This year, the Rototom Reggae Sunsplash celebrates Africa – August 12th-19th, 2017
The Rototom Reggae Sunsplash is a unique event during which sea, sun and Reggae are combined together for a week. From 08/12 until 08/19, the festival will welcome a wide range of Reggae music and culture contributors in Benicassim, Spain.
Through live performances and conferences, various artists and guests will share their culture, music and knowledge. It’s an eclectic Reggae festival where anyone can find their cup of tea from Ska to Dancehall, from African heritage to Caribbean culture.
This year, the motherland Africa will be the main focus of the festival. Hence, iconic african artists such as Youssou N’Dour and Alpha Blondy will be present at the Rototom this year. Also, african music genres like Afrobeat will be showcased.
For more info, you can also check out the entire schedule of the festival on Rototomsunsplash.com
- Headliners: Steel Pulse, The Heptones, Shaggy, Inna De Yard, The Specials, Toots & The Metals, Beenie Man, The Wailers, Chronixx, Luciano & many more.
- Date: August 12-19th, 2017
- Location: Benicassim (Costa Azahar), Spain
Before the launch of the festival, a few events are also about to be held in Spain and Italy. It might be a good opportunity to have a sneak peek of the festival for those who won’t be able to attend it in August in year. Click here to see if there’s any event around your place.