Reggae Recipe LIVE!
ON AIR have teamed up with pioneering DJ, musician and tastemaker Ras Kwame to take his Capital XTRA radio show Reggae Recipe to a global audience for the very first time. In a unique celebration of the UK’s vibrant dancehall, afrobeats and reggae scenes, Ras Kwame will host a special livestream version of his Reggae Recipe LIVE! on July 31st.
ON AIR are the ideal partner to take ‘Reggae Recipe LIVE!’ to a worldwide audience. Having already streamed performances from grime innovator Skepta and BRIT Award winner Arlo Parks, and a broadcast partner of the 2021 AIM Awards, their streams that have been viewed in over 100 countries, offering fans around the globe access to exclusive pay-per-view shows.
Filmed in London’s, vibey Steel Yard venue, the line-up will be headlined by the current scene’s leading light Stefflon Don. She’ll be joined by an incendiary bill of the hottest rising stars in the shape of hotshot Alicai Harley, the Fresh Prince of Harlesden Big Zeeks and fast-rising singer-songwriter Chezeeko as well as two artists who shaped today’s landscape, British dancehall superstar Stylo G and the legendary General Levy.
Ras Kwame personally curates Reggae Recipe LIVE! to bring some of the world’s most vital talent to the stage. Each performance is backed by a full live band, which is helmed by the musical director John ‘McNasty’ McKenzie. His pedigree is undeniable, having worked with artists such as Wiz Kid, Labrinth, Wretch 32, Tinie Tempah and Lily Allen.
“Reggae Recipe LIVE! is a true extension of my Capital XTRA Radio Show,” says Kwame. “With my passion for UK music, arts and culture, this is a platform inspired by the dedicated fans of my show and for the artist’s that I love and support.”