With a musical career spanning more than two decades, sales topping 2.8 Million and counting plus YouTube hits nearing the 2 Million mark, Jack Radics’ reputation as an ambassador of music has not only been tested, proven and earned; it belongs to him!
Radics is a distinguished Band Leader, Solo Artist, Songwriter and Music Producer/Arranger. Besides collaborating with a phenomenal list of prominent musicians and producers, he is also credited with sculpting the vanguard of a bright and new foray into “Soul/Pop & Reggae”; a historical event! Jack Radics spearheads a group of artists who combine the variants of Reggae with other genres, most of whom have excelled on the international stage. Additionally, he is one of, if not the only Jamaican artist to have been signed by five major labels, Island, Sony, Jive, EMI and RCA.
Jack released his first solo album in 1991 and has since released over a half-dozen more on various labels, including “Open Rebuke”, which Black Music Magazine nominated as best “Reggae Album” of 1994. The previous year, Radics, together with Chaka Demus & Pliers had landed his first No. 1 hit, “Twist and Shout”, scoring platinum sales and securing his entry into the “Guinness Book of Records.”
His “Rhythm’n’Pop”, a freestyle fusion where Pop, Soul & Reggae are combined, has solidified his reputation as “King of The Imaginative Musical Terrain”. A style that is most evident in the album, “Love & Laughter ” and his hit singles, ” No Matter ” and “That’s Life”. The latter two were chart toppers not only in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland but also in South Africa. Radics’ unique approach to songwriting has reaped phenomenal results. Many of the multi-platinum hits by German Reggae sensation, “Gentleman” were written and arranged by Jack Radics.
Jacks’ irresistible stage performances never fail to impress the critics. “Was that inspiring, confident, sonorous voice not always amongst us?” (EMI Records). Singles from his album, “Way 2 Long” released globally 2015 have charted in The United States and Europe. From the dancehalls of Jamaica and New York to the stages of Africa and “The Montreux Jazz Festival” in Europe, Jack Radics demonstrates his versatility, his extraordinary talent and his ability to please every sector of the universal music fraternity.