Roots Manuva

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Birthday
9, 1972
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
9, 1972 (age 47)
Birthplace
England

About

Born Rodney Smith, he is an English rapper who The Times once described as "the voice of urban Britain."

Before Fame

He grew up in Stockwell, London in a strict Pentecostal upbringing, where he spent much of his early years in poverty.

Trivia

His song Witness (1 Hope) was a huge hit in the UK in 1999.

Family Life

His parents are from a small village in Jamaica called Banana Hole where his father was a preacher and tailor.

Associated With

He has performed with Enlgish singer Beth Orton.

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