Posts tagged "Modern Day Judas"

HEAR THIS: Major Lazer x Walshy Fire Present Jesse Royal “Royally Speaking”

HEAR THIS: Major Lazer x Walshy Fire Present Jesse Royal "Royally Speaking"

The Small Axe Jesse Royal collaborates with Major Lazer to premiere a hot new summer mixtape

The Small Axe, better known as Jesse Royal, is chopping up new tunes for the upcoming  BRAND NEW mixtape Royally Speaking. Jamaican star Jesse Royal and Internationally renowned DJ Walshy Fire of Major Lazer are putting a fresh spin on previously released singles including tracks from Royal’s EP In Comes The Small Axe. The two creative forces  have been working diligently to produce new material and plan to launch the mixtape July 14. The last up-and-coming reggae artist Walshy linked with to make a mixtape was somebody named Chronixx—and we all know how that turned out.  Audio After The Jump
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WATCH THIS: Jesse Royal “Modern Day Judas” Official Music Video

WATCH THIS: Jesse Royal "Modern Day Judas" Official Music Video

Mr. Royal Rides The Rootsman Riddim

Jesse Royal has had a great 2013. Just listen to his In Comes The Small Axe mixtape (download link here) and you’ll get a strong sense that a powerful new voice has arrived in the rootical dancehall phalanx that includes the likes of Chronixx, Kabaka Pyramid, and Protoje. Today Jesse released a music video for his song “Modern Day Judas,” one of the standout cuts on Kareem Burrell’s Rootsman riddim, in which he burns out backbiters, vampires, all manner of hypocritical two-siders.    Video After The Jump…

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