Richie Flo

Richie Flo
Reggae recording artist, songwriter and producer, Richard Roberts, hails from the parish of St. Thomas, Jamaica and adapted the name “Richie Flo” to signify his unique lyrical flow with rhymes and melodies. Richie Flo grew up in a musical family, where he first got his inspiration to write music. He started out by writing poetry at an early age with dreams of becoming a songwriter. Realizing his
potential, Richie Flo nurtured his talent and began singing his own lyrics.

 

Richie Flo has recorded for various producers in Jamaica and Canada beginning in 2006 and continued over the years. In 2012, Richie Flo released his first independently produced single “She Wants Me”. In the summer of 2014, he released his dynamic EP titled, “Richie Flo”, setting his stage musically. Richie Flo has received recognition locally and internationally with his releases, “Baby” and “Control Me”, which plays on radio stations, such as Toronto’s G98.7FM and VIBE 105.5 FM, in regular rotation. His other releases, “Favourite Kush” and “Chop Dem Off” also are consistently played on the radio in international markets.

Richie Flo demonstrated his versatility with the production of his Dancehall love song “Fall in Love” on the Reggae Romance Riddim. Richie Flo was recognized for his hard work and dedication to reggae music by winning the 2016 award for “New Voice in Reggae” – ReggaeXclusive Awards and “Top Male Newcomer, Recording Artist” – Youth In Progress Talent Awards. Richie Flo has been showcased in multiple newspapers and magazines highlighting his music career.

 

Richie Flo has been featured in numerous musical events including, AfroFest Music Africa, Durham Caribbean Festival, Jambana Music Festival, TD Irie Music Festival, Toronto Jamaica Day and Toronto Redemption Reggae Festival. These opportunities have contributed to his development in interacting with his audience and introducing new fans to his unique sound. Richie Flo is focused and devoted to his craft, which is reflected in the music he produces. Richie Flo aspires to have his music intrigue and positively influence listeners of reggae music worldwide. At present, Richie Flo is managed by Adyktve Entertainment based out of Toronto, Ontario.