Accomplished Reggae singer, Tarrus Riley is celebrating another career achievement as his single, Gimme Likkle One Drop has been added to BBC 1Xtra’s official playlist.
Official added to the playlist late last week, Gimme Likkle One Drop will now be played daily on BBC 1Xtra during any time or segment, instead of only Dancehall or Reggae segments. Riley’s song along with Odd Ras by emerging Reggae sensation, Chronixx are the only songs by Jamaican musicians feature on the English music station’s playlist.
Riley has appeared on BBC 1Xtra’s playlist before as his chart-topping single, She’s Royal was also featured on it. Gimme Likkle One Drop was produced by Chimney Records on the Tropical Escape Riddim, which also featured Kabaka Pyramid’s No Capitalist, Queen Ifrica’s Let’s Get Silly and A’int No Giving In by the aforementioned Chronixx.
Tarrus Riley recently copped two awards at the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) two weekends ago in Florida. Additionally, he is preparing to embark on a European tour later this spring which will take him across sections of Holland, France and Portugal.
Fans can also expect another studio album from Riley in the near future as he is working on a new project dubbed Life Situation.