Ras Addis hails from Bristol. Dub poet and longtime activist in the underground sound system scene, he gets his inspiration from the lifestyle and message that called to him through roots and dub music.
He started performing his first show with Yoga Dan on Roots FM and Bristol Passion FM. Soon after forming the Negus Melody sound with Levi Roots and Kama Dread.
Ras Addis has since recorded for Dubkasm and Aba Shanti, Ishan Sounds, Dubbing Sun and Zygos.