Celebrate the birthday of reggae legend Bob Marley with a true Caribbean party experience featuring I&I Riddim, DC's three time award winning Best Reggae Band. After last year's memorable celebration of Bob Marley's birthday at Bethesda Blues & Jazz, I&I Riddim returns on a Friday night so the party will be even bigger and better. The band is best known for their "rock the reggae" performance style that thrills audiences and transforms anywhere they perform into a Caribbean party. They will pay tribute to the music and memory of Bob Marley by performing his classic songs as well as other reggae favorites to keep the audience partying and dancing all night!
I&I Riddim captures the spirit of their music, "I&I" expresses Bob Marley's "One Love" equality for all people and "Riddim" is reggae's irresistible dance rhythm. I&I Riddim features the energetic vocals of Nickoli Andrews,sweet sounds of Ichelle Cole on vocals and keys, the boss man JJ Johnson on bass, the superb licks of Earl Carter on guitar, and the heartbeat of the band David McDavitt on drums. The band has shared the stage with reggae greats Bunny Wailer and Junior Marvin from Bob Marley's band The Wailers.