Born in Kingston Jamaica Karlanthony migrated to the US with his family and settled in Miami, Fla where he attended High School and College, Moved away after college to Brooklyn NY where he got involved in the Reggae Dancehall scene recording demos at Don Juan Recording Studio on Flatbush. Later he moved to East Orange NJ and got to meet Wyclef and KL Boogie of Fugee -La fame and worked in their "Bugga Basement" studio for a short time. Years later he moved top Virginia and currently reside in North Carolina. Now with the launching of his new record label 'Vblock Entertainment' in full effect Karlanthony has released a slew of singles on Apple Music https://music.apple.com/us/artist/karlanthony/1372633395 . Looking to tour next Karlanthony is ready for the world.







What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is the essence of my being. I go to sleep and have visions of complete songs revealed to me on regular occasions. I will write songs until the day I leave

What is your music dream?

To continue to explore new topics that inspire and uplift my soul

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

More legit love and less fake love

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

One Love by Bob Marley A Change Is Gonna Come by Sam Cooke

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Bob Marley, Sam Cooke, Marvin Gaye.

What inspires you to make music?

My beating heart

What is the message you want to send with your music?

Let's come together

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

Like crying

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

No soul. Too much fake

What do you think of Drooble?

So far so gravy

What frustrates you most as a musician?

Not heard. Obscurity

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Yes! I regularly attend the local scene events and support good talent in my area

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Be the end all be all of your trade and not wait around for a savior

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Michael Buckley - Man a Star Vblock Dutch - On Everything (Leave the One I'm With)