Nneka Announces EU & UK Tour Dates

Nigerian singer-songwriter Nneka has announced dates and locations for her upcoming tour. Centered in Europe, with one stop in England, the tour will see the politically charged lyricist heading out on the road in early March. All confirmed shows are listed below.

Mar 08
Tama, Poznan, Poland

Mar 09
Stary Maneż, Gdansk, Poland

Mar 10
Praga Centrum, Warsaw, Poland

Mar 12
Palác Akropolis, Prague, Czech Republic

Mar 14
Fabrik, Hamburg, Germany

Mar 15
Faust, Hannover, Germany

Mar 16
Gretchen, Berlin, Germany

Mar 18
Alte Feuerwache, Mannheim, Germany

Mar 19
Ampere, Munich, Germany

Mar 21
Salzhaus, Winterthur, Switzerland

Mar 22
Kulturkirche, Cologne, Germany

Mar 24
De Roma, Borgerhout, Belgium

Mar 25
Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Mar 26
Islington Assembly Hall, London, UK

Raging Fyah Added to UB40’s 2017 Grandslam Tour (@Ragingfyah @UB40OFFICIAL)


Jamaica’s reggae ambassador, Raging Fyah, is now officially on the 2017 Grandslam Tour, headlined by UB40.

The Grandslam Tour will run from Friday May 19th through Saturday the 12th of August 2017 and will see the bands performing at some of the most prestigious outdoor venues in the UK. In addition to Raging Fyah, UB40 will also be supported by Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey.

For additional info and tickets, visit: http://ub40.global/

Likkle Lightning Expands Fan Base in Zimbabwe! (@likklelightning)

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Roots reggae artist Likkle Lightning is currently in Zimbabwe on his first African tour. He joins top-tier reggae artists, Turbulence and Mega Banton on three shows in various cities in Zimbabwe.

They have already performed at Redfox Hotel in Greendale, Harare on Friday, April 14th and B.A.C. Leisure Center in Bulawayo on Saturday, April 15th. The final show will be at the Glamis Arena (Show Grounds) in Harare on Monday April 17th.

Check out “Conditions of Life” by Likkle Lightning.

Nas Announces UK Summer Tour Dates (@Nas)

Music Grammywatch Q&A Nas

Nasir Jones, more popularly known as Nas, will be performing tracks from his extensive catalogue this summer in the UK. Below are the confirmed dates, venues and cities along with the link to purchase tickets.

07 – 09 JULY Wireless 2017 Finsbury Park, London
10 JULY Nas Mountford Hall, Liverpool Guild of Students
11 JULY Nas O2 Academy Glasgow, Glasgow
12 JULY Nas O2 Academy Leeds, Leeds

Tickets can be purchased via Live Nation’s website.

Tarrus Riley’s 2017 ​North America Tour Dates (@TarrusRileyJa)

Tarrus Riley, Dean Fraser and the Blak Soil Band kicks off their 2017 North America Tour on April 11th in Birmingham, Alabama.

The tour will run through the summer and will see the crew making stops in several major cities in both Canada and the United States.

Here are the confirmed dates, cities and venues:

4.11 – Birmingham, AL – Saturn
4.12 – New Orleans, LA – House of Blues
4.13 – San Antonia, TX – Tobin Center
4.14 – Austin, TX – Austin Reggae Festival
4.15 – Houston, TX – The Hobby Event Center
4.16 – Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey Bar & Grill
5.29 – West Palm Beach, FL – Palm Beach Jerk & Caribbean Fest
6.14 – Seattle, WA – Nectar Lounge
6.15 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
6.16 – Victoria, BC – Victoria’s Ska & Reggae Fest
6.17 – Boonville, CA – Sierra Nevada World Music Festival
6.18 – Washington, DC – Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival
6.20 – Norfollk, VA – The Norva
6.22 – Salisbury, MA – Blue Ocean Music Hall
6.23 – Wakefield, RI – Ocean Mist
6.24 – Ardmore, PA – Ardmore Music Hall
6.25 – Queens, NY – Groovin in the Park… more dates to be added


Protoje Announces North America Summer Tour (@Protoje)

00-protoje tourProtoje plans to perform all around the U.S. this summer. The singer will start the Ancient Future Tour July 6 in Boston and wrap it up a month later on the west coast after stopping in New York, Toronto, Chicago, L.A., and a number of other cities. For additional information about this tour please visit his official website at http://www.protoje.com/