• The album, 'The Homeland’ is set to be released in April this year
Grammy award-winning Reggae band Morgan Heritage is set to release Star-Studded Album 'The Homeland’.
The new album features top artists from around the world and will be released on April 21, 2023.
Artistes featured in the star-studded 21-track collection are Shaggy, Beenie Man, Popcaan, Shatta Wale, Ice Queen Cleo, Youssou N’Dour, Mádé Kuti, Alpha Blondy, Otile Brown, Eddy Kenzo, Busy Signal, Capleton among others.
This is the group’s first album since Denroy Morgan’s passing last year.
This also marks a new era for Morgan Heritage, as they expand its global reach from the Caribbean to the African Continent and beyond.
This album is a project of rebirth for the Morgan brothers, built upon a lineage that has lasted decades and one that will continue to forge forward.
Musically, they take the listener on a journey that not only reminds them of days past but the future ahead.
The Homeland kicks off a busy year for Morgan Heritage, who will also appear at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and tour the globe later this year.
To accompany the album announcement, Morgan Heritage has shared the lead single “Who Deh Like U” feat Bounty Killer, Cham & Stonebwoy, which debuted at #1 on the US iTunes Afro-Beat chart.
“It’s hard to find anyone to compare to you. Even from a million miles away your value will never diminish because you are so unique…” says Mojo Morgan about the meaning of the track.
The award-winning reggae group Morgan Heritage - is currently composed of the Trinity: Peetah Morgan, Gramps Morgan, and Mr Mojo Morgan, all the children of late reggae great and Father of A Nation, the Hon. Ras Denroy Morgan.
“The new @morganheritage album The Homeland drops April 21st. This is the group’s First World music album and they combine the sounds of Africa with the sounds of Jamaica on this Afro-Fusion album that features legends and future legends from both places,” the three artists noted.