Gregory G Ras (Komáromy Gergő) is an international frontline reggae warrior, singer, singjay and deejay from outta Budapest, Hungary.
He's also a passionate activist and volunteer workin hard for social and environmental justice, freedom, love and unity.
Since his first steps as a singer in 2005 he's released 2 solo albums (Burn Fyah and Live & Love, both on well-known riddims), 1 EP and 4 LP's with his home band Riddim Colony (What A Day; Message of I&I, More Love To Share, Rise & Shine, Lion's Way), many music videos and and whole heep a singles with different producers.
He's known as a singjay/MC full of positive energy, with a strong and unique voice, with smart and uplifting lyrics, with catching melodies and a lot of great tunes of different genres, with passionate style and an aim of spreadin di positive message of One Love, Unity and Righteousness, and with very powerful live performance skillz.
He started listening to reggae music at the age of 15, but it just became the main part of his life in 2005 right after he joined and took part in the founding of Riddim Colony, Hungary’s first real Jamaican style reggae band, of which soon he became the lead singer. The band with its strong and live sound (of ten musicians!), presentin top-class roots and bashment tunez and blazing stage-show has become the nr.1 authentic style reggae-dancehall band inna Hungary. They do many gigs, and have performed in a lotta clubs, and at a lotta fests, also started to play outside Hungary. The band's already shared the stage with some of the greatest names in reggae biz, like Max Romeo, Sizzla, Anthony B, Third World, Glen Washington, Perfect After 3 and a half years of hard workin in 2009 the band was invited to play on main stage of Rototom Sunsplash and gave a very strong show to the Rototom massive. G.Ras as a solo artist is also invited more and more often to different venues and events in Europe (Italy, Germany, Austria, Holland, Spain, Romania etc). At Rototom 2010 he performed as a solo artist with a backing band.
G.Ras' aim is to play tru reggae music with real livin Fire in it and to spread di positive message all over. He's already worked together with and learnt a lot from such great artists as Ray Darwin, Mandingo Warrior, Sena, Lion D, Henry P etc. Riddim Colony's first album (Message of I&I) was released in June '08. An EP (What a Day) is out since January 2009 and first solo LP of G.Ras (named: 'Burn Fyah') is out from May 2009. Riddim Colony's second LP: More Love To Share - feauring Ray Darwin, Mandingo Warrior and Sena - is out now since April 2010.
His second solo LP titled 'Live & Love' is out since October 2011.
G.Ras is alwayz ready and often asked to make collaboration wit other artists and to voice riddimz made by different producers (for example No Glory riddim by Bizzarri Sound (IT), Mountain dubstep riddim by Shorai Iwa, Judah riddim by LB27). He's open to many kinda music, that's why he often collaborates with different musicians, singers and producers from roots & dub to dancehall and more.
G.Ras' second solo LP: 'Live & Love' is out now! Still he keeps deliverin new hit songs all the time. He's ready for showcase set or soundsystem as well as acoustic tingz or playin with Riddim Colony or any backing band all around Europe or elsewhere.