DJ POWER DROPS “MAKEUP” ANIMATED VIDEO FOR VYBZ KARTEL TRACK
DJ Power has teamed up with Jamaican animators Byrd Villain and Ernie Dark to put teaser visuals to his hot new electronic/dancehall track “Makeup” featuring incarcerated reggae superstar Vybz Kartel. The track recorded prior to Kartel’s arrest is a fusion of Dancehall, House and Soul music. “This is not an official video but it definetly gives ppl the concept of the song in a funny, entertaining way. Stay tuned for more”, states Power.
The song “Makeup”, premiered by Boomshots/Complex Magazine earlier this month has since been #1 on several DJ charts. The track has also received airplay on several stations including Hot 97 NY. “Makeup” is available on Itunes here:https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/make-up-single/id594671826. Clothing on animated characters provided by RepJa (Represent Jamaica) www.repja.com.
“Glad we were able to finish this one and the world can hear it…Free Kartel”, states Power. The 2 previously collaborated on a few mix cd projects including Kartel’s famed 2006 “Return of the Crime Minister” cd featured in the NY Times.
In related news Power recieved 2 mentions in Drake’s new unofficial biography “Far From Over” (Here) by Dalton Higgins as an influential dj in the music industry. Listen to a recent Dj Power live set from Bermuda below: