Rocky Dawuni, the reggae sensation, has been named one of the finest Global Albums of the year by the 2022 Grammy Awards.
With his 2020 EP, the Voice Of BunBon, Volume 1, Rocky Dawuni got nominated for this prestigious award.
This is the reggae artist’s second Grammy nomination, with his first coming in 2015 for the album Branches Of The Same Tree.
Rocky Dawuni on his Facebook wall wrote,” Yea my people we did it again. Another Grammy nomination for “Voice Of Bunbon,Vol.1” . The EP has been nominated for “Best Global Music Album” at the 64th Grammy Award .Big thanks to all those who worked and supported this important work to achieve this recognition. Keep streaming and sharing the album and let’s go Ghana!”
Dawuni got acquainted with Reggae in Ghana when he heard a military band performing one of Bob Marley’s compositions in Michel Camp; a military barracks where he grew up.
Dawuni has recorded seven full-length albums. His sixth studio album titled Branches of The Same Tree was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album in December 2015 for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards, released 31 March 2015 making him the first nominee from his home country of Ghana.