THE GREAT ELEPHANT
ALPHA STEPPA & NAI-JAH
“One of the most prolific and inventive dub producers around” Wire
One of the most eagerly anticipated albums of the year, Alpha Steppa Meets Nai-Jah “The Great Elephant”. TGE is the product of a year-long collaboration between renowned UK Dub Reggae producer Alpha Steppa and Nigerian-French singer / songwriter Nai-Jah.
TGE tells the story of Nai-Jahʼs reality growing up in Nigeria, the album paints a picture of corruption, greed, and suffering, a narrative each and everyone accross the globe can relate to. Nai-Jah points to strength through unity and provides great inspiration and hope through his thoughtful lyrics and sincere delivery.
Steppas Records is overjoyed to present all 10 original vocal tracks plus the full dub album as one. A truly unique and powerful protest album sure to provoke, inspire and uplift.
06.04 DEEPLY ROOTED HEIDELBERG (D)
27.04 DUB CLUB BIKINI TOULOUSE
06.07 TRAMUNFEST / ALPHA STEPPA GIRONA (E)
12.07 OSTRODA REGGAE / ALPHA STEPPA OSTRODA (PL)
03.08 REGAE GEEL / ALPHA & OMEGA GEEL (B)
08.08 SUNSET FESTIVAL / ALPHA STEPPA VAMA VECHE (R)
11.08 NO LOGO FESTIVAL / ALPHA STEPPA FRAISANS
23.08 UPRISING FESTIVAL / ALPHA STEPPA BRATISLAVA (SK)
08.08 BIORITME FESTIVAL / ALPHA STEPPA VILANOVA DE SAU (E)
13.09 REGAL SOUND / ALPHA STEPPA VILLEGLY
09.11 FORWARD BASS / ALPHA STEPPA TRANSBORDEUR, LYON
21.12 FREETOWN DUB / ALPHA STEPPA COPENHAGEN (DK)
20.02 AML HEAVY HOUR SAO PAOLO (BRA)
29.02 DUBMASTER CLASH / DUB SHEPERDS ST ETIENNE
07.03 VALLEY OF DUB / ALPHA STEPPA HABÈRE-POCHE