London Music Hall Presents


Max Glazer (Federation Sound), Kelissa, Ammoye

Thu, April 27, 2017

Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm


This event is 19 and over

Max Glazer (Federation Sound)
Founded in 1999 by Max Glazer and Kenny Meez, Federation Sound has been dedicated to pushing the envelope and finding new and creative ways to share their love of dancehall, reggae and Caribbean music. Max Glazer is on a continuous tour of the world as a DJ and has produced a number of dancehall classics, including Vybz Kartel's "Whine (Wine)" which was featured on VP Records Reggae Gold 2011 and Westwood - The Big Dawg Is Back (Universal UK). Federation Sound's first official riddim release, Flatlands, featured Mr. Vegas, Mr. Lexx, Ward 21, Prince Zimboo and more. It was also followed by the ground breaking Flatlands Remix Project. In 2015 came the Highland riddim, featuring Vybz Kartel, Tifa, Marcy Chin and more. Under the name "Triple Crown", Max shared production duties with Cipha Sounds and Disco D on the remix of Pharell and Jay-z's "Frontin" which featured Vybz Kartel & Wayne Marshall and appeared on the Grammy nominated Def Jamaica album. Max has also worked with Brooklyn super producer Ricky Blaze on several projects, including the massive bootleg dancehall remix of Rihanna's #1 hit single "What's My Name" featuring original lyrics from Vybz Kartel and the Federation Sound remix of Matt & Kim's "Tonight" off their Lightning Remixes album on Fader Label. Federation Sound has worked with virtually all of the top names in reggae music including Sean Paul, Shaggy, Mavado, Baby Cham, rising star Chronixx and many more. Max Glazer toured with Rihanna for 4 years as her DJ / musical director. Working with the pop superstar from the release of her breakthrough single "pon de replay", Max put together all the music for her live shows as they traversed the globe, performing on some of the most iconic stages in the world… London's Wembley Arena, New York's Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall, Jamaica's Sumfest stage, and even touched down in Africa, Thailand, Trinidad and Barbados, among many others. He has also appeared with Rihanna on numerous television shows including MTV's TRL, VMA's, Live with Regis & Kelly, All My Children, The Tyra Banks Show, and many many more.
Kelissa McDonald was born and raised in the hills of St. Andrew, Jamaica. At an early age, Kelissa developed an inclination to listening and making music, largely influenced by reggae and Rastafari. With her parents as the lead vocalists in the reggae band 'Chakula,' there was constantly music pulsating from her home. Her music has evolved into an expression of her background as well her stimulating living experiences in Tanzania, Ethiopia and Ghana. At the moment Kelissa resides in Jamaica where she continues to make positive and conscious music as an avenue to express her diverse experiences and to inspire and uplift others.
2x Juno Nominee & Female Reggae Singing Sensation 'Ammoye' named after the Italian word for Love, Ammoye is to music what the stars are to the sky – beautiful. The smoothness of her voice draws listeners in, and the power of her lyrics holds them as she effortlessly sings about Life, Love, and Justice.

Influenced by Reggae, Rock, Hip Hop and Soul, Ammoye has worked with and shared the stage with A-list artists such as Michael Bublé, Ziggy Marley, Freddie McGregor, Byron Lee & The Dragonaires, Beres Hammond, Mutabaruka, Beenie Man, Wayne Wonder, Chaka Demus & Pliers, Exco Levi and a host of others and has hits like "Radio", "Baby it's You", "Shooting", "Revolution" and many more...
Venue Information:
London Music Hall - CA
185 Queens Ave.
London, ON, N6A 1J1

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