Matisyahu Takes Charts by Storm

5/12/2006 4:06 PM PDT

Matisyahu Takes Charts by Storm

Matisyahu is a Hasidic Jew - and America's biggest reggae star.

'Youth' is the New Yorker's latest album and is currently sitting at number four on the the Billboard charts.

Matisyahu's music represents a cultural fusion and unique sound which mixes reggae, rap, rock and traditional Jewish harmonies.

Check out this exclusive interview as Matisyahu talks about how it all started.