The Big Takeover


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New York reggae-pop band, The Big Takeover have premiered the new
single, “Where Did I Go Wrong?, ” via NYSmusic . Fronted by the charismatic Jamaican-born
singer/songwriter Nee Nee Rushie, The Big Takeover blends Jamaican pop traditions with the
spirit of motown and uptown sophistication of 21st-century retro soul.
The Big Takeover kicked off their summer with the release of Spilling Water ’s first single,
“Shy,” which Atwood Magazine praised as “a retro earworm” and was produced by David Baron ( Meghan Trainor, The Lumineers , and Jade Bird) The Big Takeover’s undeniable live presence also
earned them featured sessions on Paste Music and Daytrotter and The Big Takeover on Audiotree Live.
The Big Takeover’s rich sound, along with their rigorous touring schedule and prolific studio
work, has been paying off. They have worked with Grammy Award-winning shared the stage
with major acts such as The Wailers, Sister Sparrow, Jefferson Starship, Pete Seeger, The Slackers, Toots & The Maytals, and many more. In 2018, the band shared a cover of Sophia George's 1985 dancehall hit, "Girlie Girlie,” which was recorded as part of a UK compilation
album featuring 40 covers of classic Trojan Records hits from artists around the world. It was
produced by Manuel Quintana (Rachael Yamagata, Robbie Dupree) and Rob Kissner with
mixing from Grammy Award-winning engineer Danny Blume.


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