Jamaican artist, from Reggae to Hip Hop, he is the only son of Bob Marley and Anita Belnavis, champion of table tennis. Under the push of his mother, he attends piano and guitar classes and plays trumpet. Although he first dedicates himself to a sportive career, he gets involved in music and do albums one after another. Many famous hits such as Warriors or Rule my heart.
An all-female band. A music inspired and built from Guadeloupean rhythm of “groupes à peaux”, “St Jean Gwosiwo” and Gwoka , embellished by harmonic instruments such as keyboards, violins, saxophones, flutes and other wind instruments like conq cockles. A harmonic choir offering rich ballads.
Rising star of the Caribean scene, Lycinaïs Jean spices Zouk love with influences of R’N’B and urban riddim in Tracy Chapman’s soft way. She demystifies music classification and still feel herself in each style. Her personality breaks out the rule of genres. Lycinaïs Jean is definitely a « fanm doubout »!
Leader and singer of the band Kassav, Jocelyne Béroard is a diva that we don’t need to present anymore. In 1980, she sings for the first time the hit Soley and joins the band that gave birth to Zouk music. Involved woman, she is also an actress and writes for many artists. Thus, the best choice to close Friday concert under the theme of “Caribbean Women”.
These tree singers, from Como city in Mississippi provide raw gospel without any embellishments and empathy. Their last album “Move upstairs” was released on May 19,2017.
Since, Ester Mae Wilbourn, Della Daniels and Anglia Taylor began an international tour, spreading traditional American music with their voices and a pared-down orchestra, different from the usual gospel led by fervent choirs.
Born in Ottawa, from Haitian immigrants parents, Mélissa Laveaux is a singer,composer and a musician of the international scene. Her music is tinged with Haitian, blues and folk influences.She composes and sing in three languages: English,French and Haitian Creole.
Brilliant, she is also the holder of a Bachelor in “ Ethic and society”.
Composed of 8 women, Mulata Son share a rich musical repertoire including a huge variety of Cuban musical genres ( Salsa,Timba,Songs and Traditionnal music). The popular band stands out from the perpetual quest of rhythms and nuances that will renew and enrich their musical conception and production.
She is one of the biggest African living legend. Lately nominated for the Victory of Music, her disks are listed as some of the most significant one in this musical genre. She travelled the world several times and conquered the heart of her public from Central Park to Sidney Opera.
She has a prosperous career of entrepreneur in catering, agriculture and motor vehicle trade as well as her artistic career. Humble and strong woman, she is permanently working to improve the daily life of her people.
She is a Jamaican Reggae-Soul and Dancehall singer born on November 11,1970 in Spanish Town in a family of 15. Chorister for MAXI PRIEST, STEEL PULSE and SHABBA RANKS, Diana started her solo career in 1994. Diana King succeed brilliantly with the hit Shy Guy, trailer of Bad Boys movie with Will Smith