Jamaican Reggae sensation Richie Spice is visiting Kenya once again for yet another Reggae concert. The Gideon Boot hitmaker headlines the Good Vibes Festival on 27th May 2023 at the KICC. According to the organizers, he will perform in a live band set alongside No Retreat star Cathy Matete. He will be backed by the popular Reggae band, Roots Band Connection.
In a post via his Instagram, Richie Spice confirmed his Kenya show. “May 27, Nairobi Kenya I’ll be coming you way get your ticket’s now bless!” It read. Richie Spice’s love for Kenya is an open secret and this won’t be his first time in the 254. The Reggae star graced the Dobba Festival 2017 where he performed with fellow Jamaican stars Etana and Luciano. He also visited in 2019 and brought the house down with his infectious tunes at the Nobody Can Stop Reggae concert.
Richie Spice Music Career
Born and raised in Jamaica, Richie Spice gained fame in his country in the mid-1990s and graced popular shows locally and in Europe. During this period, he also curtain raised for Rita Marley’s (Bob Marley’s wife). This opened more doors for his budding Reggae music career. Richie Spice then rose to global stardom in the early to mid-2000s with hits such as Brown Skin, and Gideon Boot.
The 2010s were also a good run for the Youth Dem Cold Rel Bad star’s career. He achieved more commercial success with classics such as Free, Mama, and Mother of Creation to mention a few. Throughout his career, Richie Spice used music to address social and economic topics as well as express his musical and lyrical creativity.
Without a doubt, his Kenyan fans can’t wait to see him live once again if their enthusiastic comments on social media are anything to go by. Tickets to the show are available on Hustle Sasa.