FYAH WYAH & THE UNIVERSAL ROOTS BAND

FYAH WYAH & THE UNIVERSAL ROOTS BAND

 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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FYAH WYAH'S infectiously positive music and persona leave a crowd smiling, singing, dancing, and feeling happy to be alive. He is well known for making an audience into a family. Universal Roots Band is comprised of a seasoned team of musicians that can play a very diverse reggae catalog.

Biography

FYAH WYAH, standing for Fresh, Youthful, Aware, and Happy With You At Heart, has been creating and performing conscious music with reggae roots for nearly three decades. As an Afro-Caribbean man, born on the North Coast of Jamaica to Cuban-born parents, FYAH WYAH lives to the ideal that global music can unite races and nations in peace and positivity.

FYAWYAH'S new CD LOVE IN DE AIR's single “Good Words” is climbing global charts and expresses the belief that “words alone can heal you, words alone can build you, words alone can make you great.” Having traveled worldwide with the likes of Eek-A-Mouse, Alpha Blondy, Steel Pulse, Don Carlos, Freddy McGregor, Big Mountain, Junior Reid, Maxi Priest, Buju Banton, Michael Rose and others, FYAH WYAH believes the “time has come for reggae to once again motivate the world in positive, global ways.”

FYAH WYAH is a Good Word Artist who shares his message through concerts, motivational music workshops, international festivals, school, university, and church functions, talks shows, media interviews, and writing. His MYSPACE at www.myspace.com/fyahwyah is growing daily as one of the leading motivational pages cultivating co-OPERATION within nations.

FYAH WYAH's next cd The Spirit of Expectancy releases in 2009 showcasing a next level of conscious music that draws on the spiritual legacy of jazz united with the pulsating rhythm of reggae.

Explore more at www.myspace.com/fyahwyah. Or visit FYAH WYAH official website at www.fyahwyah.com

Discography

Solo CD’s
Love In De Air - January 2009 Release, Don Hines
Available at cdbaby.com, apple itunes, amazon.com, and www.myspace.com/fyahwyah

Vocals for other artists on CD's
Marty Dread/Next Level 2005

Compilation CD’s
Marty Dread/In Good Company, 2004
Marty Dread/On The Beach, 2001
Roots Music Volume III/Jahawain Reggae
African Unity - Red TomaHawk Music / Distribution - EMI South Africa
R.A.W. 2000 - Ruff Stuff Records & Dogtown Productions / Distribution - Big Daddy
Roots Music III - Quiet Storm Records / Distribution - Olinda Records
(Debuted #13 on Billboard Magazine Reggae Charts October 2002)

Music Videos
Walk Like A Champion with Buju Banton

DVD’s
DVD Release - Is aired on “FOX Sports Network’s Core Culture Reggae Nation - Resin Music / Distribution
TV (Reggae Nation Productions);
Retail (Select O Hits National);
Video (Music Video Distributors);
Hawaii (Pacific Hawaiian Music);
Surf Shops (Billygoat Distribution);
& many Distributors of Roots Music.

Set List

Based on event: typically customized to situation from outdoor festival, to revival, to club, to concert. Shows are personalized for target audience entertainment and inspiration.