Garfield Delano Spence, better known by his stage name Konshens is a Jamaican dancehall recording artist. His hits includes “Winner”, “Rasta Impostor”, “This Means Money”, “Good Girl Gone Bad”, “Gal Dem A Talk”, “Realest Song”, “Represent”, “Do Sumn”, “Forward” and “Gal a bubble”. His 2005 single “Pon Di Corner” was a major hit in Japan, and led to a month-long tour of the country and a Japan-only album release. The album “Real Talk” was released by Japanese label Koyashi in 2010.
Konshens also have a large fanbase in Guyana and Europe, where his single “Gal Dem Talk” was a major hit. In May 2011 he performed live at Guyana’s National Stadium. Konshens also launched his own label, Subkonshus in 2010, working with new acts including his brother Delus. He made a guest appearance on Tarrus Riley’s Contagious album, deejaying on “Good Girl Gone Bad”, which was also released as a single.
In May 2011, he was one of several high-profile Jamaican celebrities to take part in a march in Torrington Park calling for an end to political rivalry in the area, commemorating a fire in May 1980 at the Eventide Home which killed over 150 elderly women, for which politically motivated arson was suspected. In 2012, he released his second album “Mental Maintenance” and In March, 2014 he became an official brand ambassador for the Pepsi Cola Company.