Tricky is very important protagonist of trip hop. He himself began producing trip hop after working on two albums with the Memorandum trip hop group Massive Attack, never do it but was not. In 1995 he released his first solo album Maxinquaye that its contents can not be compared to any style of music. The album was nominated for the Mercury and NME magazine is voted album of the year. Later, he began to experiment with reggae, rock and hip hop. The album Vulnerable directed more towards rock than trip-hop.