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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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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 >
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10 Reasons Rocky Dawuni Deserves a Win at the VGMA

Elorm Beenie over at Bienie Words just posted a great top 10 list of reasons Rocky should win at this years Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA)  Thank you for your support! 10 reasons why Rocky Dawuni deserves to win VGMA ‘Record of the Year’ 2016 Rocky Dawuni is one huge name that carries a lot of weight and [...] Continue Reading >
Rocky Dawuni Grammy Nomination

Rocky Dawuni Representing Reggae As A Global Musical Force With Historic GRAMMY Nomination

FEB. 16, 2016 - Rocky Dawuni's latest album, Branches of the Same Tree was nominated for aGRAMMY® for Best Reggae Album. Dawuni is the first musician from Ghana to ever receive a GRAMMY® nomination. He is also only the second African to be nominated in this category. Rocky Dawuni was nominated alongside modern Jamaican music [...] Continue Reading >

Rocky Dawuni releases new album “Branches of the Same Tree”

Rocky Dawuni releases new album “Branches of the Same Tree” Inspired by the soulful beats of Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, the positive messages and deep grooves of Bob Marley and the infectious, sing-along anthems of Michael Franti, K'naan andMatisyahu, Rocky Dawuni's songs blend elements of reggae, Afrobeat and global pop into an enticing new sound. [...] Continue Reading >

Ghana’s Rocky Dawuni Goes for Grammy Gold

Rocky Dawuni Nominated For Best Reggae Album at the 58th Grammy's We are happy to announce that Cumbancha artist Rocky Dawuni's latest album, Branches of the Same Tree, has just been nominated for a GRAMMY in the Best Reggae Album category. Dawuni, the only non-Jamaican artist in the running this year and the first Ghanaian to be nominated, [...] Continue Reading >

Afro Roots Artist Rocky Dawuni Joins Robert F Kennedy Leadership Council

Rocky Dawuni Joins Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Leadership Council (New York, N.Y. | October 6, 2015)   Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights is proud to announce musician Rocky Dawuni has joined the organization’s Leadership Council. I am truly honored to join the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Leadership Council. Robert F. Kennedy’s dream of [...] 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 Meets Ghanaian Leaders

Dawuni met Vice President John Mahama at his office in Christianborg Castle where they touched on the state of music in Ghana.  The Vice President commended Dawuni on his continuing positive projection of Ghana on the global stage and expressed his desire to support the growth of Ghana’s music scene Dawuni’s meeting with the former President [...] 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 >
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