Thorpido Thorpido

Thorpido Biography

Marvin Lloyd Thorp born July 23, 1986 better known by his stage name Thorpido. Thorpido is a Jamaican Reggae Recording Artist & Songwriter. He is best known for his hit single *Teach Them The Way*. Which peak at # 1 on CVM TV hit list video chart. He said to have taken his stage name from, his surname. Thorpido was born in Kingston Jamaica. In 1991 he moved to Pembroke Hall St. Mary. At the age of nine while enrolled at Jeffery Town All Age school. He develops a passion for music listening to artist such as Capleton, Buju Banton and Bounty Killer. Thorpido would write songs of four lines and sing aloud with his brother. He finished high school where he represents Tacky High school in both cricket and football. Thorpido continued his musical journey where in 2004 he started recording songs with his brothers and friends. His friend would use a cassette recorder to record his songs. These songs were played in his community which enrolled him to perform at concerts. Thorpido begins his music career professionally in 2009, with his first single *Evil Deeds*. Under the Label Kaos Family Records. Thorpido gets radio airplays and perform on TVJ Smile Jamaica TV morning show. Songs such as *Missing You*, *Love and Lets Grow*, *Burn Babylon*, a collaboration with Hungarian artist Moze and *Down In Jamaica* under the label DoobieSound, from Uppsala Sweden are also other singles from Thorpido. On August 13, 2015 Thorpido made one of his greatest impacts in reggae music by releasing his debut album SOUNDS OF REVELATION. His album consisting of thirteen powerful songs of pure reggae vibes and message of positive teaching. Thorpido decided to put his Album together in order to reach out to others across the world faced with real life events, oppressions, injustice, hardship and many other unfair treatment which human beings has to tolerate each day. Thorpido could not express himself in one song therefore he creates an album, a catalog to fully educate his people of the challenges that we undergo. Inspiration for SOUNDS OF REVELATION also comes from Mixing Engineer and Co- producer Micah Henry, Composer and Producer from Sweden Joel Eriksson (DoobieSound), friend Omar Johnson and CEO/Executive Producer of Kaos Family Records Curtis Thorpe. On February 9, 2016 Thorpido released a video for one of his single from his album Sounds of Revelation. The single was released on Vevo and is getting a positive feedback from viewers all over the world. Thorpido performed at G.P General Penitentiary with the U.N.I.A movement in Jamaica of that said month. Thorpido is said to be among the greats in the reggae music industry and is preparing for more shows releases of new single in the coming months. Thorpido revealing and teaching many through his music aims to concentrate on youths which are the future and leaders of tomorrow. He is uplifting and working for unity, peace, love and for a better world.