Dry Your Eyes (with Tony Rebel).
Freedom.
Let Love.
Join Forces.
I Like It.


Caribbean Pulse is the newest most musically diverse sensation, whose talent and high standard of musical composition along with outstanding stage performances are taking the world by storm. A strong sense of meaningful lyrics, prolific talent, and a pulsating variety of rhythms has made Caribbean Pulse truly an amazing act to follow. The band has already shown their ardor by captivating audiences in the US, from California's Reggae Old School Jam and the Sea Breeze Festival to the 7th Annual Reggae Soca Award show in Florida, plus at many well-known venues such as the world-famous Roxy Theatre in Hollywood.

This uniquely talented group has played alongside phenomenal artists such as: Third World, Luciano, Freddie McGregor, Glen Washington, Everton Blender, Sugar Minott and Admiral Bailey to mention but a few. The video-backed single "DRY YOUR EYES", with guest appearance by Tony Rebel on vocals, is continuing to receive rave reviews from International Reggae critics and fans alike. It's guaranteed to move you, with encouraging messages of faith, determination, and world peace. Produced by the internationally acclaimed Fabian Cooke, whose history reads like a who's who of the music business. Fabian's credits include the massive world famous hit by Jimmy Cliff, Elton John and Sir Tim Rice's "Hakuna Matata" from Walt Disney's The Lion King, plus celebrated productions with Ken Booth, John Holt, Third World, Michael Rose, Big Mountain, Ini Kamoze, Steel Pulse and the man himself Bob Marley.

Caribbean Pulse's talent is endless. Beginning with it's founder William (Billy) Smith Jr., the multifaceted leader, organizer, and spiritually guided rhythm guitarist. Then, commanding his rightful place as talented lead singer, songwriter, and percussionist Ezzy ('easy') Judah is known as an energetic and charismatic performer alongside his feminine counter-part, the young and lyrically gifted LaNiece McKay, who's soulful voice says it all. Together, bass player Jason 'BassyJ' Smith, a 21-year-old self-contained producer, songwriter, arranger; the two (LaNiece and Jason) attended the prestigious Berkelee College of Music in Boston. Topping it all off with cousin Gil Smith on keyboards adding his golden touches to the keys, making Caribbean Pulse quite a family affair.

In addition, the core members of Caribbean Pulse are joined by a full compliment of world-renown musicians, including world famous drummer Carlton 'Santa' Davis (known for his work with Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Jimmy Cliff, Big Youth, Black Uhuru and Burning Spear among others), keyboardist Michael Hyde, guitarist Steve Verhault (whose work includes such greats as Big Mountain, U-Roy, Wailing Souls and Sugar Minott to name but a few), and the 'steamin' horn section of Mike McGuffey on trumpet (ex-Tito Puente, Fifth Dimension and the Pointer Sisters), trombonist Mike Daigeau (who has worked with Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and Stevie Wonder) and Gary Herbig on saxophone (with past notables Elvis Presley, Rod Stewart and Gladys Knight) making Caribbean Pulse one of the most brilliant group of recording artists to hit the scene.

Photo: Caribbean Pusle website. Text provided courtesy of Lisa Orchard / Power House Entertainment Publicity.


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