This 9 year old Montegonian Andre Ellis started performing at Glendevon All Age and on local sound systems in his Community, he didn’t realize that the approval and popularity would have led to a lifetime career as Nature Ellis especially with the support of his 6 siblings and parents. It was the Schoolers Bus Ride competition in 2002 hosted by Danger Zone Records at Pier 1 in the second city that granted Nature Ellis a scholarship for voice and speech training at Herbert Morison with the talented music tutor Mr. Mathews.
Fast track to 2007 when Nature Ellis saw his first two official singles Hold On and Wasting Time hitting the airwaves and making him known in not only his parish but the entire island and eventually worldwide. Produced by Heart Of Love Records owned by famous footballer Ricardo Bibi Gardener, the tracks got rotation on radio and visuals for TV and made Nature Ellis a bonafied recording artiste booked and busy with performances worldwide. Nature Ellis has performed on major shows in Jamaica, the Caribbean, the United States and Brazil, he has had multiple European tours and performed on major festivals such as Reggae Jam, the artiste also has had an extensive tour of Australia.
What you can never do is put Nature Ellis in a box musically, He considers himself a world artiste and will record tracks considered as R and B, Ska, Dancehall and Reggae. This is evident in his recent album called Awaken released in 2020. The Awaken Album was his first album project produced by him and consisted of 16 tracks which includes a very inspirational intro produced by his label Preserve Nature Entertainment.
Nature Ellis music is about social commentary, love and overall about bringing people together to unite through equal rights and justice. His music is catchy and relatable, touching on topics about everyday life and situations that occurs globally. Other notable tracks for Nature include; World Peace and Love You, these were recorded while Nature was signed to DSR released on the Life’s Journey album and To Jah from his third album 4 Revolution Choice.
Revolution Choice, which hit No. 1 on the USA iTunes Reggae Album Charts last Year is produced by Ambassador Of Choice Music. The first song to be released from the album, To Jah, featuring reggae stalwart Luciano, peaked on the iTunes Reggae Top 100 at No. 3 and on Amazon at No. 5 His second single Freedom peaked at No. 3 on the iTunes Reggae Top 100 as well. The reggae crooner is known for delivering social commentary and conscious messages to raise awareness on global issues. The album is an extension of this message. “The album is for the people who are doing their best to keep upright and also the ones who need guidance to the light. It’s for ones who love the truth and the ones who are seeking the truth,” Nature Ellis added.