Roots Manuva

Roots Manuva

Roots Manuva  Jamaican Musician


Rodney Hylton Smith, better known by his stage name Roots Manuva (born 8 September 1972), is an English rapper signed to Big Dada....

First Name Rodney
Middle Name Hylton
Last Name Smith
Full Name at Birth Rodney Hylton Smith
Alternative Name Lord Gosh, Hylton Smythe, Rodrick Manuva, Brigadier Smythe, Cecil P.Y.L.M. Pim Pimpernel, Rodney Hylton Smith, Cecil P.Y.L.M., Pim Pimpernel
Age 43 years
Birthday 9th September, 1972
Birthplace Stockwell, London, England
Build Average
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality Jamaican
Occupation Text Vocalist,rapper, producer, remixer
Occupation Musician
Music Genre (Text) Hip hop, Dub, Intelligent dance music, Alternative hip hop, Trip Hop, Dub, Electronica
Music Genre Rap, Clinical
Origin Stockwell, South London, UK
Year(s) Active 1994–present
Music Style British Rap, Underground Rap, Reggae, Dancehall
Music Mood Freewheeling, Self-Conscious, Literate, Clinical, Boisterous, Cathartic, Party/Celebratory, Visceral, Confident, Brash, Rousing, Street-Smart, Energetic, Ambitious, Volatile, Aggressive, Fiery, Reflective, Angst-Ridden, Producer
Instrument Vocals, Remixing
Instrument (text) Vocals, Rapping
Record Label Big Dada, Banana Klan
Associated Acts Ricky Ranking, DJ Mk, Mr. Scruff, Toddla T, Lotek Hi Fi, Speech Debelle, Lotek, Hi Fi, Leftfield, Dels, Gorillaz, Martina Topley-Bird
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