Queen of Dancehall Spice has the impossible! She has featured legendary Jamaican artists Sean Paul and Shaggy in her new jam titled ‘Go Down Deh’.
Produced by Grammy Award nominee, Costi Ionita and Shaggy and written by Spice, Sean Paul, Shaggy, Costi and Shane Hoosong, “Go Down Deh” – the rhythmically pulsating earworm – brings together this iconic Jamaican trio for an unprecedented collaboration set to take summer by storm.
The elated mother of two spoke about this historic collaboration on her Instagram live a day prior to the release on April 30th 2021 saying, “Working with Sean and Shaggy is one of the biggest milestones of my career! They are both International giants in our genre and I’m honored to have created such a historic moment by being one of the first artists to have them collaborate on a track together.”
Grammy award-winning artist Shaggy comments, “Spice is a powerhouse! She’s respected and celebrated throughout our culture and stands as an icon in the game of dancehall.” He adds, “From day one, Sean has been someone I’ve admired with his signature style and a voice that makes anything sound great. The track that we’ve created showcases their artistry while highlighting the chemistry between us as artists.”
“Working on this single with Shaggy & Spice was a great vibe,” adds the ‘She Doesn’t Mnd’ hitmaker Sean Paul.” “Shaggy and I have a great relationship and I’ve been a fan of Spice’s throughout her career, so I’m happy to work with her. Looking forward to everyone hearing this track and the amazing work Spice has been putting in for her upcoming project.”
The video has garnered over 900,000 views since it was released on May 1st 2021. ‘Go Down Deh’ was filmed at MECA in Kingston, Jamaica and features cameo appearances by Walshy Fire of Major Lazer, Kemar Highcon & Naomi Cowan as well as members from the top Jamaican dance crews.
The track will be followed by Spice’s highly anticipated debut album, entitled TEN, slated for release on July 30, with further details to soon be announced.
Also a breakout star of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop Atlanta and a successful entrepreneur, Spice whose real name is Grace Hamilton has established a name for herself in both beauty and fashion with a make-up line, Faces and Laces and clothing collection, Graci Noir.