Marvin Lloyd Thorpe born July 23, 1986 is a Jamaican Reggae Recording Artist & Songwriter better known by his stage name Thorpido was born in Kingston Jamaica. In 1991 he moved to Pembroke Hall St. Mary. At the age of nine while enrolled at Jeffery Town All Age School, he developed a passion for music by listening to artist such as Capleton, Buju Banton and Bounty Killer. Thorpido would write songs of four lines and sing aloud with his brothers.
He finished high school where he represents Tacky High school in both cricket and football. Thorpido continued his musical journey where in 2004 he started recording songs with his brothers and friends. His friends would use a cassette recorder to record the melody they have made. These songs were played in his community which enrolled him to perform at concerts.
Working as a Pre- Trained Teacher from 2004- 2007 Thorpido keep focus and excel in making greater and more powerful music that speak through the heart and soul of everyone. Living in the country where there’s a lack of opportunity the singer decided in moving back to Kingston, where in 2008 he started working as a Security Officer. Visiting recording studios and learning more about the music industry Thorpido take another step further into his musical career.
Thorpido began his music career professionally in 2009, with his first single *Evil Deeds* under the Label Kaos Family Records. Thorpido gets radio played and performed on TVJ Smile Jamaica TV morning show. Songs such as *Missing You*, *Love and Let’s Grow*, *Burn Babylon* a collaboration with Hungarian artist Moze and *Down In Jamaica* under the label DoobieSound, from Uppsala Sweden are also other singles from Thorpido. Thorpido is also best known for his lover’s style and popular single “Teach Them The Way”, which peak at # 1 on CVM TV hit list video charts.
On August 13, 2015 Thorpido made one of his greatest impacts in reggae music by releasing his debut album SOUNDS OF REVELATION. This album consists of thirteen powerful songs of pure reggae vibes and message of positive teaching.
Currently in 2016 he is promoting his new single and video *Rasta Rude Boy* and also working on another album. Thorpido is said to be amongst the greats in the music industry.
Thorpido is revealing and teaching many through his music, aiming to concentrate on youths which are the future leaders of tomorrow. Thorpido is uplifting and working for unity, peace, love and for a better world.