New York, NY, March 24, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- This week, the French roots reggae artist, Jah Gad was recognized by representatives at the Indy record label Tropical Records before signing the artist to its’ multi album recording deal.
Since the signing to Tropical, Jah Gad will deliver his new tunes sung in French making up the Segregation Continues EP release set to hit stores on April 27, 2010. The Côte d’ivoire, West African native, started his career by playing percussion and guitar while composing reggae music. His underground successes started at the national music school conservatoire en route to his becoming the most well known reggae star in that underground scene.
Tropical (Records) will now release the “La Ségrégation Continue?”(Segregation Continues) EP and Don Lichterman (Head of Tropical Records) says that he “loves this signing” at his world music record label. He (Lichterman) goes on to say that “Not to detract to anything Jah (Gad) and The Lucy Sound have set in place to this day, I am considering this an initial album which is how I want it to be developed and worked from day one.”
The Segregation Continues EP is being set up in stores for an April 27th street date and the plans are to release a full length album by the world music artist on the fall release schedule this year.
About Tropical Records / Sunset Records
Tropical / Sunset is a privately owned Don Lichterman Company. Sunset is one of the leading independent record labels and entertainment companies in the world. The Sunset Group of Entertainment Companies, and its global operation, acquire, develop, and distribute major music recording artists, home visual entertainment products, online-digital entertainment technologies and music and filmed entertainment worldwide. Sunset's four major divisions are the Sunset Distributed Label Group, the Sunset Strategic Marketing and Licensing Division, the Radio Sunset Network and the Sunset Filmed Entertainment Division.