Nashville – GRW Music is proud to announce the release of “World Upside Down” the new single from genre-defying songwriter GRW and internationally renowned Jamaican reggae musician JUNIOR REID.
The song channels the tumultuous feelings in the state of the world, and is a poignant, heartfelt tale of longing for the good ‘ol days, while facing the future with honest positive integrity.
World Upside Down is available via all digital outlets TODAY, Friday, February 12!
With “World Upside Down” Junior and Nashville-based Singer/Songwriter GRW (grow without the O) have created a “Conscious Banger” — totally New Music that crosses cultural boundaries and breaks down walls.
GRW shares, “Junior Reid is Pure Energy; a legend who is at the height of his Ride and is still pushing the Envelope.“
Jamaican-born Junior Reid
“WORLD UPSIDE DOWN” is available for purchase on iTunes/Google Play/Amazon for .99 and is also available to stream on Spotify and several other platforms
The song is released by Electric 3 Records, and distributed by Sony/Orchard
Produced by Gary Russell Wertz, Junior Reid & Cory “Catfish” Taylor
Mixed by Frank DeLupo & Donald Schroader Mastered by @sf_mastering at @infrasonicsound
GRW is a genre defying performer and musical innovator, formerly of Northern California, and now a resident of Nashville. Gary has over 11 albums (on vinyl, CD and digital) under his belt and several different incarnations of bands including Strawberry Smog a psychedelic folk-rock group that released four albums; Hot Mute, his first band he formed in San Francisco — an 80’s synth-pop classic rock band reminiscent of the Kinks, Cars and Rolling Stones — and his current incarnation: GRW, his solo project.
2021 will see the release of 3 major projects created by GRW: ~ “Marijuana Murder Ballads” — a Rock/Country/Blues concept album with True Tales from the dark side of the Emerald Triangle. ~ “World Upside Down” — the Rock/Dancehall/Trap single created with Reggae Legend Junior Reid, released Worldwide Feb. 12th ~ “Hybrids” — an album of Rock/Country songs recorded with Nashville’s finest.”
Gary is the first to admit he is all over the place with his styles. “You can’t pigeon-hole me. If you have eclectic tastes like I do, check out my body of work, but whether you’re a reggae fan or not, I feel positive that everyone will like “World Upside Down.”
Junior Reid collaborated on this single. He and GRW were introduced through a mutual friend, and on-the-spot, they clicked.