J Boog * Jomersa Marley * Jemere Morgan

Monday, January 16, 7:00 pm

Sunshine Theater

120 Central Ave. Albuquerque NM 87102, Albuquerque NM 87102

Tickets

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Contact

Phone | 505-764-0249

J Boog (born Jerry Afemata, Long Beach, California) is an American reggae and R&B vocalist and songwriter of Samoan descent.[1] Raised in Compton, California and based in Hawaii,[1] he released his first solo album Hear Me Roar in 2007, which peaked on Billboard's Top Reggae Albums at #8. In 2011 he released his first EP, J Boog, on the label Washhouse Hawaii. It peaked at #19 on the Top Heatseekers chart, and reached #3 on Top Reggae Albums. His next album Backyard Boogie reached #1 on the reggae charts for 2011, 2012, and 2013, and in July 2013 his Live Up! (EP) reached #18 on the Top Heatseekers chart.[1]

He tours frequently, and has shared stages with artists such as Damian Marley, Ziggy Marley, SOJA, The Green, Rebelution, and his regular touring mates The Hot Rain Band.[2] His style predominantly combines island music and Jamaican reggae,[3] but also incorporates rock and R&B..