Leroy May was born on 18 March 1966 in Kingston, Jamaica. He was initially known as Redman and he learnt to deejay on Barrington Hi-Fi in 1981 and he advanced via various sound systems including Rambo Mango, Small Axe, Stone Love and People’s Choice. In 1984, his “Laughing Dragon” dubplate became popular that’s when he decided to change his name to Red Dragon. Some of his earliest recordings included “Computer” produced by Charlie Chaplin in 1985, “Nah Get Nutten” and “Commander” both produced by Harry J in 1986, In 1987, he realeased “Hol’ A Fresh” produced by Winston Riley. May also went on to record for King Tubby and King Jammy and in 1989 his debut album was released, a split LP with his brother Flourgon. In that same year he started his own label, Dragon Label and he moved into production. May helped to nurture some artists like Terry Ganzie and Buju Banton. In the early 1990s he went back to recording where he joined forces with producers like Sly & Robbie, Bobby Digital, Riley and many others. May released his hit single “Compliments On Your Kiss” which was produced by Brian & Tony Gold in 1994 and it reached number two in the UK Singles Chart. May died on 31 July 2015 at the University Hospital of the West Indies after a long illness.

Music Releases - Red Dragon

a who thing riddim

A WHO THING RIDDIM – SLAM RECORDS

covers A WHO THING RIDDIM - 1999 - SLAM RECORDS Tracklist: Anthony B - Jailhouse Capleton - Twist And Turn Captain Barkey - Twingy…
Just Ragga Dancehall

JUST RAGGA COLLECTION (VOLUME 1-14)

JUST RAGGA COLLECTION 1-14 LIST: JUST RAGGA VOLUME 1 Tracklist: Cobra - Live Together Red Dragon - Do Bogle Dance Buju Banton…
Swatt Riddim

SWATT RIDDIM – KICKIN PRODUCTIONS

SWATT RIDDIM - KICKIN PRODUCTIONS 1998 Tracklist: Determine - Blood Sweat And Tear Lieutenant Stitchie & Lukie D - Mercedez …
Pot A Rice Riddim

POT A RICE RIDDIM – MAY RED 1995

POT A RICE RIDDIM - MAY RED 1995 Tracklist: Daddy Lizard - Treat Yu Bad Danger B - Body Dun Fabby Dolly - Mate Say She Hot …
Mud Up Riddim 2

MUD UP RIDDIM – DIGITAL B

MUD UP RIDDIM - DIGITAL B 1994 Tracklist: Beenie Man - Veteran Red Dragon - Bad Mind Sanchez & Stinger Man - Family Man …
Della Skank Riddim 1987

DELLA SKANK  RIDDIM – DIGITAL-B

DELLA SKANK  RIDDIM - DIGITAL-B 1987 Tracklist: Bunny General - Me A Beg Johnny P - Rude Boy Michigan & Mystic - My Sherie …
Tekno Riddim Shelly Power

TEKNO RIDDIM – SHELLY POWER

TEKNO RIDDIM - SHELLY POWER 1994 Tracklist: Baby Wayne - Wah Dem A Defend Judas - Blessed Is The Man Red Dragon - Empty Barr…
Further East Vol 2

FURTHER EAST VOL 2 – LIVE AND LOVE

FURTHER EAST VOL 2 - LIVE AND LOVE 1988 Tracklist: Big Youth - Front Line Dean Frazer - East Of The Moon Horseman - Raggamuffin…