I love dancehall is kicking off 2013 with a hot hot summer line up.
The last dance at laundry was madness, so were taking over the Laundry once again to bring you a bangin live show from the UKs number 1 dancehall/reggae export GAPPY RANKS..
Gappy has the tunes to keep reggae heads and dancehall fans a like satisfied. His stand out lyrical style is tough and perfectly crafted, with a constant consciousness and bad man swagger..
His music is played on the regular at all Melbourne dances. We at I love dancehall HQ are massive fans, and we are mega excited to be putting on this show. If you haven’t seen him live, you are gonna love it!
With Support from:
I love dancehall crew – SoFire, Apprentice, Burn City Queenz
Don dada Jesse I,
Empress Sista Itations
rowdy and rawkus with Kid Militan
The vibes are always live, and goodness is guaranteed.
Get your mad party swag on and tun that shit UP!!
Tix are $20 pre sale available through oztix.com.au & laundrybar.tv
$25 on the door.
Head down early….those of you that got stuck in the line last time know…
MORE ABOUT GAPPY RANKS:
Gappy Ranks was 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 aged 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.
It was his initial hit “Mountain Top” follow up by “Heaven In her Eyes” that broke Gappy internationally. “Stinking Rich” & “Rising Out The Ghetto” soon followed, solidifying Gappy as bright new talent.
In 2010 He Released His 1st Album Put The Stereo On With Peckings Studio One.
In 2011 Gappy Ranks Followed Up With His 2nd Album Thanks & Praise, This Time On His Own Independent Record Label Hot Coffee Music & Distributed By VP Records.
This Album Included Smash Hits Such As Stinkin Rich Produced My Italian Producer Macro Marco, The Classic Longtime Produced By Special Delivery & The Heartfelt Titled Track Thanks & Praise Produced By Grammy Award Winning Uk Producer Jazzwad & Featured Jamaican Recording Artist’s Delly Ranx & Russian Who Is Better Known For His Work With International Recording Artist Vybz Kartel.
Gappy Ranks Has Toured & Performed Throughout Europe, Usa, West Indies, Australasia Not To Mention His Trip To Japan On March 2011 Where He Found Himself In The Middle Of The Worlds Biggest Earthquake & Tsunami, to which Gappy Recorded His Tribute I Was There.
2013 is set to be a busy year for Gappy, hitting out shores in Feb on the Raggamuffin tour, followed by His Cookies Reloaded Tour 2013 Of The East Coast Usa.
2013 Will Be The Release Year Of His 3rd Album Before Breakfast Which Will Include First Planned Emotional Single Tomorrow Loves You Produced By Special Delivery Which Has Been Received Well Alongside His Club Banger Single Money Finger With International Recording Artist Busy Signal Produced By Trinidad Born Uk Producer Wundah.