Ghetto Cycle is the soundtrack of Charlie P's life, set to music by O.B.F. Meeting up with
Charlie P and Rico from O.B.F in a studio is like diving into a particle accelerator operating at
full speed. Lively, hyperactive, hardworking, Southend's MC and one of the most influential
French sound systems just can't stay put.
Their creativity works continuously: riddims, melodies, lyrics, clip concepts and other
fantasies spurt out at top speed. These common traits allow them to produce explosive
collaborations, both on stage and in the studio.
After the success of the singles "Dub Controler" and "Sixteen Tons of Pressure", the launch of
an album became self-evident. Coming from a modest background in a remote London
suburb, Charlie P has been through a lot before understanding that his passion for music
could be a vehicle for emancipation. It is this life trajectory, punctuated by difficulties,
pitfalls, hard work, encounters and challenges that he tells through the tracks of "Ghetto
Conceived as a concentrate of joint influences, this album gathers tracks in the purest digital
dub vein, but also reggae, dance or downright grime. A new stage in the development of