30 March 2017
The artist from the Ivory Coast heads the line-up of the launch party for Rototom Sunsplash 2017 on July 8 in the Gran Fira València that includes Iseo & Dodosound with the Mousehunters, Funkiwi’s and the batucada Borumbaia
On July 7 we will present the II Rototom Launch Party Valencia in the Jardines de Viveros in the capital of the Turia, with Alpha Blondy from the Ivory Coast as the star of a macro concert that also includes Iseo & Dodosound with the Mousehunters, Funkiwi’s and the batucada Borumbaia. The concert is a part of the events of the Gran Fira ValènciaI in collaboration with the city’s Town Hall and Council for Culture.
In Valencia Alpha Blondy together with his band, The Solar System, will present the twelve tracks from his latest album, Positive Energy, an album, which transmits the usual militant pacifist message of the so called king of African reggae. On stage in the Viveros there will also be touches of brilliance that form a part of his career, among them being ‘Jerusalem (1986), one of his most famous albums, which he recorded with The Wailers, the famous band of Bob Marley.