The success of Footprints has been huge. The heartfelt song served as a tribute to all the victims of violence. The single has been identified as a vehicle of healing, for the band and all the people, who have lost loved ones to the war plaguing the streets of Jamaica.
â€œT.O.K. is the worldâ€™s greatest Dancehall-Reggae band!â€ – New York Times
â€œThis Jamaican foursome is one of a kind â€“ literally. T.O.K.â€™s sophomore set is a nonstop romp, a high-energy merger of innovative Jamaican producers and vocalist adept at turning their eclectic, insistent beats into singsong hitsâ€¦.To put it mildly, the end result is hotter than 98Â°. â€“ Blender Magazine
â€œAs it turns out, their Unknown Language is a dialect that is familiar to all.â€ â€“ Right On Magazine.
â€œUnknown Language has all the ingredients in place which translate into BREAKOUTâ€¦Sound that goes way beyond the usual â€˜strung together proven tunes with new tunes a filler common to reggae music.â€ â€“ Carib News
â€œThese guys are definitely on their way to stardom. They can sing, harmonize, and DJ. What more can you ask for?â€
â€“ Source Magazine
â€œRolling like superstars in their Jamaican home base, these youths always dictate the hottest musical trends on the street, especially as talented as these guys are â€“ whether singing, deejaying, rapping, or singjayingâ€¦And as with any T.O.K. release, the high quality of their global appeal immediately assures a place in mainstream circles, on radio or though videoclips on MTV and BET.â€ â€“ THE BEAT (***** review).
â€œâ€¦effortlessly alternating between dulcet sung vocals and tough-edged rhymes, all of which is delivered over blistering beats.â€
â€“ Miami New Times
â€œI love this TOK Footprints record because it’s something that everyone can relate to. Every now and then a record comes along that says so much. We always hear about the Bling Bling and the bottles & models and those records start to sound the same, but Footprints is a record that’s going to make you think. Smash!!!â€ – DJ Buck, Program Director of WZMX (Hartford, CT)
“Everybody do me a favor & listen 2 the words 2 footprints by T.O.K!!!! U can feel the emotions of the lyrics as T.O.K. shows you how much theyâ€™ve matured. T.O.K. is here 2 stay!!!” – DJ MISTER CEE HOT 97(NYC)
â€œUnknown Language has all the ingredients which translate into big time breakout. Hit producers provide a sound that goes way beyond the usual â€œstrung together proven tunes as fillerâ€ common to reggae music.â€ – Global Rhythm On Disc
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