Follow REGGAE HOUR on B.O.S.S. Radio

Don Dada: A Reggae Game Changer from South Africa

 



Don Dada, also known as Menelik Nesta Gibbons, is a South African reggae and hip-hop artist making waves in the music industry. This post highlights his accomplishments and his dedication to social causes.


Early Achievements and Accolades

  • First South African artist to sign a distribution deal with Bob Marley's Tuff Gong International.
  • First artist from South Africa to premiere a music video on Tuff Gong's YouTube channel.
  • Performed at the prestigious "Catch a Fire" Bob Marley tribute concert in Kingston, Jamaica.

Viva Mandela: An Anthem for Unity

Don Dada's song "Viva Mandela" achieved multi-platinum status within a short period, a remarkable feat for an independent artist. He donates a portion of the royalties to the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Don Dada has written three Mandela tributes in total.

Spreading Positivity Through Music

Don Dada is passionate about education and giving back to his community. He frequently interacts with fans and schools, and uses his platform to promote social causes. His recent album, "Alkebulan," celebrates African history and culture.

Here are some of Don Dada's other initiatives:

  • Launching the weekly "HipHop4Life #DadaFriday" segment on a radio station.
  • Contributing to organizations like the Nkosi Johnson Foundation and Nelson Mandela Foundation 

Don Dada Drops the Bass: From Soweto Streets to Multi-Platinum Beats! #ReggaeGlobal #SouthAfricaMakesWaves

Forget the stereotypes, y'all! Reggae is taking the world by storm, and this time, the vibes are radiating straight outta South Africa. Just had the incredible honor of chilling with the multi-platinum king himself, Don Dada!

This dreadlocked legend rose from the streets of Soweto, weaving his unique blend of conscious lyrics and infectious rhythms that transcended borders. We chopped it up about his journey, from local hero to reggae royalty.

Don Dada ain't shy about his message – unity, positivity, and a healthy dose of rebellion against injustice. And his fans are feeling it! His record, "Viva Mandela" just went multi-platinum, proving reggae's fire burns bright in Africa.

This interview left me buzzing with inspiration. Don Dada's story is proof that reggae has a global pulse, and South Africa is a rising power in the movement. Stay tuned, music lovers, because Africa is bringing the heat to the reggae scene!

Don Dada's social media:

Don Dada is a unique artist who blends reggae and hip-hop to create positive and socially conscious music. His dedication to his craft and his community make him a true game changer.


This Interview is Sponsored by Southside Beauty Care

www.southsidebeautycare.com


Who Needs a Superhero When You Have Whipped Body Butter?

Dry, itchy skin? Frizz so wild it could conduct an orchestra? Fear not, weary warriors of self-care! Southside Beauty Care's whipped body butter is here to vanquish your woes with a luxurious 4 ounces of pure, pampering goodness.

This all-natural wonder is crafted with a team of superstar ingredients like shea butter, sunflower oil, and avocado oil (or coconut oil, depending on your flavor). Together, they fight dryness like it's their archnemesis, leaving your skin feeling soft, supple, and worthy of its own red carpet moment.

But wait, there's more! This versatile superhero doesn't discriminate. Dry, frizzy hair doesn't stand a chance against a dollop of whipped goodness. Tame those flyaways and add a touch of shine for a mane that would make Rapunzel jealous.

Choose Your Whipped Weapon:

  • Frankensense & Myrrh: For an air of mystical pampering.
  • Regular, Orange, Rose: Classic scents to match your mood.
  • Sea Moss: Because sometimes your skin needs a touch of the ocean (minus the sand).

So ditch the sidekicks (expensive creams, harsh chemicals), Southside Beauty Care's whipped body butter is all you need to conquer dryness and leave your skin and hair feeling like a million bucks (or at least a very luxurious four ounces).

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

The Marley Family: Continuing the Legacy of Reggae Music

Putin and Africa-Whats the real Story

ALTHEA HEWITT TO SIR WITH LOVE