The One Love Festival are pleased to announce… Richie Spice, Horace Andy, “The Queen of Lovers Rock” Janet Kay and the “king of Dance Hall” Ricky Trooper” + Dennis Alcapone and Winston Reedy + Jerry Dammers
The One Love 10th Year Anniversary Festival will be at:
Colebrook Lakes, Kingstanding Way, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 3UP
on 1st to 3rd September 2017.
Derrick Morgan, U Roy, Horace Andy, Richie Spice, Michael Prophet, Benjamin Zephaniah, Vin Gordon and the Real Rock Band, Dennis Alcapone and Winston Reedy, Janet Kay, Sword of Jah Mouth & Prince Hammer, Saxon Sound System, Reggae Regular, Capital Letters, Black Slate, Mafia and Fluxy Showcase, Mad Professor, Jah Wobble, Dennis Bovell, Ricky Trooper, The Scorchers ft Freddie Notes, Gaudi, Mighty Crown, Manudigital, Ricky Trooper, Atomic Spliff, Channel One Sound System, Iration Steppas, Suns of Dub, Alpha and Omega, Jerry Dammers, Earl Gateshead, Twilight Circus, Love Express, Sentinel Sound , Vibronics meets Conscious Sounds ft Madu Messenger, Alex Paterson, Youth, Uncle Al & Sherman, Jah Sufferer Sound, Dan Wiltshire, Mixmaster Morris, Nick Manasseh, Strummerville Campsite Acoustic Sessions , King Tubby Sound System, Maestro Sound, Unique Star, Black Crusader, Backstair Sound, G.I. Roadshow Sound System, Foundation Sound, Observer SuperPower, Stereophonic Sound, Blend Mishkin & Roots Evolution, Nucleus Roots, Smith and Mighty, Cian Finn, Reggae Rajahs, Greed, Elephant Step, Sun i tafari, Hotsteppas, The Marginal, The Barefoot Bandit, The Petty Thieves, The Reggae Choir, Dub Bunnies, I.R.I.E, Madam Scorcher, Instrument of Jah, Direct Impact, The Uplifter, Fijahborn, Dubvocaliza, Raggo Zulu Rebel, Blak Flamez, Dub the Earth, The Majestic, King Solomon Friendly Fire Band, John Blood & The Highlys, Zamaica, Shelly Ravid, One Style MDV, Juliette Ashby, Leanne and The Radix, Empty Lines, Ferocious Lopez, Rasta Four Eyes, Tarzan Bros, The Downsetters, The Tribe, Troy Ellis, Jack Curtis and LeighMartine, Flame Lily Arts, Han-FX, Jor-DMC, Mellonie Page with the Ites Band, Urband Soul, Ben Russell and the Charmers, Ruff Trade Band, The Bobonboboffs, Tasonia and the Soul Rebel band, DopeSickFly, Behave and BeQuiet!, Karl Philips and the Rejects, SkaBurst Band, 10000 lions, Tighten Up Crew ft Champian, Dub Organiser, DJ Sarah C, Arrival Soundsystem, Jah Lion Movement, Rebel Rock, Chris Watts, Suadehead Sound, New Era Reggae SoundSystem ft Rachel Wallace, Rebel Lion Sound, Robin Catto, Belly to Belly Sound, Dezzi Rankin.
With just only 6 weeks to go before our huge 10th Anniversary celebration for the UK’s No1 Reggae and Ska Festival we are very excited to announce further amazing additions to our line up:
We are very excited to announce: Headline act Richie Spice, “The Queen of Lovers Rock” Janet Kay and the “king of Dance Hall” Ricky Trooper” + Dennis Alcapone and Winston Reedy + Jerry Dammers
Multi Platinum selling Reggae Superstar Richie Spice brings with him some of his most famous Reggae Anthems, “Youth Dem Cold” (over 10million youtube views) , “Groovin’ My Girl” (over 5million youtube views) , “Earth A Run Red” (over 10million youtube views) , “Marijuana” and “The Plane Land”. A devote Rastafarian who come from a musical family including three of his brothers – Pliers, Spanner Banner, and Snatcha Lion.
‘UK’s Queen of Lover’s Rock’. Janet was presented with the awards for Best 7″ Vinyl Single, Best 12″ Vinyl Single and Best Female Vocalist 1979 when Janet made history by becoming the first British born black female to have a reggae song at the top of the British charts. The song ‘Silly Games’, (produced by Dennis Bovell) was a hit not only in the UK but also in Europe. Janet’s history making has been recorded in the Music Guinness Book of Records. She will be joined on Stage with Dennis Bovell to celebrate her 40th year in Reggae Business
Jamaica legendary dancehall selector, who is considered a living legend of Sound Clash. Hailing from the Mighty Killamanjaro Sound System – Ricky quickly became the most feared selector on Jaro Sound System, as he became known for creating some of the most creative dubs and specials. When Jaro would clash a sound with Ricky Trooper as selector, it was known that no matter how tough the opponent, Ricky “Serial Killer” Trooper would throw them off the highest mountain (Kilimanjaro)…..