Rugged Boss Biography
Rugged Boss (formally known as Mr. Glamarus) is one of dancehall reggae’s most talented artistes. What sets Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) apart from other singers is his love for music. His ability to seamlessly blend his love for Reggae, Dancehall, Lovers Rock, and R&B, proves his love for music is universal. Now set on a new journey, rebranding as Rugged Boss. Fully charged, determined, and ready to claim his spot in the dancehall space.
Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) was born in Greenwich Farm, Kingston Jamaica around the pulsating beat of Reggae and Dancehall music. At a tender age, he moved to Arnette Gardens with his parents where he spent his childhood developing his writing skills. Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) from an early age discovered his love for music and has since then set his eyes on musical stardom. Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) performed with his school and church choirs and made his debut singing on the sound systems in his community. During his teenage years he spent time in the prominent studios of Kingston, such as Anchor recording, Penthouse, Black Scorpio etc., and has recorded extensively.
Blessed with an angelic voice and a star appeal, Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) released his debut album, (Feel It) on the Black Kurrant Production Label in 2007 which did well on the European and North American market. The album features a compilation of 18 songs which speaks about relationships and reality. Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) also has a slew of singles and collaborations with various artistes such as Burro Banton that has garnered him fans worldwide.
Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) has currently released his second album titled (Mr. Glamarus – (The Man – His Music) released in June 2012 at his well-attended and supported album release launch in Brooklyn, New York. Mr. Glamarus (The Man – His Music) album has been doing very well worldwide. Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) has toured the United States extensively recording, promoting and performing at shows, events and continues to be interviewed at numerous radio stations.
Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) completed a successful photo shoot in New York City for his new single "Up Man" which was released on October 20, 2017. Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) previous projects are as follows, his smashing hit single “Freestyle” with a video which created a huge buzz in 2016. Mr. Glamarus (Rugged Boss) also released an album (The Man His Music) in 2012 and video Worth Hanging On, off the album.
Now rebranding as Rugged Boss, he is currently working with producers and will be releasing some hot new singles, which will be followed by an EP in 2019. His fans and supporters are excited and highly awaiting Rugged Boss’s new projects for 2019.
Fans can check out most of Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) pervious performances and interviews on his YouTube channel Mrglamarusmusic. Rugged Bosss (Mr. Glamarus) also will be on a 2019 promotional tour in Jamaica, Germany, and the United Kingdom as there is a demand for his music by his fans and supporters there.
To date Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) has graced the stages of some of the prominent shows in Jamaica, such as Sting, Rebel Salute, Teen Splash, Heineken Star Time and Groovin in the Park in New York City, etc. Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) has also performed extensively in the U.S. and the Caribbean.
Rugged Boss (Mr. Glamarus) hopes to bring good vibes and energy through his music, encouraging the youths.