RANDY VALENTINE

RANDY VALENTINE

Platinum selling recording artist, songwriter and producer. Born Ronald Fritz Jr he emigrated to the UK from Jamaica/Clarendon with his family.He started off his music career in 2005 as a local DJ, where he used to perform in clubs in and out of London which led to him working for two years on a online Radio Station SWITCH 106 where he went by the moniker DJ KWES.In 2008, he joined forces with friends Jae5 and Kevin 'Blemish' Ababio to form a london-based artist development and production team J.O.A.T. At this point RV started to develop and exercise his passion for composing instrumentals that varies in sounds and styles and even a greater likening for producing for other artists, STORMZY, JHUS, KONSHENS and FUZE ODG just to name a few.

In 2011 RV released his first self composed single Sing My Blues Away ft UK rapper Jedi. It wasn't long after performing at a string of prestigious Open Mic events in and around London the likes of 'ILUVLIVE and S4S' with guitarist friend David Wehimn, that in an effort to focus more on his potential career as an artist he met and joined forces with Swiss based producer and Indie label owner Gary 'Riga' Burke of HEMP HIGHER PRODUCTIONS.

RV has released 5 studio classic projects to date. "BRING BACK THE LOVE” (2012)

2 No1 Projects on ITUNES REGGAE:“BREAK THE CHAIN” (2014) and “STILL PUSHING” (2015). The 90's Hip Hop RADIO MUSIC RAPTAPE in (2016) And his latest released Top10 Billboard recognised NEW NARRATIVE (2017)

These projects takes you through some of Randy Valentine's life journey conveying the power to manifest one's own destiny. RV Continues to expand on his catalogue by also collaborating with some of the worlds most respected creators of music. MAJOR LAZOR PEACE IS THE MISSION with single “Roll the Bass” that has racked up over 20 Million views to date, CILVARINGZ producer of the million dollar “Once Upon a Time in Shaolin” WU-TANG Album and JAKE SAVONNA producer of the ground breaking album HAVANA MEETS KINGSTON that features RV on three of its compositions.

Another transitional period for him in his career came in 2016 when RV decided to be the navigator of his own destiny and became his own manager of his musical affairs both in creation and in business, to further align his path with his philosophy of 'Self Reliance and Self Governance'. This Independent artist continues his dynamic delivery of work, with his art, he speaks volumes on thought provoking matters with the aim to inspire the next generation of creatives.

In an initiative inspired by his expeditions Randy Valentine launched his own Artist Development Camp (TROOTS MUSIC) with the ethos "To create a creative space for the creatives to create".