My father invented" patch jeans" style in the 70's -Reggie Rock Stone claims
Veteran Ghanaian Rapper Reginald Yaw Asante Ossei known by the stage name Reggie Rockstone, has revealed that his father is the one who emerged ” patch jeans” style in the 70s.
He said this after Cardi B was spotted wearing patch jeans in a post claiming his dad did it for Yankee and got sum okay props for it.
He wrote, “SO I CAN’T STOP SAYING THIS THO! MY FATHER INVENTED THE “patch jeans” style in the 70s for Yankee and got sum ok Props for it (there he is modeling his own) DOLCE DO SAME AND ITS HUGE ( Cardi Dey wear for this pic) LIFE NO FAIR OR LIFE DEY BLEACH so where dem see for eh??? THE LEGENDARY ST OSSEI. WE SALUTE YA ALL TAG SISTA CARDI”
Reggie Rockstone pioneered the Hiplife art form and has played an important role in the development of this uniquely African genre in Ghana’s capital Accra.
He raps in Akan Twi and English. In 2004, Rockstone won the Kora Award for the best African video and he performed in front of a 50,000-person crowd in Ghana, together with Shaggy.In 2006 he recorded a track with the Jamaican Dancehall singer Beenie Man called “Chukku Chakka” (in reference to Rockstone’s 1999 hit “Eye Mo De Anaa”, which sampled Fela Kuti).