• Lead Vocals/Founder/Producer
    • Born in Los Angeles California
    • Introduced to reggae on a trip to Jamaica at the age of 15
    • Accepted Christ at the age of four but strayed away in his teens with drugs and rebellion. He came back to Christ at 17 at a youth camp after connecting with a reggae listener that exemplified Christ’s love.
    • Started Christafari in 1989 at a youth camp.
    • His favorite sanctuary is long-boarding Bluff cove with his friends—He calls this fellowship time his “Board Meetings”.
    • Loves to go out on dates with his wife Avion and daughter Ziza and eat Ethiopian food.
    • Went to the Bible Institute of Los Angeles (BIOLA), is a pastor and has a passion for reaching this generation with the gospel of Jesus Christ in a relevant way.
    • Thrives on spontaneity and reading the crowd so he never sticks to the setlist.
    • Favorite Bible verse is Matthew 6:33 “But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.”
    • HE>drug addiction

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