Black Uhuru live

Sunday 25 August 2013Past concert

Black Uhuru


25 Swan Street, The Northern Quarter M4 5JZ Manchester, UK

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Doors open: 20:00

Tour name: Black Uhuru + special guest IQulah

One of biggest reggae bands of all time return playing their greatest hits live for an unmissable August Bank Holiday special! Special guest tonight is none other than 'Ambassador for Reggae' IQulah. Advance tickets on sale now.

Formed in Kingston Jamaica’s Waterhouse district also known as “Firehouse” in the early 60′s, BLACK UHURU’s long success has allowed them to become ambassadors of reggae while earning several achievements in the music industry. With 14 full length albums, 7 instrumental dub albums, and 4 live albums they have the highest record sales in reggae music behind Bob Marley. The album Red was voted #23 for Rolling Stone’s list of “100 Greatest Albums of the 1980′s. Aside from winning the first reggae grammy they have been nominated 5 more times. They are the only reggae group to have won the Diamond Awards of Excellence in 1994. Although going through numerous lead singers and musicians they have remained to be one of the most recognized and prolific reggae band for over 50 years. Expect all their hits that include The Great Train Robbery, Sponji Reggae, Shine Eye Gal, General Penitentiary, Sensamilla, Guess Who's Coming For Dinner, Wood For My Fire and Rent Man.

Early Bird Tickets Now On Sale. Save money by booking early - sold on first come basis.

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Price: £20.00 / £22.00
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