Grammy Award winning Reggae star Kabaka Pyramid (Episode 2)
June 17, 2020
BRAND NEW AND EXCLUSIVE PODCAST: 'Six of the Best' is a walk down musical memory lane with some of the most inspirational names in the business.Jamaican star Kabaka Pyramid is one of the leading names in the contemporary roots-reggae sound. Following his critically acclaimed, Damian Marley produced 2018 album Kontraband, his name's spread globally. Kabaka recently featured on Chronixx' new single 'Same Prayer'.From Sizzla and Buju Banton to Wu Tang Clan, the Kingston native goes in-depth, revealing the records and artists which inspired him growing up. He also breaks down and dissects three of his own singles, in this exclusive in depth podcast interview.Host: Nick Russell (twitter.com/nickbblunt)
#1 'Til Shiloh (Album) by Buju Banton
#2 Praise Ye Jah (album) by Sizzla
Are Sizzla and Buju's career overshadowed or held back by homophobic lyrics?
#3 Wu Tang Forever (album) by Wu Tang Clan
His favourite other Wu Tang and US hip hop in general
#4 Lyrics Deity (Song) by Kabaka Pyramid
#5 Meaning of (Life Song) by Kabaka Pyramid
#6 Well Done (Song) by Kabaka Pyramid
Damian Marley's impact on his career
When did his career first start?
Nick's special mention: Liberal Opposer
Kabaka's special mention 'Natural Woman'
Favourite artists of all time
Any last words for listeners and other artists?