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World: Reggae Reggae: Roots Reggae World: African- Central Moods: Solo Male Artist Moods: Mood: Quirky

By Location
FRANCE

CRAZY B

HISTORY
of his true name Jack Baba, Crazy B close with music from the age of 12, alongside choirs prior to integrate school musical groups while it is still amounts to bilingual school of Buea in Southwest Cameroon. A rewarding experience that will put in contact with the English-speaking culture rooted in the real and particularly the recognition of the ideals of freedom, themselves based on existential claims. And it is that very quickly as its commitment to this cause snap leaders and cultural partners of bilingual school of Buea for giving him the role both unglamorous and forcing of leader of the musical training of the establishment, for francophone as it is said. Also will carry out there with ease and joy as interpreter of torches doors claims then, Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Burning Spear instance and others... the first contacts with reggae nudging later into a passion. He left Europe continue its school curriculum. We are at the end of the 1970s. In Europe it will not leave his passion for music and will undertake to make a real source of funding for his life and his studies...

SELF-TAUGHT MUSICAL
this making, cabarets and the boxes of night become Europe, his second pole of interest, where he spent more clearly its time between work and relationships. This will allow him to numerous useful and decisive meetings in its option of reggae music and it is naturally that, without relegate to second place his studies in computer science, it will succeed to integrate a German group in which it will be established its first product. «M'bengue di yemhe we "we implorons you". "" ". Without a real house production and without large financial resources, this product is not well distributed nor well aired. It nevertheless allows its author browse Europe for concerts as a first party or guest artists such as Gregory Isaac, Steel Pulse, Freddy Mc... We are at the dawn of the 1990s. New spark that it inspired in 94 his album called "Reggae Roots"published on JB production with the group "Ultramarine 'under the impetus of Mokhtar Samba drummer." "" " This album was a resounding success in the United States, the Caribbean and Canada. Crazy B there will be many tours to various audiences demand. In 98, he resolves to gain a foothold in the us both to be closer to his fans, but especially to strengthen the symbiosis with reggae world. In 02, it integrates a cosmopolitan group in Silver Spring Maryland with Matteo Monk as lead. Allowing it to solidify his rasta convictions permanently.