Blax Mexxiah

Blax Mexxiah

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Blak Mexxiah lives up to his name "Mexxiah" as his messages are conveyed in his conscious performances although his selections are of roots and rock reggae, Mexxiah maintains an aura of smooth body rhythm while he delivers his messages on stage.

Biography

Blak Mexxiah was one of young poet singers of the late '90 debuting with a series of popular live performances with the Kete Warrior in UK, Europe and
America.

In the late 90s, a friend took Black Mexxiah to see the legendary Mac Tontoh a great international afro music icon and a member of Osibisa Band whom he had heard of for many years upon meeting Mexxiah he hand him picked to perform African Jazz with.

Black Mexxiah presented his first big show at the Pan African Festival.

PANAFEST, the first African Home and Abroad Emancipation Day in 2000.
They (Kete Warriors) played alongside with Sharon Karts from South Africa and the world acclaimed OSIBISA.

In 2000, Kete Warriors began the Mac Tontoh Project UK Tour 2000 which was managed and funded by Amanas Music records, and local representatives like
the North-Folk Council in the UK that ended up in USA (they toured almost all the states). ?It was a nice and historic one for me because it was like a trail for me on the Mac Tontoh Project UK, he said.

During the tour, Mexxiah attended workshops with their UK partners that he met there he also found out that musicians there took their music seriously. They toured many theaters as well received various radio and TV interviews on BBC and World Net.

Many have often wondered what attributed to the entertainers name Black Messiah which he divulged was derived at upon an encounter with Jamaican lady who viewed him as a Messiah when it came on to his musical content with a high level of conscious and meaningful messages thus was the creation of "Blak Messiah".

Mexxiah's string of performances over the last few years abroad has been unprecedented in Reggae music world.
Black Mexxiah as a young reggae artiste is described as being modest in his achievements and gives credit and respect to his long time mentor Mac Tontoh, who he viewed as remarkably helpful in his entertainment life.

Mexxiah's label is in affiliation with Jahta Yard Record , Jahta
Dreadluv, Jahtaman(JYR) and Scott Jacoby of Eusonia records.

Bookings related inquiries for Blak Mexxiah can be emailed to jahtayard@gmail.com or to blakmexxiah@gmail.com and he also able to be reached be phoned on +233542600214 & +233243823244.

Discography

Blak Mexxiah - Mama

Blak Mexxiah ft Courtney Melody - Out Of My Head

Blak Mexxiah - My Love

Blak Mexxiah - Repatriation

Blak Mexxiah - Free Africa