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Sanjeev Kapoor and Rocky Dawuni Team Up to Promote Clean Cooking

Sanjeev Kapoor and Rocky Dawuni Team Up to Promote Clean Cooking Clean Cooking Champions Rocky Dawuni and Sanjeev Kapoor Join Forces in India When Grammy-nominated musician Rocky Dawuni, a long-time champion for the Alliance, was set to play a concert in India this month, he knew just who to call. Rocky was in India as [...] Continue Reading >
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Rocky Dawuni Joins Master Chef Sanjeev Kapoor

Rocky Dawuni visited Master Chef Sanjeev Kapoor's world famous Khana Khazana TV show in Mumbai last week to share their love of cooking, music and activism. Rocky prepared the classic Peanut Soup and Rice Balls (vegetarian style) from his native country of Ghana. They then jammed out together in the studio with Sanjeev on drums [...] Continue Reading >
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Defining Afro Roots Music with Rocky Dawuni

Understanding the Scope of Musical Influence from Africa Originally a term created to outline the scope of music influenced by the continent of Africa, the term “Afro Roots” has become much more understood and defined as part of Africa’s modern music perspective. The concept of Afro Roots music is about the African past and its [...] Continue Reading >
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Interview With KingstonToLA

Rocky Dawuni Interview on kingstontola.com Ian Howard,  over at KingstonToLA, just did a great interview of Rocky Dawuni. Rocky covers music inspiration, influences, and future projects.  be sure to read the full article.   "Inspiration. Its the genesis of creation. Writing, painting, song, life. It's how people create a world that changes yours; expands yours. Musical [...] Continue Reading >
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Impakter Interview with Jessica Brassington

PEACEFIRE: AN INTERVIEW WITH ROCKY DAWUNI Check out the latest Interview by Jessica Brassington at Impakter.  Be sure to check out her other interviews. "Rocky Dawuni is well known across Africa and the world for his infectious Afro Roots sound and humanitarian activism. His dedication to spread his message of love, positivity, and empowerment, is [...] Continue Reading >

Ghana Music Week honors Rocky with International Musician Award

Ghana Music Festival Awards Rocky Rocky Dawuni rocked the Stadium in the capital of Accra to a crowd of Independence Day revelers alongside an amazing array of fellow Ghanian musicians as well as invited guests from Kenya, Nigeria and beyond. Rocky also held court at the National Theatre to a standing ovation for his performance at [...] Continue Reading >

Rocky Dawuni – Promoting Peace Thru Africa Across Africa

Promoting Peace In Kenya The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) is inviting all Kenyans and non Kenyans alike to Uhuru Park in Nairobi, on February 28 for the “Chagua Peace; Keep the Promise” event. The Society, in collaboration with musicians, the private sector, media, religious leaders and other peace organizations seeks to unite Kenyans of all walks in commemorating [...] Continue Reading >

Rocky Dawuni talks Charity, Inspiration and Upcoming Album

There are a lot of charities out there doing a lot of good work – what makes you a great fit to be the UN Foundation Ambassador for Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, and why do you think this initiative is particularly worthwhile? 1Love talked to Rocky Dawuni about both facets of his career, his [...] Continue Reading >

Rocky Dawuni featured in Rolling Stone Indonesia

Ia juga merupakan penggagas festival musik di Ghana bernama Independence Splash Festival yang diadakan untuk mengingatkan seluruh masyarakat Benua Afrika secara keseluruhan akan kepentingan menjadi merdeka di kehidupan modern. “Kemerdekaan adalah suatu hal yang tidak boleh kita lupakan sampai kapan pun. Tak peduli kapan pertama kali sebuah negeri meraih kemerdekaannya,” jelas Rocky kepada Rolling Stone. Setiap [...] Continue Reading >

Rocky Dawuni featured on CNN’s “African Voices” now online worldwide

CNN International's "African Voices" highlights Africa's most engaging personalities. This episode will shed light on Dawuni's growing global profile as a musician and a champion for social causes.The show will feature excerpts from the Ghanaian star's recent show stopping performance at the historic Hollywood Bowl at KCRW & Rickey Minor's "Global Soul" night featuring Stevie [...] Continue Reading >