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Ken Serious / Bio

BORN KENTON EMANUEL MATTHEWS, ON SEPTEMBER 8TH IN THE PARISH OF MANCHESTER, JAMAICA.KEN HAS WORKED WITH SOME OF THE MOST FAMOUS NAMES IN REGGAE MUSIC SUCH AS CUTTY RANKS, SUGAR MINOTT, EVERTON BLENDER, GARNETT SILK, SHAKA DEMUS, WAYNE WONDER, CHARLIE CHAPLIN, JUST TO NAME A FEW.
HE ALSO TOURED THE MIDWEST AND NORTH AMERICA WITH COCOA TEA AND LOUIE CULTURE IN 1999 ON THE ROARING LION TOUR AND HAS WORKED ON SOME OF THE BIGGEST STAGE SHOWS IN JAMAICA. KEN STARTED LISTENING TO SOUND SYSTEM CASSETTES AND REGGAE ARTIST BRIGIEDEER JERRY WAS HIS INFULENCE TO START DEEJAYING SUCH ARTISTS AS NECODEMUS AND CHARLIE CHAPLIN, JUST TO NAME A FEW OF HIS EARLY INFULENCES. TONY REBEL (AND THE FLAMES CREW) WAS THE FIRST TO BRING KEN FROM SOUNDSYSTEMS TO STAGE IN 1994 ON THE “EARTHVIBES FEST” IN FT. CLARENCE, WHERE HE PERFORMED ON STAGE WITH GARNETT SILK AND FREDDY MCGREGOR. KEN HAS PERFORMED ON THE IRIE JAMBORE IN NEW YORK, THE REGGAE BASH WITH IRIE FM AND THE RED/GOLD/GREEN AFFAIR ALSO IN NEW YORK JUST TO NAME A FEW.
KEN SUMS EVERYTHING UP IN THESE WORDS: “ WAR IS NOT THE ANSWER, ONLY LOVE CAN CONQUER. RIGHTEOUSNESS SHALL COVER THE EARTH LIKE THE WATER COVERS THE SEA

General Info

Band Members
carl jackson base , david rowe drums , tony roach keyboard, mikal thompson lead guitar ..
Artist Name
Ken Serious
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/kenserious
Active Since
10/13
Genres
Other / Dancehall / Roots/Culture

Contact Info

Location
Lawrenceville, GA
Manager
Mpress IrieVibz (IrieVibz Promotions)

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