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Rototom Sunsplash Festival 2014
August 16 - 23, 2014 in Benicāssim (Spanje/Spain)

Rototom Sunsplash, the biggest reggae festival in Europe, takes place from 16 till 23 August in Benicāssim (Spain).

For its 21st edition the Rototom Sunsplash has already confirmed the presence of many internationally renowned artists such as LAURYN HILL, SEAN PAUL, SHAGGY, JIMMY CLIFF, THE GLADIATORS, ROMAIN VIRGO, ALPHA BLONDY, MIDNITE 100% St. Croix Roots, INNER CIRCLE and CHRONIXX among many others.

Black Star Foundation is an official partner of Rototom Sunsplash for Holland, so we will be present at the festival!

But Black Star Sound has also been invited to perform at Rototom Sunsplash Festival! Get ready for selector Den-Den and MC Michelle on Tuesday evening (19 Aug.) from 23:00 till 24:00 in the Dancehall and on Thursday evening (21 Aug.) from 24:00 til 01:30 in the Showcase Area!

More info: Rototom Sunsplash

Line up

Special guests:

 
The Gladiators (Jamaica)
The Gladiators are a Jamaican roots reggae band, most popular during the 1970s. In 2005 Albert Griffiths, founder and lead singer of the group, is replaced by his sons Alan and Anthony.
 

 
Anthony B (Jamaica)
Anthony B, the conscious bobo-dread whose razor sharp lyrics and entrancing performances have set 'Fire Pon Rome' and propelled Anthony B to the frontlines of reggae music.
 

 
Alpha Blondy (Ivory Coast)
He is the first to plant the reggae seed on the African continent. After his nomination as Ambassador for Peace in Ivory Coast by the United Nations (2005), he did a lot to help the current reconciliation in his country which also inspired him for his album 'Jah Victory'.
 
 
DJ:

 
Black Star Sound (Amsterdam/The Hague)
Selector Den-Den (Black Star Sound) plays roots reggae with 2 record players and mostly 7"-singles. He is assisted on the mic by MC's and talented singers. Besides Jamaican riddims Black Star Sound also plays their own productions.