CHRISTOPHER MARTIN DROPS VISUAL
FOR LATEST SINGLE “I’M A BIG DEAL“
First of Three Part Video Series Filmed at YouTube Space in NYC
Official Music Video for “I’m A Big Deal” To Follow
New Album Slated For This Year
Jamaican singer Christopher Martin drops a new visual for “I’m A Big Deal,” off his latest EP Steppin Razor and the chart-topping compilation Reggae Gold 2015 (currently #1 on U.S. Billboard Reggae Album Chart).
This video (which premiered on Singersroom) is Martin’s first of a three part promotional series (directed by Keon Hype), which was filmed at the YouTube Space New York production facility. VP Records has formed a strategic partnership with YouTube and there will be much more creative content filmed at their production’s headquarters.
The official music video for “I’m A Big Deal,” which was shot in Martin’s homeland of Jamaica, will follow.
Christopher Martin is also gearing up for his first full-length album, slated for release later this year. On the heels of his outstanding performance at Jamaica’s largest annual music festival Reggae Sumfest, Martin continues to hit the road with dates in the U.S., Canada and Europe throughout August and September. See full tour schedule below.
Born on Valentine’s Day in 1987 in Jamaica’s rural community of St.Catherine – Christopher Martinmade his mark in 2005 when he won his native country’s top televised talent show competition Digicel Rising Stars. With his tremendous vocal prowess, soaring melodies and proven lyrical ability, he has consistently churned out hit after hit – including “Cheaters Prayer,” “Change Me Plans,” Take My Wings,” “Giving It,” “I’ll Be Your Driver,” “Paper Loving,” “Chill Spot” and “Look on My Face” – on local and international reggae charts. Over the years, Martin has worked with reggae’s premier producers including Robert Livingston of Big Yard, ZJ Chrome of Chromes label, Shane Brown of Jukeboxx Recordings and Christopher Birch. He has a devoted fanbase in Japan, where he released his self-titled album in 2011 on the Rockers Island imprint. He has also toured North America and Europe, including an eight-nation tour with platinum selling German Reggae superstar Gentleman.
Upcoming Tour Dates 2015
Aug 10 @ Wingate Field in Brooklyn, NY
Aug 19 @ Chiemsee Summer 2015 in Ubersee, Germany
Aug 22 @ Rote Fabrik Clubraum in Zürich, Switzerland
Aug 16 @ Toronto Reggae Festival in Toronto, Canada
Sept 5 @ Amazura in Brooklyn, NY