For the third time the Riddim magazine dedicated an entire issue to the home of Reggae music to highlight it even more than usual with intriguing stories about the political situation, new trends and of course, the return of one of Jamaica’s biggest stars Buju Banton. I also got to speak to two extraordinary talents from the Caribbean island: singer and percussionist Feluké, and producer and director Dameon Gayle. Both shared with me their very special life and career, and gave me a deep insight into their works.
Five years ago Kumar as part of Raging Fyah was guest of the very first episode of Wha’ Gwaan Munchy?!?. Now the “number one” returns to the show as a solo artist and talks the massive change in his life leaving the band, his new music and career plans, and the Stand Firm Acoustic tour he is currently on. For episode 45 we also update you with tour dates, live impressions from Mellow Mood’s recent Italy tour, new and upcoming releases by Mighty Mystic, Koffee and Ashraff30, and of course the Grammy nominees for 2019. As a special treat Kumar presents his new single It’s Alright with an exclusive unplugged performance.