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Rising star of Melodic Reggae

Mortimer – Fight the Fight (Easy Star Records, 2019)

Fight The Fight is an excellent modern reggae EP from rising reggae artist Mortimer. The young Jamaican singer combines classic roots reggae with soul, electronic drum and bass, dub, and lovers rock (romantic reggae).

Fight The Fight features exquisitely produced, wonderfully seductive reggae songs. It is currently available on digital format. The CD and vinyl versions will be released in late January 2020.

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Rising Reggae Act Mortimer Releases “Lightning” Single

Mortimer – Lightning,

Emerging reggae star Mortimer has a new single titled “Lightning,” released via a partnership between top producer Winta James’s Overstand Entertainment and reggae label Easy Star Records

“Lightning” is a classic slow beat reggae love song with a modern update. With a thin rhythm section featuring a live Hammond organ and rhythm guitar, joined later by live steel guitar, brass, and synthesizers, which build to a fervent climax.

Mortimer’s previous single for Overstand/Easy Star was “Careful,” which came out in October 2018.

Mortimer is also well-known for his collaborations with Protoje, including a highlighted spot on the song “Truths & Rights” from the album A Matter of Time.

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