“Rocky’s music is creative inspiration that has no boundaries.” – Ziggy Marley
Get ready for some infectious grooves and dance-inducing anthems by Grammy Award-nominated Rocky Dawuni. This galvanizing performer, musician and activist, straddles the boundaries between Africa, the Caribbean and the US to create his unique “Afrobeat” sound that unites generations and cultures. His music is a progressive fusion of Reggae, Afrobeat, soul and Highlife music, and influenced by the soulful beats of Fela Kuti, the positive messages of Bob Marley and the infectious, sing-along anthems of Michael Franti and K’naan. Rocky has shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Peter Gabriel, Bono, Jason Mraz, Janelle Monae and John Legend, among many others, and was named one of Africa’s Top 10 global stars by CNN.