Entertainment

Bigga 5 looks to Day One

Saturday, February 09, 2019

Print this page Email A Friend!


BIGGA 5 is generating a great buzz with his latest single Day One .

“The Day One single is positive music, message-oriented music that can play anywhere and at any time of day because it is about a real-life situation that is very personal to me, and many people can relate to betrayal from friends and those closest to you. Radio ah play it, the streets ah say it shot, and selector Foota Hype endorse it,” said Bigga 5.

The single, released on the Trinidad-based Universal Stars label early this year, is available for distribution on iTunes and other download platforms.

An accompanying video for Day One was released two weeks ago.

Bigga 5 (given name Phillip Jackson) was born on April 16, 1995. He grew up in Kitson Town and attended Tacius Golding High and Children First Academy.

He experimented with rap music, showing up on a well-received cameo on the Jonnah single, Money ah De Topic.

“The Money ah de Topic video and single did a lot for me. I did several performances all over and people were really into it, mi get a great response,” he said.

After that, Bigga 5 began to experiment more with dancehall music.

“I do songs based on my experiences, things I have personally been through, and what I see around me in Jamaica. The struggle is real, mi face it and nuff other youths ah face it, so I keep my music as real as possible so they can be entertained and learn something at the same time,” he said.

His other singles include Time Ah Di Master and Prime Time.


Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at http://bit.ly/epaperlive


ADVERTISEMENT




POST A COMMENT

HOUSE RULES

1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy



comments powered by Disqus
ADVERTISEMENT

Flirting while in a relationship is disrespectful.
Yes
68%
No
11%
It depends
21%

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT