Garvey was born in St Andrew,Jamaica with lineage stretching
back to the philosopher Marcus Garvey, his great great grand father.
He grew up in Hermitage, August Town . Growing up around University of West Indies
He had to the opportunity to rub shoulders with lots of musicians, like Bob Marley, Bunny Wailer , U Roy , Dennis Brown , Israel Vibrations , Fred Locks and Jose Wales
Just to name a few.
Garvey’s music and ‘Rasta Faith’ is influenced by the many ’ Twelve Tribes Meetings ’ , ‘Niabingi Chantings’ and dances he attended Garvey was born in St Andrew , Jamaica with lineage stretching back to the great philosopher.
In the early 1980’s Garvey moved to Montego Bay and joined a band called Barry Saddler and the Merry Wonders . He performed all over the North Coast, in all the
Major hotels and clubs. The band broke up , members joined new bands and Garvey
Begun spinning records with sounds like Twilight Hi Fi and Ticka Tone .
Garvey kept writing and singing .
1984 Garvey moved to Los Angeles , California .He joined a band called Black Wadda
And performed all over Los Angeles while working in studios on his album project.
In the 1990’s Garvey moved to Northern California , where he joined up with Ras Kiddus and Ranking Scroo recording and performing.
Some or the recordings were used for Garvey Astonish Album.
His album is a true testament of the struggles and journeys it takes to produce this
Astonishing music. The producing of this Album has involved some of the most talented and hard working reggae musicians today. Most of the Album was mixed in Hollywood , LA by Hopeton Brown ( Scientist ).
Astonish was recorded for the Vision in Legacy Music , a new label in the making , look out for other productions coming from this label. Because it doesn’t matter were you come from, or who you may be , Garvey is one of the most talented song writer , arranger, composer and performed around today. His music is fully rooted.
Consciously directed to fulfill the legacy , with a vision of harmony for all the races.
‘ NO MATTER WHERE YOU COME FROM, OR WHO YOU MAY BE , THIS
ONE FOR YOU AND YOU FOR IN ONE AIM , ONE LOVE , ONE DESTINY ,
THE GOOD BOOKS SAY , MUSIC SHALL LIVE FOREVER , SO LIVE AND LET LIVE , IN BLESSING KNOWS WISDOM, FOR LIGHT FROM BLESSINGS SHOW
WISDOM , ONE WORLD , ONE PEOPLE, ONE MUSIC.( ONE ) GARVEY …