Dancehall legend Josey Wales arrested for Hard Time (Video)

  • July 09, 2013

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Josey Wales "Hard Time" is the latest video from the forthcoming album Foundation Come Again. "Hard Time" was shot in Jamaica with real people, and real police. Directed by Steve Hanft.



Foundation Come Again will be released July 16th on Stones Throw. It's an album 20 new recordings by Jamaican sound system legends Josey Wales, Lone Ranger, Dillinger, Tippa Lee, Prince Jazzbo, Big Youth, Trinity and several others. These tracks were recorded and produced by Tippa Lee and Tom Chasteen in Jamaica and Los Angeles. 

Los Angeles Release Party: Wednesday July 17 at The Echoplex, 1154 Glendale Blvd. $10 | Doors open 9pm | 21+ MORE INFO

Josey Wales is one of the great Jamaican dancehall artists. His career began in the late 1970s performing over U-Roy-owned King Sturgav sound system, and he gained even more popularity in the early 1980s performing over Henry "Junjo" Lawes's volcano sound system, and recording singles such as "Bobo Dread" and "Leggo Mi Hand" for Lawes' label of the same name as well as later hits for the Power House label.

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