Winston Francis & The Protesting Soldiers

Winston Francis & The Protesting Soldiers

Mainstage

Winston Francis began his career at the fames Studio One in Jamaica, where he collaborated with foremost reggae artists including Dennis Brown and Bob Marley. In 1997, UB40 released ‘Mr Fix It’ written by Winston and he performed live with them at Wembley in 1998. In March 2008 he appeared with Dennis Bovell and Linton Kwesi Johnson at the Barbican in London as part of the London Jazz Festival and in May of that year was inducted into the IRWAMA Reggae Music Hall of Fame at the Apollo Theatre in New York. He continues to tour worldwide to capacity audiences.
Both Radio DJs David Rodigan and Mark Lamar have named Winston Francis as one of their favourite singers.

Day:
Saturday
Hour: 
22:30