Reggae Recording Artiste Mr. Upp - Mr. Upp, formerly known as Ray-Tay, is a fresh Reggae Dancehall performer. He was born September 10, 1989 as Ricardo Dobson in a small ghetto suburb of Kingston, Jamaica.
He began his music career in 2010 working with frenz4real entraps in the
same small Tower Hill community. “Upp,” as most had been greeting him
since 2008, was motivated by Cornell Josey Wales, Sizzla, Capleton,
Elephant Man, and Jahvinci. Modeling the natural stage energy inspired
by these artists, Mr. Upp brings joy and Uppright vibes to every stage
setting and exciting freestyle vocals upon any rhythm!
An original Jamaican stepping from Kingston 11, Mr. Upp has been coined the “Dancehall Rockstar”, lighting upp individuals and audiences whenever he touches the stage or road. Beginning as a dancer, Mr. Upp has been entertaining young and old for over a decade.
His first hit song “My
Name is Upp” is a huge audience success! His highlight performances
include CVM TV in 2012,IRIE FM roadshow in 2013,TVJ Roots FM in 2015;
Unity & Love Stageshow, Yahsonicestageshow, Margarita Ville
Stageshow, Ghetto Carnival and many more…
Mr. Upp’s artist repertoire includes performances alongside the greatest reggae/dancehall artists Jahvinci, I Octane, Sizzla Kalonji, Beenie Man, I-Wayne, Busy Signal and more…
Mr. Upp current tops singles include “My Name is Upp”; “Wife an Matey”; “Hustle”; “Freshhh”; “Bad if We Want” available on Youtube, Itunes, ICloud. He has worked with Frenz4Real Entraps, King Dreams Entertainment, SMS Productions, Ragland Productions, Goldmine Productions, Christopher G Records in Jamaica Mr. Upp is currently an Independent Artist living in the United States.
Look for his latest “Fresh” and “Wife & Matey” videos soon to shoot. Mr. Upp is burning upp, pshhhhhhhhh!