Hot off the heels of his appearance at the BET Awards, Beenie Man is back with a love song done in his own uniquely-worded way. The “King of the Dancehall” premiered his new joint “Thug Love” with a live walk-on on BET’s106 & PARK on August 30th.
Music Video by Beenie Man feat. Cecile performing Thug Love (Explicit). (C) 2013 Grillaras Productions/Zojak World Wide.
Filmed on location in the picturesque setting of Portland, Jamaica and Directed by United States-based filmmaker Mike Abela. Abela’s past credits include videos for Vybz Kartel, Junior Reid, Sharon Tucker and many more.
The single is currently available on iTunes and a variety of online retailers.
Comprised of lead vocalist Donald “Tabby” Shaw and harmony vocalists Fitzroy “Bunny” Simpson and Lloyd “Judge” Ferguson, the trio is widely-known for their smooth harmonies and choreographed stage shows inspired by 1960s Motown vocal groups like The Temptations, The Stylistics, The Impressions and The Delfonics and as well as Jamaican rocksteady artists like John Holt and Ken Boothe. With over 40 albums under their belt, the long-time friends formed in 1969 in the Trenchtown area of Kingston and continue to record and tour together today. The Mighty Diamonds are coming to the UK and Europe so make sure you don’t miss them because you were too busy playing pocketfruity.com games on your mobile device.
MIGHTY DIAMONDS EUROPEAN TOUR SCHEDULE:
Thurs Oct 17th in LEEDS @ WARDROBE
Fri Oct 18th in MANCHESTER @ BAND ON THE WALL
Sat Oct 19th in BIRMINGHAM @ THE INSTITUTE
Sun Oct 20th in GLASGOW @ ABC GLASGO
Tues Oct 22nd in BRIGHTON @ CONCORD 2
Wed Oct 23rd in EXETER @ PHOENEX
Thurs Oct 24th in LONDON @ CLAPHAM GRAND
Fri Oct 25th in NORWICH @ NORWICH ARTS
Sat Oct 26th in LIVERPOOL @ PICKET
Sun Oct 27th in LONDON @ BRIDGE PARK