Grammy-nominated Luciano 'the Messenjah' is touted as being one of the most important reggae singers in decades, he combines a soulful, spiritual blend of rock- and R&B-tinged reggae. His many accolades include…
A nomination for a Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album in 2016 with his album Zion Awake
Order of Distinction award in the rank of Officer on 15 October 2007, in recognition of his contribution to reggae music by the Government of Jamaica
A nomination for a Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album in 2002 with his album A New Day
Production of over 40 albums throughout his career
Number 1 UK reggae hit’s such as ‘’Shake It Up Tonight’’ alongside many signature hits; It’s Me Again Jah, One Way Ticket, Sweep Over My Soul, Who Could It Be
He is backed tonight by the 70's Reggae Sensation Band Mafia & Fluxy. The North London Heywood Brothers, Leroy ' Mafia ' & Dave 'Fluxy' continue to form the mainstay of reggae music production in the UK and around the world. They have not stopped landing hits for more than 2 decades and have worked with an incredible number of artists.
Join us for a delicious Jamaican inspired 3-course menu and a night of the finest soulful reggae:
‘Stamp and Go’ saltfish fritters
Cilantro, coconut & lime sauce
Marinated avocado, heart of palm & orange salad
Honey, coriander, curried maple walnuts (v)
Jamaican melon & pineapple soup
Served chilled, sparkling wine & cinnamon (v)
Jamaican rice & peas, sautéed calaloo & peppers
Curried sweet potatoes, tomato & okra
Steamed dumplings, coriander gremolata (v)
Crispy breaded salmon & shrimp fishcake
mango, chilli & coriander salsa, lime, coconut
Appleton estate Jamaican rum, toffee sauce, banana chips
Jamaican single estate chocolate, hazel nuts, honeycomb
British Cheese selection (£5 supplement)
Smoked chilli Jelly, water biscuits
ABOUT THE VENUE
Jools Holland is Boisdale’s Patron of Music presenting the very best in jazz, blues and soul and occasionally rock’n’roll.
Described as “London’s No 1 jazz venue” by Tatler Magazine, Boisdale of Canary Wharf is a two-floor venue overlooking the fountains of Cabot Square, which comprises an award winning restaurant, four private dining rooms, The Oyster Bar & Grill, The Cigar Terrace, the world’s most extensive whisky bar (over 1000 malt whiskies!), and a stunning walk in cigar humidor & shop.
The food offering ranges from an excellent value bar menu with a wonderful selection of burgers starting at £7.95 and an A La carte menu celebrating great British ingredients with flair and imagination. The dry aged Aberdeenshire steaks are simply amazing! You can also enjoy fabulous cocktails, a good selection real ales and draft lagers as well as an outstanding wine list with over 200 bins.