Ruff Scott

Ruff Scott

 New York City, New York, USA
BandWorldReggae

EPK : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7RttLjuUYQ

Biography


EPK : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7RttLjuUYQ

Born in Manchester , Jamaica, Ruff Scott was inspired by the music world at a very young age. At only 14 he was already an upcoming DJ, writing his own lyrics. The conscious, straight to the point lyrical themes have justifiably earned him the nickname Mista Reality.
Ruff Scott has performed with some of the biggest stars in Reggae gracing the stage with the likes of King Yellowman, Dennis Brown, Marcia Griffiths, Sugar Minott, The Easy All Stars, Frankie Paul, Beenie Man, Super Cat, Bounty Killer, Ken Boothe, U-Roy and many more.
In 2010-2011 Ruff Scott performed at the Bob Fest (Hawaii) ,Sierra Nevada Music Festival (California), Hemp Fest (Seattle, Washington), Chang Pai Reggae International Music Festival (Thailand) , Medgar Evers Jazz Festival (New York , NY) and Blackwater Music Festival (Live Oak, Florida).
In October 2011 Ruff Scott goes on a 11 shows tour to Europe promoting his new album in France and Italy with the Easy Star All Stars .

Discography

1991- Ruff Scott released his first single titled "Riot"
1995- "Spider's Web"
1998- "What Goes Around" is internationaly released on Easy Star Records
2001 -Ruff Scott released his first album "Pray to Him".
2011- "Roots and Culture" produced and released by Cool Breeze Records- to date his showcase work with 18 tracks of conscious lyrics and refreshing music on a variety of Reggae and Caribbean sounds, such as roots, dancehall, soca, ska and even contains some rhythmic R&B overtones.
In November 2011 Ruff Scott has won the "Facebook Superstar" competition on Princess K Radio with the track "Tell Dem Fi Gwaan".
"Roots and Culture" is curently playing on radio stations around the world such as : City Sound FM(Grenada),Vibe 98,9 FM( Cayman Islands), Zona Reggae (Portugal) ,Reggae Portugal Radio (Portugal), Radio Mart(The Netherlands),Radio Razo (The Netherlands), Reggae Vibes -CRM Radio 102,7 FM (The Netherlands),FunX Radio (The Netherlands), Jamrock Radio (The Netherlands), Irie Radio FM(Norway), Radio Revolt (Norway), Radio Citta Fujiko (Italy),Reggae Pon The Radio (Italy),RADIO Galileo (Italy), RaggaSessions (Czech Republic), Unity FM(St. Lucia) , Roots Sound Radio (Argentina), La Grosse Radio (France), Radio Pulsar (France),Emmision Riddim (France),Radio Milles Pates(France),Irie Ites (Germany), Sunshine Radio (Jamaica) , Irie FM(Jamaica), Roots FM(United Kingdom), UK Vibes( United Kingdom),Global LinkzRadio(United Kingdom), Voice of the Comunity (United Kingdom), Irie 98,3FM (Bermuda), RDU 98,5 FM (New Zeeland), Ghana Base Radio (Ghana), Reggae Sessions Radio (Spain), Radio BNR (Indonesia).
And in the United States on radio stations such as : Mature Radio 102.5fm(NY), Big Link 97.5fm (NJ), One Harmony(MD),Radio Innababylon(UT), WCSB (OH), KTUH 90,3 FM(Hawaii), KDVS(CA), KUCI(CA), 99,3 Star FM(NY),WKCR 89,9 FM (NY),Bob's World Ska Radio (WA), WLUW 88,7 FM(IL) and more.