Grammy award-winning artiste, Sean Paul, continues to wave the Jamaican flag high, stamping his dominant Jamaican sound in Europe this summer.
The Got 2 Luv U singer performed for fans in France on Thursday, June 21. He then connects with his UK fans on Saturday, June 23 and on Sunday, June 24 in Bulgaria. He will revisit the United Kingdom on Tuesday, June 26, Germany and Belgium will welcome Sean on Friday, June 29 and Saturday, June 30 respectively.
The artiste then moves into Austria, on Monday, July 2, and Wednesday, July 4. Germany, Sweden and Switzerland are also in for a treat as the She Doesn’t Mind singer gives his love on Friday, July 6, Saturday, July 7 and Sunday, July 8 respectively. Sean Paul’s summer tour will culminate in France on Thursday, July 12. Fans are invited to follow Sean Paul via Twitter @DuttyPaul for constant updates from the artiste.
“Tomahawk Technique is poised for international success with its string of easily likeable dance-floor beats…” according to thegrizzlereview.com as the album showcases new rhythms that add to the artiste’s creativity and musical style. The tracks showcase Sean Paul’s signature, down-toearth sound amid the various artiste collaborations with R&B singer, Kelly Rowland, pop singer, Alexis Jordan, among others. Sean Paul, in reviewing his album, expressed that “I think it sounds pretty cool, and I think people should like a couple of the songs on there”.The album is predominantly hybrid dancehall as the dancehall flavour has been merged with hip hop, pop and techno tempos as shown respectively in some of the album’s hit singles How Deep is Your Love, She Doesn’t Mind and Touch the Sky. The album is also home to more hit singles like Got 2 Luv U, Wedding Crashers and Dream Girl, all of which have videos which depict different aspects of the artiste’s personality.
For this album, Sean Paul worked alongside Future Fambo, DJ Ammo, Kelly Rowland and Alexis Jordan. Got 2 Luv U ft. Alexis Jordan and She Doesn’t Mind have shared the number one spot in Switzerland and Austria and are among the top 10 singles in other countries.
Hold On, another single from the album, has caught the attention of many listeners looking forward to the 2012 Olympics as the artiste recorded the song with the Jamaican athletes in mind. The inspirational lyrics are merged with a new sound that appeals to its listeners. Hold On is #1 in Belgium and #35 in France.
Sean Paul has reaped international success on being a steady-paced artiste in the local and international music markets. He made his debut in the Dancehall industry in 1998 with his first album Stage One. The artiste has created many well-liked, cross-over Dancehall tunes like Gimme the Light, Like Glue, I’m Still In Love, Get Busy, Baby Boy, Ever Blazing, Temperature and Watch them Roll. The artiste has received international recognition having collaborated with many talented artistes like Beyonce, Keyshia Cole, Pretty Ricky and others.