I Anbassa delivers high energy, all original World Reggae grounded in Rastafarian roots music, laced with rock, funk, and afro-beat. Bringing forward a fresh, new and infectious sound, he ignites on stage with intuitive hooks and bubbling rhythms that instantly get the crowd moving and singing along. His songs promote self-awareness, consciousness, positivity and, above all, Jah love. Based out of Southern Connecticut, I Anbassa to date, has played with Morgan Heritage, Ras Denroy Morgan, Steel Pulse, Stephen Marley, the Mighty Diamonds, Beres Hammond, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Tribal Seeds, Lettuce, Deep Banana Blackout and more!.
I Anbassa has headlined many sold-out shows around CT, including Toad’s Place in New Haven, and has played at many events and festivals in and around the tri-state area. He has also been featured live on internet webcasts and TV and Radio stations, reaching fans nationally and in Jamaica and Africa. I Anbassa has performed at many non-profit events, and has so far spearheaded two successful Hope for Haiti benefits.
I Anbassa was voted “Best Reggae Band” in 2010, 2011, and 2012 in the Fairfield Weekly’s Connecticut Grand Band Slam Awards. In February 2019, he released his debut recording with the Black Eagles Band produced by Ras Denroy Morgan of Morgan Heritage: “Sweet Kali Herb” for Asaph Records and Taub Talent (All Rights Reserved).