Reggae star Sizzla Kalonji has dropped visuals for his Crown On Your Head single, which appears on his On A High album. The 12 track project will be released this Friday, August 6.
Directed by G-Mac and filmed in various parts of, Kingston, a jubilant Sizzla takes to the streets to inspire his people. Close-up shots bleed cohesively into each other shedding light on the lifeblood of Jamaica, the people. The overarching message, enlightenment, is presented in a deliberate fashion. Pointing to a portrait of what it really means to stay Solid As Rock in these ever trying times.
“Visually, Crown On Your Head speaks to the different paths we all take in life. The tried and true reward of dedication, while being ever present,” a release said. “Deliberate homage to Jamaican art on gritty backdrops of city life depict hope. Despite circumstance, flowers can indeed bloom from concrete roots. Concurrently Sizzla symbolizes himself as the everyman, a teacher, working from within the system to connect minds. Sizzla’s most iconic, musical inflections take visceral form as he trods the cityscape.”
Categorically known for quality-conscious music spanning 90 plus albums over two decades; the Grammy-nominated international artist remains arguably the most consistent Jamaican entertainer to date. Following the release of Million Times, a tribute album to the ladies, Kalonji is back with comprehensive lyrics to craving minds.