Dred I Dread is a Minneapolis, MN based Reggae Band. The Band features talented musicians that come from Jamaica, New Orleans, Minnesota, Turkiye and Mexico. The diverse heritage of these band members echo in the sound of Dred I Dread. 1998 - Dred I Dread was formed in Minneapolis. 1999 - Dred I Dread was chosen "Best Local Reggae Band" by City Pages Magazine. 1999 - The debut CD "Listen to the Revolution" was released in early March 1999. The CD was produced by International Reggae Keyboardist Tony “Asher” Brisset, one of the founding members of Black Uhuru. 2000 - Dred I Dread was named "Best Reggae Band in Minnesota" by the members of the Minnesota Music Academy. 2001 - Dred I Dread was named "Best Reggae Band in Minnesota" by the members of the Minnesota Music Academy. 2008 - Dred I Dread released their second album named "A Piece of Americana". 2009 - Dred I Dread released third album "Tribulation".