Rocky Dawuni’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

Intro Ghanaian Reggae artist, singer and songwriter







Gender male
Birth 17 October 1968, Ghana
Age: 51 years
Star sign Libra

Rocky Dawuni is a Ghanaian singer and songwriter who performs his signature ‘Afro Roots’ sound which is a mixture of Reggae, Afrobeat, Highlife and soul music. He currently lives between Ghana and Los Angeles.

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 in Ghana. Dawuni started the annual “Independence Splash” festival, which is held in Ghana on Ghanaian Independence Day, March 6.

Dawuni had recorded six albums by 2015. His sixth studio album titled Branches of The Same Tree released 31 March 2015 was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album in December 2015 for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards.


Album Year
The Movement 1996
Crusade 1998
Awakening 2001
Book of Changes 2005
Hymns for the Rebel Soul 2010
Branches of The Same Tree 2015


Year Title Director Ref
2015 Nairobi N/A

Music featured on television

Track TV Program TV Station
Wake the Town ER NBC
Jammin Nation Weeds Showtime
Jah Be For Us Weeds Showtime
Shashemane ER NBC
Jah Be For Us Dexter Showtime
Knockin on Heaven’s Door ER NBC

Music featured on video games

Track EA Games Year
African Thriller 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014
African Soccer Fever 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa 2010
Download the Revolution FIFA 10 2009
The One The Sims 2: Castaway 2008
Wake Up the Town FIFA 08 2007