Although his voice was first heard
on the Weep Not compilation, Donny Dread's musical contributions
surfaced long before that time as he plays on numerous STX recordings including Heed Jah Call,
and NemozianRasta. Set De Pace is the name
of Donny Dread's debut album, which appears on his own label, Groundbreaking
Donny Dread contributed the selection Step
Inna Right on the I Grade compilation Weep Not.
He has also played instruments on numerous albums from other artists. His debut CD Set
De Pace was released by Groundbreaking Records in 2004. For
more information, click on one of the images.
Set De Pace is Donny Dread's diverse album of roots rockers that is
a must have for collectors of VI reggae music. Donny Dread has long been one of the VI's
most creative producers and artists. Some of his production can be heard of Midnite- I
Grade tunes like "Enough for Everyone" and "Mouth of Ancients." Set De
Pace presents Donny's various songwriting modes and lyrical flows over quality production
- ranging from live roots to hip hop and dancehall influenced beats. -