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Born Floyd Forrester, in May Pen Clarendon, Jamaica: Andi-Ites spent most of his childhood in Water Lane where he and several brothers was raised by his grand-parents. At a tender age Andi-Ites and his mother migrated to the United States, where he attended Middle, High school and College.
Through-out his school years he participated in extra-curricular activities, holding and confirming top positions in talent competitions. Andi-Ites first professional recorded track was done in a Hip-Hop style, in collaboration with Miami/Fort Lauderdale based rapper Noyd-B. Andi-ites then created a group called “3rd Level” which took over the South Florida under-ground air waves. Andi-Ites later left the group to pursue a solo career.
Andi-ites has opened shows for veteran artists like Sizzla, Buju Banton, Turbulence, Capleton, Lutan Fyah and many more internationally known Reggae artistes. He also released several singles on various label from Jamaica, United States and the U.K. He has appeared on many compilation albums and featured in many artists song releases. Andi-Ites has voiced a number of singles for Strike Gold including tracks like Watch Out, Grateful, and Shat a Road.
In 2015 Andi-Ites released his first EP album called “Self Preservation” containing 6 powerful and unique Reggae songs, sung with passion and drive. Andi-Ites “Self Preservation” EP is an eclectic mix of positive and uplifting Reggae Music; including a combination featuring the consistent sounds of Lutan Fyah. Released by Ites Of Life Music, distributed by Zojak Worldwide and available on iTunes now. Andi-ites has toured multiple countries Costa Rica, Chile, and few more places in the South America. Andi-ites is truly the peoples choice indeed, with such magnificent talent and so much love for people.