Rootz Underground is one of Jamaica's younger bands who are paving their way with positive vibrations. Rootz Underground emerged in 2000, in a blaze of high-energy performances, conscious lyrics and a harmonic alternative reggae sound that marries their intellectual, spiritual and creative energies. Their brand of reggae music is inspiring, energizing, and real. It’s progressively unique and edgy with a modern hip hop feel infused with slivers of jazz, rock and revolutionary dub.
Rootz Underground’s first single, Victims of The System, held the number one position on MTV Tempo's Cross Caribbean Countdown for nearly two months, and peaked at number two on both Hype TV's video charts and RETV's video countdown. Their single, Hammer, instantly became the newest anthem for lovers of Roots Reggae everywhere.
Over the past decade, Rootz Underground has been digging their 'rootz' in the industry and its old soul has effortlessly enlisted a core of followers worldwide. The band envisages the future free from the shackles of Babylon - taking the Rootz Underground message far and wide as their sole life's-work. As they say, prayer and hard work reaps rewards - Their journey has only just begun. Revolution reggae music - edgy, raw, natural, roots...that's Rootz Underground.