‘1V’ Collection at Take Style Out


Artiste of the Month


"Recording artiste Alkaline


SCAMMERS ALERT!

MIA Production warns Public against an impostor pretending to be Gyptian


Irie FM Elise Kelly Interview With Jah Cure On Easy Skanking




Enter Your E-mail Address
Enter Your First Name (optional)
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Newsletter.

NEW VIDEOS

Reggae Star Vision Debuts the Nostalgic "We Jammin" Video

Natural Black Releases New Video "I'm On My Way".

J Capri - Boom And Bend Over (Official Music Video)

LL Cool J Ft. Mavado – The Hustler (Official Video)

Nesbeth - Taste Victory [Official Video 2014]


ZAGGA - My Destination (Official Video)

Etana Trigger Official Music Video

One Zeal - Welcome to Jozi Official Music Video

Assassin aka Agent Sasco - Sekkle An Cease Official music video

Romain Virgo - Stay With Me (Official Music Video)

Demarco Bad Gyal Anthem Official Music Video

Ce'Cile ~ No Gal (Official Music Video)

Tommy Lee Sparta - Pat It Up Official Music Video

Shuga - Give My Soul To Jah (Official HD Video)

Vershon "Key Fi Mi Life" Official Music video.

Vybz Kartel Miami Vice Episode Official Music Video

RDX Summer Time Official Music Video

Sah Jam you make me feel official video

Bugle ft Julian Marley "Move Dem" Official music video


Little presence of Jamaican musicians on Billboard Reggae charts

MORE TOP STORIES HERE


Get Your Questions Answer In Our Help Center
Question about songs & Titles only! [click here]


SPONSORS Sites
Negril Vacations
seasandsunjamaica
my-island-jamaica.com
keepitjiggy.com
reggae-online.com
caribbean-fun-cruises.com