Rocky Dawuni set to headline Africa Rising concert

Rocky ConcertFile Photo: Artwork of Rocky Dawuni’s concert

Ghanaian- born reggae star Rocky Dawuni, is set to headline this year’s Africa Rising concert, slated for the Ford Theatres October 15.

The concert crowns the Summer 2016 Season, and seeks to “showcase African contributions to global culture that highlight the multi-cultural renaissance of the African Diaspora within L.A.”

A Grammy nominee, Rocky Dawuni looks to treat patrons to various sounds including reggae, Afrobeat, highlife and soul.

Presented by KCRW and Afro Funke’, Africa Rising brings together artists and groups involved in promoting Africa and sustainable development initiatives on the continent.