Riddim Squad UK
Riddim Squad UK was formed out a 80s band called Mikado playing the major stage along side act such has tribesman,
Misty in roots, Jah warrior, Benjamin Zephaniah and many more acts at the time on the old TUC circuit.
In 1990 Lloyd Ramsay, Peter Hanson, Norman Ramsey , Lindi Duncan on lead gits linked up with the doctor(Tony) on keys and Kaya Newman on lead vocals that was the birth of RIDDIM SQUAD UK playing from ska to lovers rock backing artist such has ,Delroy Pinnock, Daddy Freddy , Brenton king 0cro Banton Troy Ellis , Ras Nando , Ruddy Thomas the link with the late studio one artist Devon Russell recording tracks such has blood money , social livening , and a string of uk shows .with the lost of Devon we took a long awaited break before linking back with original singer KAYA NEWMAN which took us back on the road again with the THANK YOU FATHER album linking up with RAS NATTY BABY from the Indian ocean playing the peace festival and a string of shows around London including the legendary rock garden with baby flying back we took time out to start writing our own songs with local talents Gerrie Wade , Prento P , Israel and last but not least Sister Audrey Scott made the line up billing four the hard way in 2008. With the lost of the doctor on keys and lindy on gits in came Kenny Moore from JA on keys and lead gits Denzel Jon
es we took back to the road playing various London festivals and clubs with new single Killers in 2010. 2011 Brought another change to line up with the lost of Kenny on keys and Peter Hanson on bass in came Carl Gentles on keys and Tom on sax and backing vocals and Rubber on bass and the return of KAYA NEWMAN with a new album Family Man and slight change to the name now billing has Kaya Newman and Riddim Squad UK. Back on the road playing the various venues up and down the country by 2012 playing at the Olympics games, one love festival, central park music festival, Hootanny Brixton and more and now working with various artist along side Kaya Newman . 2018 brings new songs and album new artist along side the old working along side s Sir Lloyd Coxson look out