OUT TODAY... FRESH OFF THE PRESS....
Copies of "Mount Zion Step" are on sale right now in our ebay store.. it will be another weeks time before they hit all good record shops http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MOUNT-ZION-STEP-RICKY-GRANT-DON-FE-SASQUASH-RAS-B-OPERATION-RECORDS-10-/390807890204?pt=UK_Records&hash=item5afdf7291c "Mount Zion Step" - Ricky Grant / Don Fe / Sasquash - OSSR10-005 - Operation Records next releasehttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50mBgVG8PQ4
New for Spring 2014, Operation Records present - "Mount Zion Step".
Operation Records OSSR10-005 features the voice of the great Ricky Grant, production & flute from spanish based dub master Don Fe, dub cut mixed by Nick Sasquash & backing vocals from Sis Caro & Ras Bruno who also mixes "dubbing flute".....
About Ricky Grant: http://rickygranthomepage.blogspot.co.uk/
About Operation Sound System: http://www.operationsoundsystem.co.uk/
About Don Fe: http://www.donfe.com/
Vinyl on sale soon here:http://stores.ebay.co.uk/operationsoundsystemrecords
Born in the tuff streets of Kingston Jamaica July 26th 1949 Ricky Grant grew up among icons such as: Bob (ska B) Marley, Keith 'Slim' Smith AKA Brooksie, Gregory (tooth) Issacs & Dennis Brown to name a few.
Ricky joined his first singing group "The Afro Tones" in 1964 with Dellroy Williams & George Allison. He rose to international prominence as part of the "Gaylads" recording hits such as: "My Jamaican Girl & "Fire & Rain" As a member of Augustus Pablo's (Horace Swaby) world renown Rockers international Family released his 1st solo Album "Poverty People" & then I Love Rastafari"
To this day Ricky Grant in a true reggae pioneer, still performing, writing & singing, his amazing career now spanning an incredible five decades!