Tasha T

Full name Tasha T
Country Jamaican/Canadian
Genre Roots & Culture Reggae, Danacehall & Reggae Lovers Rock
Activity Singer Songwriter Recording & Performing Artist
Instruments Lead Vocals & Harmony
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Tasha T  “The Musical Ambassador,”

Tasha T is a great Jamaican/Canadian Reggae Queen who always keeps the concious messages flowing with brilliant and highly professional productions. Her overall musical expressions can best be described as EDUTAINMENT with songs that are uplifting and inspirational, as well as educational and entertaining. Reaching out to all nations on the worldwide musical journey. Tasha T strives to continue her mission to create and preserve great reggae music that will last for all lifetimes forever unto all generations.

The Canada based reggae artiste was chosen as musical ambassador for the Read Across Jamaica (RAJ) Foundation back in 2012. The project, which seeks to enhance children’s literary skills, asked her to produce it's "theme tune" - "Educate Yourself" for that year. She is hardworking and committed to her artistic endeavours and musical career, as a Recording Artiste, Song Writer, Producer, Record Label Owner, Philanthropist, and Artiste Consultant.

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Tasha T  “The Musical Ambassador,” is hardworking and committed to her artistic endeavors and musical career. She is always spreading strong positive messages throughout the world. She has contributed to making a difference in the reggae industry as a Recording & Performing Artiste, Song Writer, Producer, Record Label Owner, Philanthropist, and Artiste Consultant.

Recognized locally and internationally for her musical talent, starting with “Best Female Newcomer” in 1999, she has been honoured with commendations, numerous nominations, and awards. This kind of recognition and accolades has been continuous every year since 1999 to the present.

•    First ever reggae artiste in the history of the Indigenous Music Awards to be nominated for "Best International Indigenous Release" in 2017 & 2015 and invited to perform at their show in Winnipeg, Canada; thereby helping to form stronger ties between reggae music in Canada and the Indigenous Community.

•    Two-time Juno Nominee for "Best Reggae Recording" at the JUNO Awards for her “Real Talk” Album in 2015 and her single “Dem Need More Love” in 2000.

•    In December 2012, the Governor General of Canada awarded Tasha T for the “Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal” for her dedication to her peers, community, and Canada. Quote by HRH Queen Elizabeth II; “The contributions you have made to our nation are most commendable, and deserve our praise and admiration.”

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The World Citizen Artists (WCA) and the Bob Marley Foundation, Ghandi Foundation, and Belgravia Gallery, selected Tasha T as the Award Recipient, for ‘Compete for Peace and Not War’ competition in February 2018, for her inspirational composition “Spread Some Love.” The judges described her winning as an energetic and soulful song that reminds us how the children of the world are affected by our actions.

Tasha T educates the listeners about what is occurring now and how it affects all of our citizens, especially the children. Spread Some Love and put down those guns,” as Tasha sings. Resulting from this, she was invited to perform and to receive her award at the Soul Rebel 73rd birthday celebration of “Robert Nesta Marley” in Kingston, Jamaica and to partake at the Bob Marley’s Foundation Charity School Tour. 

Malang by Tasha T : Napster

“Spread Some Love,” produced on her own RasVibe Records Inc label in 2017, is attracting heavy rotation on mainstream radio stations in Canada, USA, Africa, England, and in the Caribbean. As a result, Tasha was invited to perform in the Spiritual Homeland of Ethiopia during October and November 2017, for her ‘Spread Some Love Ethiopian Tour.’

She performed in several cities in Ethiopia (Addis Ababa, Shashamane, Hawassa, and Bahir Dar), which included the “Great Ethiopian Concert.” While on tour, she visited over 5 schools and was invited to perform and participate in the ‘Great Ethiopian Child Race’ with over 3,000 participants.

For the past six years, Tasha T has served as the official “Musical Ambassador” for the Read Across Jamaica Foundation, on a mission to encourage and motivate young children to read. At her appearances she performs and shares her inspirational theme song “Educate Yourself,” which has been adopted by the Foundation.

Real Talk by Tasha T : Napster

Tasha T is a true role model who always encourages the children to stay in school, stay focused, and get a good education,” says Janice Wisdom founder of Read Across Jamaica. International Canadian music conductor, Boris Brott, invited Tasha T to be the first reggae artiste to narrate and perform alongside his orchestra at the “Brott Music Education Concert” (for children in Hamilton). 

Tasha continues to open doors for reggae musicians in Canada, by being the first reggae artiste to receive an invitation to perform at the “Union Summer Series,” and also the very first woman to perform at the “Roy Thompson and Massey Hall” Summer Music Patio Series in Toronto, Canada. Not to mention her first time being asked to headline the “Jamaican Cultural Festival” in Vancouver.

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In 2015 and 2016, Tasha T spread her wings further afield, embarking on her own UK promo tour, with live performances and radio promotions in over 20 cities. This gained her a dramatic influx of new fans. Thanks to her sincerity, thought-provoking lyrics and a strong stage presence, no matter where she performs, she engages her audience with ease. 

Tasha T shares with us her optimistic outlook on life and all possibilities through her music and philanthropy by educating, motivating, inspiring and uplifting the people of the world. Her dedication to performing and projecting a strong positive message is why she has had such longevity and a continually growing fan base. This is the hardworking artiste that we all know and love today, Tasha T.

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Check Out These Links

Official Website: www.tashatmusic.com 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/tashatmusicofficial 

Apple Music iTunes: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/tasha-t/129523847 

Spotify:  https://open.spotify.com/artist/1YB1J9MGRj6xfCsMnXVvYr?si=tesrLR51S1mWl-rtFbhrTA&nd=1