Posts Tagged ‘Little Roy’

ALBUM: Little Roy – Battle For Seattle

Release Date: September 5th, 2011
Label: Ark Recordings
Website: www.littleroy.com
MySpace: www.myspace.com/originallittleroy

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For those of you who haven’t heard of Little Roy, then he’s been around since 1969 with the hit ‘Bongo Nyah’, which he didn’t really make headway in the UK charts with, but was a track that was the first commercial song to sing directly about Rastafarianism, and was one of the main instigators in people finally taking notice of the Rastafari movement. So, in a sense, he is one of the main reasons why a lot of people took notice of the genre. Many reggae artists will count Little Roy as an influence, and if it wasn’t for his work, reggae wouldn’t be as popular as it is now and many artists simply wouldn’t exist.

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NEWS: Little Roy and Young Legionnaire join Reading/Leeds 2011 bill!

With only six more weeks remaining until the event is underway, two further acts have been added onto the Reading/Leeds festival line-up. Little Roy and Young Legionnaire have been added onto the Festival Republic stage of the bill.

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