Tag: Robbie Shakespeare

Santigold & Shaggy Taps For U-Roy’s Posthumous Album ‘Solid Gold U-Roy’

Santigold, Shaggy, and Ziffy Marley are among the big names set to appear on U-Roy’s posthumous album. The legendary reggae artist U-Roy’s music will continue to resonate with fans as his final studio album has been confirmed. The reggae/dancehall icon sadly passed away three months ago. His last effort will be called Solid Gold U-Roy and is a posthumous collection of his phenomenal offerings. The album release date is set for July 16th and will be released through Trojan Jamaica/BMG. When the album was first announced in 2020, it was supposed to be in conjunction with a world tour. The pandemic severely affected those plans, and the “Natty Rebel” singer passed away last February 2021 at 78-years-old. This album will be used to highlight his enormous volume of work that left an inde...