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Gappy Ranks

Gappy Ranks

Reggae / Dancehall / Ragga London, UK  UK
Mountain Top
Mountain Top
Put The Stereo On
Put The Stereo On
Heaven In Her Eyes
Heaven In Her Eyes

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Gappy Ranks Heaven in her eyes

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  • Fri

    Sep 11

    Santa Cruz, CA, US | 5:00pm

    Gappy Ranks Moe's Alley presents a Saturday night Reggae party with UK Reggae sensation GAPPY RANKS backed by the 7th St. Band & special guests.Thanks & PraiseTomorrow Loves YouLongtime Gappy Ranks born and grown in Harlesden NW10. Father Jamaican, Mother Dominican, a good combination like Rice & Peas. Early support and recognition of this rising young talent who had made his studio debut with the Ruff Cutt band at age 11 came from local sound system operators and pirate radio stations and soon led to his link up and studio baptism with Stonebridge stars Suncycle Crew. The embers were soon burning and the young artist next landed a series of killer link ups with the likes of Kray Twinz, Twista and MC Lethal B. It was his initial hit for the legendary Peckings crew "Mountain Top" that really lit the blue touch paper and when the follow up "Heaven In My Eyes" bust Internationally Gappy found himself in the driving seat of an unstoppable rocket to stardom. Stinking Rich & Rising Out The Ghetto consolidated his success, his impact on the dancehall world mirroring fellow Londoner Amy Winehouse's revolutionizing of the world R&B scene. The release of his eagerly awaited Greensleeves album "Put The Stereo On" ups the ante to another level, the album sees Gappy completing his project with the Peckings crew, producers of Bitty McLeans classic On Bond Street album and like that best selling set, Put The Stereo On is launched on authorised versions from Studio One, Treasure Isle & Bunny Lee. Whether it's "as good as old" gems like the title track "Put The Stereo On" (a record so in-demand the dancehall government have had to step in to authorize it's immediate release), the straight to the heart romantic beat of "Happiest Day Of My Life" or the awesome word, sound & power of Thy Shall Love Gappy has it all under lock and key, he can sing like Tarrus and spit lyrics like Kartel and displays this stunning versatility both on stage and in the studio. In 2011, the UK Dancehall star returned with his second LP titled "Thanks & Praise". A modern Reggae & dancehall album including special guests Delly Ranx & Russion on Gappy's single "Tun Up". A strong urban record that took over the radio and clubs globally. Gappy is also proving to be one of the most popular live draws on tour, headlining shows across Europe, Asia and the U.S. Buy your tickets in advance & don't miss this special Moe's Alley debut!

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  • U-Man Riddim&Beat Maker (Artist)
    U-Man Riddim&Beat Maker
    Blessed. Big-up Gappy, I saw u with Jaggy D in south of France, it was a nice show! Hope to see u to make good tings together.

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Label: Greensleeves, peckings, VP/ Greensleeves/ 17 North Parade

Bio: Gappy Ranks, born gifted, half-Dominican, half-Jamaican, Jacob Lee Williams AKA Gappy Ranks spent his younger years discovering his passion for music and strengthening his own musical talents. At school Jacob devoted time in lessons to his own creative writing assignments that built the foundatio...See Full Bio

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  • Song Plays 663
  • Video Plays 320
  • Total Fans 241
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