Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Alborosie Wins Best Reggae at 2011 MOBOs!

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Sicilian-born reggae artist Alborosie was among the list of winners at the 2011 MOBO Awards held in Glasgow's Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) this past Wednesday evening. Alborosie took home the title for Best New Reggae Act, which included other nominees Damian Marley & Nas, Khago and Mavado.

Watch Alborosie thanking his fans and excerpts from his live interview with Oufah Media.

Greensleeves Records’ artist Alborosie is both an in-demand reggae producer and solo artist with massive hits including “Kingston Town,” “Herbalist,” and “Blessing” featuring Etana. His latest studio album ‘2 Times Revolution’ was released in June 2011 and supported by an extensive summer tour throughout the western region of the United States and Europe.

Check out his latest music video “Respect Yourself” featuring Junior Reid!

Alborosie is also featured in the documentary "Journey To Jah,” directed by Noël Dernesch & Moritz Springer, alongside Gentleman and Luciano.

Tune in for the trailer and join the Facebook page.

The Music Of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards were established in 1996 by Kanya King and Andy Ruffell to recognize and celebrate black music. The MOBO Awards is the first black awards show in Europe to create a platform for established and upcoming artists from all countries across the globe. This year ‘s event was hosted by U.S. singer Jason Derulo.

Alborosie will be touring across Europe in November. See full schedule below.

11.15.11 FRANCE / Herouville St Clair / Big Band Café
11.16.11 FRANCE / MERIGNAC / Le Krakatoa 

11.17.11 FRANCE / MONTPELLIER (France) / le Rockstore

 11.18.11 FRANCE / LE MANS (France) / BeBop Festiva

11.19.11 FRANCE / NANCY (France) | L'Autre Canal
11.21.11 FRANCE / VILLEURBANNE (France) / Le Transbordeur

 11.22.11 NETHERLANDS / ROTTERDAM (NL) / Off Corso

11.23.11 NETHERLANDS / UTRECHT (NL) / Tivoli

11.26.11 POLAND / WROCLAW (Poland) / One Love Festival

 11.27.11 FRANCE / TOULOUSE (France) / Le Bikini 

11.28.11 SPAIN / BARCELONA (Spain) / Apolo

11.29.11 FRANCE / PARIS (France) / Cabaret Sauvage

2 Times Revolution″ is available online and in stores now!
Alborosie's Official Website
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