The Royal Family of Reggae, Morgan Heritage, kicks off their summer tour in Europe before heading back to the States. The sibling quintet will be showcasing their new album, Here Come the Kings, which just released June 11 via VP Records.
Here Come the Kings is their first album in 5 years and fans around the world have responded! The album’s first single “Love Song” has climbed to the top of the UK’s and Jamaica’s Reggae charts and continues to ride high on the Caribbean charts in Trinidad, Barbados, Cayman Islands, St. Lucia, St. Croix, St. Maarten and Tortola. The anthem has also debut at number one on Japan’s Reggae chart on iTunes.
Meanwhile, in the U.S., the album is picking up steam and is currently #1 on the South Florida Reggae chart. Here Come the Kings has explosive lyrics with an R&B fusion appealing to a large audience.
The tour in the States kicks off on the West Coast, in Los Angeles at the El Rey Theater, rather fitting for the quintet dubbed the Royal Family of Reggae. The tour includes multiple types of venues and reggae festivals. The schedule is short but intense with nearly a show every night in the month of August, showing the bands dedication to their fans.
Don’t miss this chance to see Morgan Heritage showcasing their first album in 5 years. Check out the tour dates below and keep checking back for the latest tour updates.
Upcoming Tour Dates:
July 31st @ El Rey Theatre. Los Angeles, CA
August 1st @ World Beat. San Diego, CA
August 2nd @ Silverton Casino. Las Vegas, NV
August 3rd @ Moe’s Ally. Santa Cruz, CA
August 4th @ Reggae On The River. Redway, CA
August 5th @ MLK Jr. Series in Wingate Field. Brooklyn, NY
August 7th @ Flatbread Company. Edgartown, MA
August 8th @ Brighton Music Hall. Boston, MA
August 9th @ Asylum. Portland, ME
August 10th @ Newport Reggae Festival. Newport, RI
August 11th @ Blue Ocean Music Hall. Salisbury, MA
August 14th @ The Beachcomber. Wellfleet, MA
August 15th @ FTC Stage One. Fairfield, CT
August 16th @ Montreal Int’l Reggae Festival. Montreal, QC
August 17th @ Nectar’s. Burlington, VT
August 18th @ Reggae Festival. Toronto, ON, Canada
August 21st @ Old Town School of Folk Music. Chicago, IL
August 22nd @ Peabody’s. Cleveland, OH
August 23rd @ Woodlands Tavern. Columbus, OH
August 24th @ TBA. Capital Heights, MD
Morgan Heritage Links:
Morgan Heritage Website
Morgan Heritage Facebook
Article By: Melissa Cambra
Watch: Morgan Heritage – “Perfect Love Song”