The lyric that has haunted Roots Manuva for over a decade came on Colossal Insight, a key cut from his 2005 album Awfully Deep: “This could well be my last LP/I’ve had a good run, I’ve made a few Gs… I just wanna rest my knobbly knees.” That was ten years and several albums ago
It appears that Sydney’s preeminent beats and bass man Dizz1 has been working with Roots Manuva on the London artist’s upcoming album.
Tickets to the Days Like This! 2010 happening in Moore Park, Sydney on Sunday 10 January, are on sale now!
My porn star name would be Kimbo Moredon,” Rodney “Roots Manuva” Smith tells me with a sigh and a giggle.
Get ready to witness the fitness as Rodney “Roots Manuva” Smith return to once again wow us all with his impeccable flow and Rastaman voice. The follow up to his 2005 album Awfully Deep, Slime & Reason sees Manuva further pursue his dubbed out beats and reggae-esque choruses. First song Again & Again opens with