Aaron Nigel Smith’s first solo reggae album In Our America, made it’s debut at #1 on The Billboard Reggae Charts. He is an educator and established musician known for the Emmy Award Winning PBS show Between the Lions. He is also founder of 1 World Chorus, a non profit organization serving youth in the USA, Kenya and Jamaica. Aaron has produced and released five albums for children, including 1 World Chorus Celebrates Bob Marley in collaboration with Ziggy Marley’s Tuff Gong Worldwide. In 2017, Aaron was designated an Official Bob Marley Ambassador by the Marley Foundation and will be performing at the Bob Marley Museum as part of the annual Bob Marley birthday celebration on February 6, 2019.
Produced by Jubba White of Dubtonic Kru, In Our America is comprised of a collection of songs inspired by events in the USA and around the world. Aaron says, “I feel compelled to speak up about the state of our country and our world, especially political changes in the last two years.” This is the second album collaboration between Aaron and Jubba’s ‘White Stone Productions.’ Aaron reflects, “It was a joy to work with the very talented Jubba White to create the sound for this project.”
“Mellow tunes with just enough groove for little ones…an islandy vibe.”
One of the best children’s CDs of the year!
“Aaron Nigel Smith is a Portland Treasure”