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Above the Wicked

dESH.DUBS, the Dutch-Zambian Artist based in Holland, is back with his latest album release, ‘Above the Wicked”, a track album that was released on February 19, 2021.

dESH.DUBS has garnered the attention of fans and critics with the unveiling of his eagerly awaited album – Above the wicked available on Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and Tidal. The sub-genres associated with Reggae, Dancehall, Afrobeat, and RnB music have given birth to what dESH calls lazy yet dope style. Well, Desh is one Artist that delivers it straight with the rough, raw, rich, and husky vocals.

dESH.DUBS says he is greatly influenced by 90s music, the likes of the Fugees, Shaba Ranks, Buju Banton, DAS EFX, Fu-Schnickens, and Busta rhymes.

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In 1991, he did his first recording with Teal Records in Zambia, produced by the Spell’s James Sakala in Ndola. Joining forces with the legendary Joe Chibangu and Sailee Nyondo, he formed first Zambia’s first known gospel rap group, ‘the Rap Prophets’, between 1993 and 1995.

In 2002 and 2003, he was featured on groundbreaking compilations with the Zambezi Symphony, with the likes of Nasty D, Queen Sheeba Lishika, Twice, Louis X, Shimasta, and Mwaka. Later the same year, 2003, dESH’s first solo album ‘Nayanomba’ (2003) was released. It was followed by ‘Lesa Somone ‘(2005) and the reggae albums’ Link Up’ (unreleased, 2009) and Still Raggamuffin (2013).


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