Award: Recording And Releasing Music (Do it Differently)

Year: 2019

Genre: Reggae

Location: West Midlands


Kioko are a group of like-minded, multicultural musicians from Birmingham who have embarked on a journey to bring people their own brand of reggae music, combining a focus on heavyweight groove with heartfelt lyricism.
The band are currently hitting the studio and releasing music, having recently returned off tour with UB40. KIOKO supported thier fellow Brummies for over 30 dates on their 40th anniversary tour, and have also played with reggae legends from Toots and the Maytals to Jimmy Cliff, from The Wailers to Lee "Scratch" Perry.