Rocky Dawuni and Hillary Clinton at the Global Alliance Event at UN General Assembly

  • 04 October
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Dawuni was appointed as one of the Initiative's Ambassadors last year,  joining Academy Award winning actor Julia Roberts, and chef Jose Andres as global champions. An estimated 4 million people die annually as a result of exposure to smoke from open flames, with a majority being women and children - spurring his commitment to helping raise awareness [...] Continue Reading >
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Rocky Dawuni Joins Playing For Change with Keb Mo at Whiskey a Go Go 2013

The all-day event will culminate with a benefit concert in Los Angeles at the legendary Whisky a Go-Go, featuring an all-star line-up of talent representing a diverse cultural mix of music from across the globe. Three-time Grammy Award-winning blues guitarist KEB’MO’ will headline the show, joined by the world- renowned Playing For Change Band, John [...] 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 >

Putumayo’s “Tribute To A Reggae Legend” featuring Rocky Dawuni

Few people have made the kind of lasting, universal impact that Bob Marley has made with his music. In his short 36 years, Marley managed not only to introduce hundreds of millions to reggae but also spread powerful messages of peace, love, human rights and acceptance. It’s no surprise that almost 30 years after his [...] Continue Reading >
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Rocky Dawuni Hymns For The Rebel Soul released

Ghanaian reggae artist Rocky Dawuni released his new album Hymns for the Rebel Soul onMay 25th (AQUARIAN Records). Tackling social issues with uplifting ballads and reggae rockers, Dawuni sings about struggles against corruption, war, and despair while blending Motown horn lines with Afro-beat grooves and Arabic percussion. A consummate live performer, Rocky Dawuni, will be [...] Continue Reading >
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Rocky Dawuni’s “Hymns for the Rebel Soul” Available Exclusively at Whole Foods

  • 16 October
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Los Angeles, CA October 16, 2009 - International music sensation Rocky Dawuni’s highly anticipated new CD, Hymns for the Rebel Soul, is being exclusively released today by Whole Foods Markets. Dawuni describes the 11-song album, which was recorded during the recent transformative U.S. Presidential election, as an uplifting exploration of social and global consciousness. The [...] Continue Reading >

Rocky Dawuni Rocks Grand Performances + European Tour Dates!

Rocky Dawuni & the Revelation Project put on two spectaculars shows to open the Grand Performances’ season at the California Plaza on Friday, July 10, 2009! The noon show had a full lunch time crowd with many families and fans coming over from work in downtown LA. The night time show with guest MC Rai [...] Continue Reading >

Afro Roots Artist Rocky Dawuni Rocks Finland

Ghana's reggae superstar, Rocky Dawuni brought Helsinki, Finland to a stand still with his headlining concert at the Tavastia Ghana's reggae superstar, Rocky Dawuni brought Helsinki, Finland to a stand still with his headlining concert at the Tavastia. The UNICEF benefit concert also featured a who’s who of Finnish stars that came out to support [...] Continue Reading >