Tarrus Riley Goes Rocksteady: Love Situation (2014)
The new album titled Love Situation by Tarrus Riley aka Singy Singy hits the stores next month! You can listen to the first single DEM A WATCH below. What you hear is what you get... it's a Rocksteady album with a premium list of guest artists: Big Youth, U Roy, Konshens, Mr. Cheeks and of course Dean Fraser is on it.
Read more details about the release in the official press release by Zojak:
Kicking off “Reggae Month” in an epic way, February 4th 2014 marks the release of Love Situation, the newest album from international reggae star Tarrus Riley. Ever the versatile artist – this album explores musical territory that is guaranteed to be loved by music listeners of all generations.
Production was spearheaded by Dean Fraser for Cannon assisted by talents such as Shane C. Brown of Juke Boxx Productions, Mitchum Khan Chin and Jordan McClure. Shane C. Brown along with Romel Marshall mixed the project and mastering was done by Grammy award winning engineer Michael Fuller. Love Situation is a throwback to the sound of classic Jamaican rock steady with a modern twist. Fans of classic Jamaican music will undoubtedly recognize many favorite rhythms from the days of Treasure Isle. Guests such as U Roy, Konshens, Big Youth, Mr Cheeks (from the Lost Boyz), Dean Fraser and Whippa Demus contribute to the cross-generational vibe that Riley (aka Singy Singy) has crafted on this project.
Love Situation is a true testimony to the resilience and timeless quality of the greatest era of Jamaican music. Great rhythms, engineering, production and of course the stellar vocal work of ‘Singy Singy’ attest to the fact that quality reggae music is alive and well in the minds, hearts, and dancing shoes of today’s music listeners around the globe. The album will be available January 28th for pre-order and officially released February 4th on iTunes and a variety of online retailers, as well as physical CD’s in digipak. To promote the album Tarrus will be kicking off a US tour on January 25th.
01. Intro - Love Situation
02. 123 I Love You
03. Lost For Words 'Speechless'
04. Welding Skit (taken From I-Roy Welding)
05. Burning Desire
06. A Lifetime Skit
07. Five Days feat. Big Youth & Mr. Cheeks
08. Cry No More feat. Dean Fraser
09. Dem A Watch 'Wanna See Us Break Up'
10. Cum Get Your Ish
11. One Drop (Remix)
12. Special Occasion feat. Whippa Demus
13. To The Limit (Remix) feat. Konshens
14. Thank You
15. Version Of Love 'My Story'
16. Sail Away 'Stepping Out' feat. U Roy
17. Food For Thought
LISTEN TO DEM A WATCH: