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Alpha Blondy inna Amsterdam 2007!
Saturday November 17, 2007 from 19.15 till 00.00 in Melkweg (Amsterdam)
Tickets at the door: 32,50

Black Star Foundation is organising the concert for Alpha Blondy in Milkyway (Melkweg), Amsterdam. It will be a great African Reggae Night with Alpha Blondy & The Solar System and a pre-show by another African talent, Osagyefo (Ghana) & Poor Man Friend band!

Before and after the shows, there will be nice reggae and dancehall music by Black Star Sound.

Programm:
19:15 Doors open, music by Black Star Sound
20:30 Preshow: OSAGYEFO (Ghana) & Poor Man Friend
21:30 Main show: ALPHA BLONDY
24:00 End, music by Black Star Sound

Line up

Performing artist:

 
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 (The Netherlands)
Black Star Sound is a roots reggae sound, based in Amsterdam (Holland). Selector Den-Den loves vinyl and has a huge 7-single collection. Black Star Sound also has a nice dubplate selection box! On stage Den-Den is often assisted by MC's and talented singers. Besides Jamaican riddims Black Star Sound also plays their own productions.
 
 
Pre-show:

 
Osagyefo (Ghana)
Osagyefo is a Ghanaian top dj and singer. In his lyrics he criticizes politics and social injustice with a Bantonstyle voice. Black Star Foundation invited him to come to Holland 3 times, for shows and to release his debut album Blaze Fire.
 

 
Poor Man Friend (The Netherlands)
Poor Man Friend is making and spreading authentic Reggae that sounds Jamaican. A multicultural collective playing popular Jamaican Reggae riddims besides their own unique Reggae material. Poor Man Friend is a foundation based on Irie Reggae vibes, pure for pleasure and nothing more.