Reggae artiste Tilibop Freeworl is elated that his single, ‘All That’, obtained main airtime at a George Floyd Black Lives Matter protest rally in Brooklyn, New York final week.
“It was a surreal second for me as a result of I did not count on the tune to be performed. The group was principally black People and a combination of island folks from all around the Caribbean, it was extra a Yankee crowd, so I used to be shocked when the disc jockey, a black American, performed ‘All That’ and pulled it up and performed another revolutionary reggae songs,” Tilibop, whose actual title is Marvin Amos, stated.
He stated the tune, ‘All That’, launched on the peak of the general public unrest sparked by the Black Lives Matter motion, had caught the eye of the reggae listening public in Jamaica and in New York.
“The entire thing is surreal to me as a result of after I wrote the tune, I did not see a imaginative and prescient of that, it was simply based mostly on my experiences, and my folks going by means of the battle, ghetto youths being killed by the police, however now with the George Floyd protests and the Black Lives Matter Motion, lots of people have given it that means, it ah journey, it ah tackle a complete new life and narrative,” he stated.
The tune was formally launched on July 23rd, the birthday of H.I.M Haile Selassie, on the Freeworll label by way of all digital obtain platforms.
“Folks inform me that the tune provides them hope and inspiration by means of the pandemic, the racism, the police brutality, the degradation of the black race, it makes them really feel we will overcome All That,” Tilibop stated.
The tune is reportedly enjoying in nations comparable to Costa Rica, Ukraine, Nigeria, Kenya, Italy, and cities comparable to Johannesburg in South Africa, and Amsterdam, Netherlands,
“It’s streaming laborious. Particular because of Irie Jam 93.5, Killa Boo, Dubmaster Chris and DJ Roy , and Bobby Konders who ah spearhead the motion. Respect to Bobby Channel One , Vaughn All Stars and the artistes from Bassy from Concord Tree , the youths dem motivated fi assist the motion,” he stated.
‘All That’ is the lead single from the artiste’s debut 11-track album, ‘I Am Reggae’ .
Different standout songs from the album embody Pirate, Psalms, and Promise.
Tilibop comes from humble beginnings, as a younger little one he lived in St Mary, and grew up amidst the turmoil within the streets of August City. He attended Mona Excessive Faculty the place he started to impress his friends together with his vocal abilities. He migrated to the USA in 2016 the place he continued to fine-tune his craft.
— to www.loopjamaica.com