Luciano born Jepther Washington Mc. Clymond, Luciano making
firm strides towards being a legend and now inspires, motivates and moves
the spirits of audiences around the world.
The 40 year old Jamaican has racked up testimony after
testimony from people, who, upon hearing his performances are moved to
think and live above the physical and the material.
Discovered in the dancehall working
with sounds systems like Earthquake and Earth Ruler, Luciano attracted
the attention of Chris Blackwell’s Island records in 1994
and, having signed the singer, went on the produce the internationally
successful album “Where is the Love”. The album’s
title track and singles like “It’s me Again Jah”
and “Lord Give Me Strength” charted number one in Jamaica
and on international reggae charts.
After much success under his own label, Messenjah
and Qabalah Music, Luciano successfully toured North America and Europe
His latest release “Serve Jah” has been
described by many as one of the artiste’s finest works to date,
under the musical directorship of Dean
Fraser, a musical treasure in his own right will
join Luciano on stage on Friday night, bringing his legendary skills
as a Jamaica’s premiere saxophonist to the audience. He’s
contributed over 1000 albums in the past 25 years as a musician and
arranger with credits for working live or in the studio with virtually
every major name in reggae and some beyond.
Also performing on Reggae Night are Dean
Fraser, Mikey General, Jah Messenjah Band, Third
Stone, Tribal Roots, Shakey Ranks and Biggie
Irie. Showtime is 7:00 p.m. Tickets are BDS $20.00 and are available
at C.S. Pharmacy, Ticket Town Sheraton Centre and the National Cultural
Foundation West Terrace, St. James.