Release date: September, 16 of 2016. Ital
Foundation came together in the winter of 1977, out of a shared
belief in Rastafarianism and deep love of reggae music. Their
music tackles global issues of colonialism, poverty, prophecy and
They released only one album in their legendary
career, the 1980 release, 'Ital Foundations Vol 1'. A tumultous
history rought with trial and tribulation resulted in Ital Foundation
being an underground musical movement that saw record sales all over
the world while the band languished in obscurity.
Foundation has now reunited, with several of the original band
members combined with new blood to write the Vol. 2 of their story.
Perhabs next year, Ital Foundation will come back live and direct to
claim their throne amongst the kings groups of Reggae music :
Aswad, Steel Pulse and Black Uhuru.
We've released two
Rastafari anthems with 'Repatriation' for the first time on a 12''
vinyl (ten minutes extended mix) and 'Blackman's Redemption', a
tribute to Marcus Garvey's prophecy. Late 2017, the album 'Ital
Foundation Vol 1' will be available on vinyl LP, CD and Digital
||Ital Foundation - Repatriation
||Ital Foundation - Blackman's Redemption
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||September, 16 of 2016
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