The new music video and single “The Unforgiven” featuring Raging Fyah, by international reggae star Alborosie is out now on Alborosie’s YouTube channel. A powerful reggae interpretation of 1991 Metallica rock ballad “The Unforgiven,” the single has reached over 1.7 million streams worldwide and 150 spins on radio a week picking up support from mainstream alternative radio in the US & Europe and a No.1 spot on Surf Roots Radio.
“The Unforgiven” is the second single from the new studio album, “Unbreakable: Alborosie Meets The Wailers United”, which was released June 29th of this summer. The album has reached over 6.8 million streams worldwide. Enlisting The Wailers United (former members of Bob Marley and The Wailers with the addition of Aston Barrett Jr.) for instrumental backing, the album upholds the tradition of roots- rock-reggae.
Alborosie will be performing at Slightly Stoopid’s ‘Closer To The Sun’ Festival November 30th – December 4th in Riviera-Maya, Mexico alongside UB40, Michael Franti, Thievery Corporation, Yellowman and many more.
“We’re very excited about “The Unforgiven,” it’s a great re-visioning of the Metallica hit that we hope will expand Alborosie’s audience even beyond reggae.” said Randy Chin, President at VP Records. “We feel the will bring new fans to discover this great artist and a great album.”