Lucky Dube, one of his homeland’s best-loved artists, will be performing at SOB’s on Wednesday, May 23, in a show moved from Irving Plaza. A prolific force in the South African music industry for over 20 years, Lucky's music has touched millions on more than 20 albums in Zulu, English and even Afrikaans, many of which have been record breakers with phenomenal sales from around the globe. As a frontline artist in the reggae genre, Lucky's creativity and inventiveness keep growing from strength to strength.
Compelling in his musicianship and intriguing in his lyrical content, Lucky's taken reggae to new heights, never failing to amaze ardent fans, while bringing in new devotees. His energetic band tours with him from continent to continent as South African musical ambassadors, and his live performances have earned this singer, songwriter and producer fans and accolades wherever he goes.
His albums Prisoner, Captured Live, Slave, Together As One and his upcoming release, Respect, are all reggae masterpieces.