If the positive feedback and affirmative reactions of singer-songwriter Lloyd "Cookie" Willacy "Trendsetta" is any indication of his upcoming "Raining On Mars" album, music lovers are in for a real treat and a classic must have for their collections. "Trendsetta" displays "Cookie's" versatility and maturity as a vocalist, lyricist, guitarist, and composer, and delivered a catchy hook that have fans singing along " Walk up in the club, so hot! All eyes on you, she’s hot! Backin'up your rude boys, so hot! Up against the wall, she’s hot! Bottoms up So hot! Head down low She’s hot! That's how she flows So hot! That's how she rolls Them a’e trendsetter!". With the popularity of the single, Afar Music Group wanted to deliver an innovative video on par with the song's title. Renowned and famed for his animated video, Thomas "Dubee" of Upsetta Films, paired the hit single with a fun and upbeat dynamic video that captured the essence of "Trendsetta". While "Trendsetta" is available on iTunes and all major online digital stores, the pop rock reggae infused "Raining on Mars" album produced by Lloyd "Cookie" Willacy himself along with Oriel Barry and Ludwig Grant, is set for release later this year.
Lloyd "Cookie" Willacy Born in Highgate ,a small community in St. Mary Jamaica, growing up Lloyd "Cookie" Willacy would play the guitar for the talent shows at his school, St Mary's High, backing up the likes of a young Beres Hammond and other schoolmates. Later Lloyd went to live in Spanish town then to Kingston where he started playing with the Super Fenders band with founding member Derrick Lara and Courtland White, the later now currently of Raging Fire band. As a guitarist Lloyd Willacy as played with some the most impressive musicians and singers from the reggae fraternity; including Jacob Miller while he song with the Rotation band, the Happiness Unlimited with Chokey Taylor and Michael Rose before Black Uhuru, the legendary Big Youth,Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare, Carlton Barrett and Twinkle Brothers to name a few.
Spearheaded by Linval 'Shem' Brown, Oriel 'ORieL' Barry and Michael Wilson, Afar Music Group comprised of acclaimed label and concert promotional company proudly stands by their 'Music Is The Mission'' motto . Afar Music Group is a division of the Afar Group Of Companies that includes Afar Clothing, Afar Marketing/Promotions and Afar Vision.