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Jamaican RnB and reggae singer Richie Stephens is hoping to re-energize the Ska music industry by adding a lot of Italian flavour!
Stephens recently announced he’ll be working with nine-man ska band called “ Ska Nation Band” who hail from Salento, Italy. The band includes bass, guitar, keyboard, trumpet, saxophone, trombone, two backing vocalist and a DJ.
Stephens says he met the band at a festival in Italy last year and they both did ska and the idea of collaborating came about. Right now, Stephens and the band are in studio recording an album and they intend on doing a world tour. And right now, they’ll be in Jamaica for a two week stay.
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