daddy nuttea

guadeloupean nuttea or daddy nuttea has got his name of being a bit nutty. nuttea is the ambassador of french reggae. nuttea and don ‘lickshot’ polino, tip-top and ton ton david founded the high fight international sound system in 1989. nutteas idols are dennis brown and bob marley. the first nuttea album ‘paris-kingston-paris’ was recorded in jamaica. nowadays nuttea combines reggae ballads with hardcore dancehall. handel tucker produced the ‘un signe de temps’ album, released by delabel. roots legend luciano recorded a song for the album too. most of nutteas lyrics are french, with some in english and creole. the ‘douceur caraibe’ is nutteas regular restaurant. situated right in the middle of the happening pigalle-quarter, the caraibe offers afro-caribbean favourites like grilled fish and chicken. the service is extremely friendly and prices are cheap. a real must-have are alcoholic and non-alcoholic exotic cocktails. the douceur caraibe is open daily from 18.00-02.00.

douceur caraibe
20 rue de trois freres
metro station abbesses



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