Timaya celebrates 17 years anniversary of debut album

Singer Timaya has celebrated 17 years anniversary of his first album True Story.

The 41-year-old in a Twitter post on Wednesday, described the album as a classic, asking his followers to choose their favourite track from the project.

“17 years ago, I dropped this classic, whats your favourite track off the album?#TrueStory,” he wrote.

Timaya’s solo career began in 2005 with the release of ‘Dem Mama’, which also appeared on his debut album released the following year.

His second album Gift and Grace was released in 2008.

The singer gained further visibility and international prominence through his third studio album De Rebirth released in partnership with Black Body Entertainment—and its lead single ‘Plantain Boy’.

In 2017, Timaya performed in Nassau, Bahamas where he headlined the first-ever Afro-Soca Concert.

In 2018, he bagged his first Grammy nomination in the “Best Reggae Album” category.