For the seasoned Junglist, General levy needs no introduction, all the way back in 1994 he broke the U.K top 40 with ‘Incredible’ alongside M Beat, all these years later the General continues to advance and has a brand new album with the mad talented Bonnot on production plus a host of guest vocalists on a 14 track LP of Jungle, Ragga Jungle, DnB, Reggae Bass & Drumstep. Also including remixes by big names in the scene the likes of Ed Solo, Serial Killaz and Numa Crew, Booyaka Booyaka!!!! Ey Ey Ey!!!
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Industry heavyweights with more than 20 years experience, GENERAL LEVY returns as lead MC on Pull Up, the new track from UK producer extraordinaire, Sticky
General Levy, real veteran of the UK urban music scene, grew up influenced by reggae music and black culture. At the age of 19 the General obtained international recognition, awarded with several prizes: best reggae album, best single for ‘Heat’, and UK premiere MC. Shortly afterwards came General Levy’s song ‘Incredible’ – a monster of a record which achieved worldwide success hitting top ten status in the UK national charts and is still played to this day.
Richard ‘Sticky’ Forbes built his reputation as one of the UK’s leading producers and DJ in the last 20 years. His distinctive sound not only made his music anthemic in the clubs, but also help launch the careers of a number of the UK’s leading talents including the Mercury Award Winning Ms. Dynamite.
Pull Up has been gathering momentum since blowing up Notting Hill Carnival – it’s just been added to the Radio 1 playlist, watch out for this one!
Aussie funk master Slynk has let loose his awesome remix of M-Beat’s ” Incredible General”. He rips up the 1994, chart breaking jungle hit creating a new drum workout and bringing the whole thing bang up to date with his slick production skills.
You can also learn how to make your own jungle drum patterns in the handy tutorial vid which explains exactly how he creates his amen break randomizer.
Video created by The Funk Hunters