Burning Spear is one of the headliners for the Rototom Sunsplash festival, which takes place in Benicassim, Spain, from August 16 to 22.
After years of retirement from live performances he returns to Rototom for the most important event in recent reggae history.
The event's promoters made the announcement on their website this week, after a two-year hiatus due to Covid-19. Spear makes an appearance on the final day.
“We have been dreaming about this moment for many years, and finally, the day has come: Burning Spear will be part of the next edition festival.”
See below the full Rototom Sunsplash 2022 lineup announcement:
Alborosie & The Shengen Clan
Julian Marley & The Uprising
L'Entourloop with N'Zeng, Troy Berkley & Blabbermouf
Morodo & Okoumé Lions
Clinton Fearon & The Riddim Source
Hempress Sativa & The Unconquerebels
Nkulee Dube & The Higher Power
La Dame Blanche
Jahsta & Conscious Vibes Band
Aza Lineage & The High Tide Band
Soom T & The Stone Monks
Summer & One Xe Band
Champian - Tighten Up Crew
Constant Jasmin - Gladdy Wax Sound
The Rototom festival is one of the biggest reggae events. The show was the last held in 2019, and the 2020 and 2021 shows were canceled due to Covid-19.
More details at https://rototomsunsplash.com