International Reggae singer/songwriter -Soulmedic Hails from Northern California and the Big Island of Hawaii forwarding potent reggae and dancehall music. Soulmedic deliveres vocal versatility with songs of insparation rooted firm in truth and rights; Medic is known for entertaining and energetic stage shows, uplifting the massive with the message of love and unity.
Soulmedic- "this music represents for the strengthening and unity of all life: same time make you move and enjoy yourself! Zion gate is open wide for everyone! We come to end all war, destruction and illusion of seperation with positive sound, thought, and works"
Soul Medication is the name of Soulmedic’s new album with production and mixing overseeen by Latin Grammy nominee- Big Chris of Moodswing Records, Soul Medication is Medic’s best and most intimate work to date. From thunderous dancehall tracks like Upfulivity, and Ganja Youth, to the jazz inspired, medical strain tribute- The Top Ten, Soul Medication is a journey through musical style and life experience. Other featuerd artists on Soul Medication include Ras Attitude in the double-time duet-"Say A Prayer"; hot new singer/producer Ishence of Higher Bound Prod. on "In Theese Days", Jahworks the Revolutionary on "Ganja Youth", and Hip Hop/Reggae group- Soulifted cipher the vocals and produce the modern classic- "B Unique". The variety of quality production on Soul Medication is credited to the 13 producers of the 20 heated tracks including Moodswing Records, Itation Records, Higher Bound prod. Solifted, Batch, Basic, Dj Flash, Higher Ground Movement, Mixoligist Mike, Lion Sound prod. and more. In 2006- Reggae artists- Ishi Dube, Jahsun and Winstrong formed The Lion Camp- a crew of strong talented, established Reggae artists supporting eachother in unity. Soulmedic was the next artist to get pulled into the camp, eventually along with Ras Attitude, Rocker T, Batch, Jahworks, Moese and Luna Angel and more. Expect to see quality compilations, tours and other future projects from this solid team of musical talent.
Born to a German immigrant mother and California native father- Soulmedic was raised in Southeast Asia, California and Florida and now resides in Hawaii and Northern California. Exposure to different cultures and musical styles influenced Medic greatly in his childhood; from traditional Malaysian, Philipino, and Chinese folk music to Reggae, Hip Hop, and R&B. Soulmedic’s first musical performances were in the schoolyard freestyle cypher (age 15) until graduating to local DJ nights and sound system dances. In 2001 Medic teamed up with world class backing musicans setting the foundation for powerfull and entertaining stage shows; currently backed by The MASH Unit, Northern California’s premier reggae and dancehall band; playing original and traditional reggae music with vibe and skill. Soulmedic has played with and shared stages with countless veterans of the buisness including- Sugar Minott, Buju Banton, Yellowman, Sister Carol, The Mighty Diamonds, Anthony B, Capelton, KRS One, Heiroglyphics, Midnite, and many more.
In 2004 Soulmedic released his first commercially available album- Ancient Youth, self produced and released; Ancient Youth is a testimony of faith and remberance of humanity’s royal and divine lineage; filled with powerfull tracks produced by the Dubterreaniens, Just One, Eddie Dibiassi, and Medic himself. For a mostly, roughly self produced first release- Ancient Youth received commercial sucess with over 10,000 sold and licensed songs featured on prime time television ("Jah Glory" - on ESPN’s Fuel TV) and film (Get Down - Windansea Prod. 2004). 2006 marked the release Soulmedic’s last solo album- Western Cleansing. Western Cleansing features 13 earth-shaking tracks from the lyrical healer and combination tracks with General Smiley (of original Michigan & Smiley), Jahworks the Revolutionary, Warrior, and more.
Western Cleansing is the second release from the Jah Kebra Music label, with tracks produced by Batch of Sound V.I. Zion Records, Nick Fantastic (creator of the acclaimed- Hard x riddem), and many tunes produced by Medic himself. Sattelite radio stations Sirius, and DMX pushed the hit single -"Re Lion" off "Western Cleansing" in heavy rotation for months without payola. Music from Western Cleansing was also used on the feature snowboard film-"Artistic ..Trilogy Arts 2007). Western Cleansing is available at retailers and is on the web at myspace.com/soulmedic cdbaby.com/soulmedic2 and Itunes.com Western cleansing is distributed by Earnie B’s Reggae and I.D.C. In 2007 Soulmedic and Warrior were featured artists and hosted mixtape- Jah Kebra Mix. 1, Mixed by Selecta Kung Fu of Purefiya Sound. Jah Kebra Mix1 is nonstop action, an original mixtape with 8 NEW exclusive songs from Soulmedic and Warrior. The lyrical marksmen ride perfectly blended classics to current dancehall and hip hop riddems. CD avail- 10$ check or money order send request to email@example.com myspace.com/soulmedic jahkebra.com Just Released January 2008- the mixtape- Fiyah Bounce, hosted by Soulmedic, and mixed by DJ7. Medic and DJ7 take you on a trip into the dancehall with the hardest of new riddems, singers and DJ’s in the buisness. Fiyah bounce is a high energy mix from beginning to end, with 7 blazing new exclusive tracks from Soulmedic, including "Reality" where Medic flips Movado’s track-"Dreaming" to indicate the positive. Fiyah Bounce cd is available 10$ check or money order at firstname.lastname@example.org myspace.com/soulmedic, jahkebra.com Recently, Soulmedic was featured on several singles including "Find Jah" off the first release from Itation Records- Higher Meditation Riddim featuring veteran singers- Freddy McGregor, Wayne Wonder, Sizzla, Tony Rebel and more. Higher Meditation Riddem is avail at itationrecords.com, itunes.com and ebreggae.com. Medic also voiced the tune "Sound Weapon" as part of the "Frontline" compilation from Lion Sound Productions featuring artists -Lutan Fiyah, Kari Kill, and Ras Attitude. "Frontline" riddem segment cd is available at itunes.com ebreggae.com and myspace.com/jahp The 2007 release -"Look to the East" also featured Soulmedic’s double time verses of - "Jah I Way". "Look to the East" is avail. at itunes.com Soulmedic continues to push the limits on dancehall and reggae music with original styles and powerfull vocals inspiring positive living and social change. Book Soulmedic for your event, club, studio project, or dubplate and get your healing now!