The hype is up as it was confirmed that a Marley will be rocking the stage in the Nairobi. The Godzilla aka Junior Gong is the youngest son of the Legend Bob Marley and was only two years old when his father died, yet he is the stand out artist to push his father musical legacy.
You should purpose to attend this reggae spectacle as Damian is a seasoned performer who bodies any show he is booked. Here are some random facts and songs you could get familiar with before you catch the dreadlocked icon on stage at carnivore come May 31st.
Welcome to Jamrock is Damian’s 3rd Studio album from 2005 which was certified Gold in the USA. The album won a Grammy for best reggae album in 2006. The hit single ’Welcome to Jamrock’ is listed on top 100 songs of the Decade by Rolling Stone Magazine.
In 2010, Damian and Nas released the album ‘Distance Relatives’ which describes their bond and their connection to African ancestry which is reflected in the music lyrically. The biggest single from that album would be ‘As We Enter’. The profits from the album sustain a school in Congo.
The singles extremely popular in Nairobi include; Welcome to Jamrock, Affairs of the heart, Set Up Shop, Nah Mean, Pimpa’s Paradise, One Loaf and There for you. These jams will play on any night in no particular order.
Damian is set to release the studio album ‘Stony Hill, Medication’ in July this year and the single which features his elder brother Stephen Marley is out now.
Tickets for the show at Carnivore are trading at Ksh1000/= regular and Ksh 4000/= VIP.
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