Rising Sun aka Ras Fuji

Rising Sun aka Ras Fuji

 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
BandR&BReggae

A fusion of Reggae, Hip-Hop and R&B. In a nutshell-innovative and inspirational.

Biography

Rising Sun aka Ras Fuji is musically a breath of fresh air. With a combination of Reggae, Hip-Hop and R&B, he brings you live and direct the essence of Street Coast. His extensive background in live performance going back to age six resonates through his melodic voice and hypnotizing rhythms. Influences:Emperor Haile Selassie I JAH Ras Tafari King of Kings, Lord of Lords, Conquering Lion of The Tribe of Judah, Bob Marley, James Brown, Curtis Mayfield, The Jackson Five, KRS-1, A Tribe Called Quest, Bounty Killer, Peter Tosh, Hugh Mundel, Sugar Minot, Burning Spear, Steele Pulse, N.W.A., 8 Ball & MJG, Pimp C, Poor Righteous Teachers, Wu-Tang Clan, Twista, Beanie Man, Shabba Ranks, Cutty Ranks, Beres Hammond, Tony Rebel, Outkast, Goodie Mob, Dead Prez, Black Moon, Jamal Ski; and all other ghetto fabulous Street Coast Gangsterfied Artists.

Discography

The Surrender Album (2009) available on amazon mp3 http://indiecharts.com/risingsunakarasfuji

Set List

My sets are typically tailored for the occasion. I have over 80 songs that I've recorded in my career. I've done 10 minute sets all the way up to multiple 30 and 45 minute sets in one evening depending on the event. My covers are typically in the Reggae and R&B/Motown category-that list is growing.