Samurai [reggae - DJ/MC]
Genre : Reggae
Spontaneity & energy , with a conscious message!
Based in London, Samurai MC grew up in a roots Rastafari household but is known to mix genres!
Through his style, influenced by the 80′s UK soundsystem culture, Samurai represents the transition from ‘old school to new school’, known for the innumerable appearances on street sounds in the early days.
At ease both on the mic and on the decks, Sam U Roy the Samurai is Open the Gate Sound’s resident mic man and he can also drop heavy selections, as demonstrated in radio shows ‘Camp Samurai’ and later, ‘BabyLondon O’clock’ alongside Fenomeno Show formerly on www.Zionhighness.com internet radio.
With Open the Gate Sound since 2009 Samurai has performed in London’s clubs and Festivals in Uk and Europe warming up for artists such as Gappy Ranks, U Roy, Bushman, Dawn Penn and alongside upcoming acts like Connie Bell, MC Baco, Clapper Priest, Gregory Fabulus, Stamina Li, Kiffa, MC Kemon and many more.
Samurai is also the resident Mc for Mudd Up night by Extra Stout & Guiding Stars sounds with Jamie Rodigan, Hartley LP and Riddim Master.
Alongside the son of David Rodigan and crew Samurai has been hosting international guest artists Such as Mr. Williams, Heatwave, Papa Face, Dominick, Mighty Moe (Heartless crew), Pierone (One Love Hi-Fi), Trash & Ready and many more.
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