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Dem Yah Ole Time Days Rasta Man Will Never Fade Away

Some people choose music but it's different when music choose you, as in the case of I-Taweh , an artist whose talent bloomed from the solid roots foundation of live performance . This Jamaican, native of Prickly Pole district in the parish of St. Ann comes in with his own set of originals, not sung on popular rhythms, not created with the current trends, but with the essence of the original roots and culture of reggae.  Think Burning Spear and Joseph Hill and Culture or Israel Vibration, complimented with a sensibility of pop music on ballads and sung in a rich baritone with deep, soulful harmonies and moody delay effects. Since the explosion of his single ' Overload'   in 2011, the musician turned solo artist I- Taweh has proven he IS Reggae and a soldier of the genre who's mission is to continue the work of his elders strengthening, uplifting and educating generations of people. There are many Reggae artistes out there but not many chosen to help bring abo