Interviews

JAH9 - DOMEIN MENAS 12/2015

Jah9, on stage I've heard you referring to your music as not being entertainment. What is it about music, about being on stage that drew you that...


NISH WADADA - RADIO CENTRAAL 11/2015

Nish, you were born and raised in Rotterdam but are of Cape Verde descent. Even though Cabo Verde used to be a Portuguese colony, there's also...


PAT THOMAS & KWASHIBU AREA BAND - AB 10/2015

Pat, as the "golden voice of highlife", what does highlife represent to you?Pat Thomas: "First and foremost highlife is what I do. Our first...


RAPHAEL - SMILE! ANTWERP REGGAE FESTIVAL 08/2015

Raphael, you were born in Savona, Italy. What can you tell us about that place?Raphael: "Savona is a small town near Genova in the Liguria region...


PIERPOLJAK - BRUSSELS SUMMER FESTIVAL 08/2015

Pékah, you didn't start out as a singer. At which point did you discover the power of your voice?Pierpoljak: "At the very beginning of my...


NOEL ELLIS - REGGAEBUS 08/2015

Noel, as the son of the late great Alton Ellis basically you were surrounded by music from birth and you already recorded your very first song at...


SR. WILSON - REGGAE BUS FESTIVAL 08/2015

Sr. Wilson, as an introduction, could you tell us how exactly you got involved in reggae music?Sr. Wilson: "I've been doing reggae for about ten...


CHRISTOPHER ELLIS - REGGAE GEEL 08/2015

Christopher, for starters can I just say you really resemble your father!Christopher Ellis: "(laughs) I know, everybody keeps telling me that, so...


MICAH SHEMAIAH - REGGAE GEEL 08/2015

Micah, growing up in the Twelve Tribes movement; what would you say has the importance of that organization been in your development as a...


EXILE DI BRAVE - REGGAE GEEL 08/2015

Exile, a bit like Kabaka Pyramid, you started out in hip-hop rather than in reggae.Exile Di Brave: "Well, I was born in the eighties and grew up in...