Veteran Ghanaian reggae/dancehall
big leaguer and Highgrade Family’s front liner, Samini, will be playing at the One Vibe Africa and MoPOP’s 4th Annual Madaraka Festival as one of the big acts across Africa.
The theme for the festival “African Music & Fashion” features performances from the likes of Rocky Dawuni, Otieno Terry, Dynamq, Meklit Hadero, Chimurenga Renaissance, and other surprising guests and a runway fashion show all on one big stage. By showcasing African music and fashion in a different light, Madaraka hopes to change the narrative of stereotypes held on these topics. Its going to be a night of music and purpose.
Madaraka Festival, is a creative collaboration among Seattle artists in support of One Vibe Africa’s Music and Art Program, based in Kisumu, Kenya.
Samini who is currently promoting his newly released banger “My Own” officially hosted by DJ Frass on the “Reggae Fest Riddim” promises a master class performance, as always, on the night of the event.
(Story: John Claude Tamakloe)