Ken Boothe is one of the most guarded treasures of Jamaican music. His vibrato’s pure and vibrating intensity rose him to the status of rocksteady living and timeless legend. Since being at the top of the charts in the sixties, over time Ken has become one of the most recorded artists with producer Coxsone Dodd at the legendary Studio One. Today, Ken Boothe is an artist that always delivers great shows and sings with amaican vintage soul-reggae tradition, a leading light to see and hear! Ken Boothe is back with his first album for 25 years « Inna de Yard »,recorded with the famous collective. He reinterprets some of his best songs, recorded outdoors by Inna de Yard in the heights of Kingston. A new wind blows for some tracks such a « Speak softly love »,« Black, gold and green » or « When I fall in love » thanks to acoustic instrumentation (piano, guitar and bass) and Nyabinghi drums which are specific to Rastafarian origins.
Ken Boothe - Speak softly love