Personality Scoop: 7 Facts That Make Rocky Dawuni One Of Ghana’s Top Notch International Act’s


Rocky Dawuni is a Ghanaian singer, songwriter and record producer who performs his signature ‘Afro Roots’ sound which is a mixture of Reggae, Afrobeat, Highlife and Soul music.

Rocky currently lives between Ghana and Los Angeles. On today’s edition of Personality Scoop with Ben Blay, we take a deep dive into 7 possible facts that make two times Grammy Nominated Artiste one of Ghana’s top notch international acts.


Culture: Rocky Dawuni as an artist hails from a part of the West African subregion (Ghana) where culture is highly respected and presented uniquely and he blends the culture of his motherland into his musical carrier which indirectly sells the rich cultural heritage of his country alongside his musical message and artwork.

Music Genre: the 53 year old global music icon chose his music genre with influence from culture. Rocky signature Afro Roots which is a mixture of Reggae, Afrobeat, Highlife and soul music which are all rich in African heritage and is highly sought after outside the African continent.

Inspiration: even though Rocky Dawuni’s achievements in his carrier serve as an inspiration to budding talents across Africa, the source of his personal enthusiasm for music makes it more interesting. Rocky grew up in Michel Camp a military baracks in Ghana and developed enormous love for Bob Marley’s songs which he heard mostly from the military band performances.

Content Quality: music lovers and commentators never watch or listened to a master piece from Rocky Dawuni without applauding the originality. For videos in particular Rocky released the official MP 4 for Walk The Talk, African Reggae Fever and Download The Revolution in 2010. Later in 2015, he released visuals for Nairobi and African Thriller and also Shine A Light in 2017. He later released videos for Beast Of Zion, Elevation and Champion Arise in 2019.

International Television Features: Rocky Dawuni’s works have been featured on several international Television networks. His songs Wake The Town, Shashemane and Knocking on Heaven’s Door have been featured on NBC’s ER show while Showtime also featured Jah Be For Us and Jamming Nation on their Weeds TV series and also Turn It Up and Burn One which were used on TNT’s Animal Kingdom TV series.

Featured On Video Games: When talking about new generation entertainment, Rocky Dawuni has some of his artworks featured on video games including FIFA World cup 2014 which featured African Thriller, FIFA World cup 2010 which also featured African Soccer Fever. In 2009 his song Download The Revolution was featured in FIFA 10 while in FIFA 8 his song Wake Up The Town was a theme song and The One which was also featured on The Sims 2: Castaway in 2007.

Featured On Movies: works of the legendary versatile Ghanaian musician have also been featured in movies including the Comic movie Fist Fight.

Consistency can also be said to be one factor that keeps him up. Currently Rocky Dawuni has a total of eight (8) released studio albums to his credit. For more details on his works visit