What If I Told You

What If I Told You
Andru Branch’s JUNO-nominated debut album features a host of reggae legends including The Wailers’ Aston “Family Man” Barrett on bass, Alvin “Seeco” Patterson on percussion, Tyrone Downie on piano, Earl “Chinna” Smith on guitar; Bobby Ellis on trumpet and Harold Butler on keys. Recorded and mixed at Kingston Muzik Studios in Jamaica, What If I Told You is a classic roots reggae album showcasing Branch’s uplifting lyrical style.

Bass – Aston “Family Man” Barrett
Drums – Rolando “Phanso” Wilson, Tony “Raffa” White
Lead guitar – Earl “Chinna” Smith, Ras Kawintseb Sellassie, Tomaz Jardim
Rhythm guitar – Tomaz “Moose” Jardim, Derrick “Jah D” Lambert
Keyboards – Andru Branch, Tyrone Downie, Harold Butler
Percussion – Andru Branch, Alvin “Seeco” Patterson, Antonio Jardim, Esmond Jarrett
Trumpet – Bobby Ellis, Clark McLeod
Trombone – Everald Gayle, Art Gold
Saxophone – Everett Gayle,
Jonno Lightstone
Backing vocals – Eric Walsh, Marcia
Lynn, Paul Bailey, Milton Campbell, Yvonne Sterling, Benjamin Mendez
DJ – Stevie Banton

All songs written by Andru Branch © 1996, The Berlin Limited, except “Ripple” written by Jerome Garcia and Robert C. C. Hunter © 1971, ICE 9 Publishing Company Limited, and “Keep Trodding Along” written by Jason Wilson © 1995, Ochiltree 136 Publishing

Recorded at Kingston Muzik Studio, Kingston, Jamaica
Number 9 Sound, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Engineered by Otto-Lee Wilson, Paul Hussey, Jim Zolis and Terrence Lee
Produced by Andru Branch
Mastered by Noah Mintz at Lacquer Channel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada