Skip to main content
  1. Arts & Entertainment
  2. Celebrity

Tarrus Riley to drop new album in February

See also

Jamaican Reggae singer, Tarrus Riley is set to release his fifth studio album in February, dubbed Love Situation, according to reports Wednesday.

The album, co-produced by Dean Fraser, Shane Brown, Jordan McClure and Mitchum ‘Khan’ Chin, features 17 tracks, speaking on varying topics, from love to political and social issues. The lead single on Love Situation is Dem a Watch, which will reportedly debut on local radio this week.

"The message and tone of this single shows the diversity of Tarrus Riley and his team,” Riley’s camp said in a statement. “With a unique-styled musical composition and the socially-charged lyrics which articulate perseverance despite what the masses may say or do to try discredit you. Dem A Watch is a single which will only tease your musical palette."

The album is described as ‘100% rocksteady,’ dedicated to the genre popularized in the 1960s prior to Reggae music’s emergence.

"Special thanks to the engineers, singers and players of instruments for lending their expertise on this project,” Riley said. “Extra-special salute to the legends of the indigenous Jamaican genre of music called rocksteady, also called lovers rock, in other parts of the world."

Riley is known for hits such as Stay With You, She's Royal, Human Nature and Gimme Likkle One Drop.

Love Situation will be made available for pre-order on Jan. 28, with a pre-album tour set to kick off in the United States three days earlier.


Arts & Entertainment

  • Brad Pitt
    Find out how a $10 donation could win you a date with Brad Pitt
    Today's Buzz
  • Johnny Cash
    Famous men and their cats prove you don't have to look tough to look good
    Celebrity Buzz
  • Valerie Harper
    Valerie Harper clarifies her 'cancer-free' statement with some additional information
  • Kate Middleton
    Kate Middleton's beautiful DVF dress sells out in just minutes
    Pop Culture
  • Robin
    As Batman ends the search for Damian's body, we wonder who the next Robin will be
    Comics Buzz
  • Vampire Diaries
    See the hottest predictions for the upcoming season of 'The Vampire Diaries'
    TV Buzz

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!