Joggo | P-Town-Openair Festival 2017

Joggo

“Joggo” born as Jurgen Orville Seedorf on October the 29th 1980 in Amsterdam, joggointroduced himself to the reggae audience in 2008 after the release of the mix tape “Beware”.
The song “Beware” on Bobby Konders “Kingdom riddim” had a huge international impact and peaked at the #2 position in the official German reggae charts for weeks.
With performances on big festivals like: Summerjam and Reggaejam, Joggo also proved to be an excellent live performer which resulted in holding crowds busy from beginning till the end. After releasing several singles on riddims of internationally well known producers such as: Curtis Lynch, Jr Blender and many more, Joggo also got recognition in Hawaii where the single “Peace and Love” turned out to be an instant hit tune.

 

Growing up with all kind of musical influences, reggae always had a special place in his heart. This because of the positive and conscience messages brought into the music. His biggest inspiration to start singing reggae is: Bob Marley but also legends like Burning Spear, Dennis Brown, Berres Hammond, Jimmy Cliff and Gregory Isaacs.
In June 2011 Dredda Records released Joggo’s first official album called Modern Rockers Vol.1, this album contains hit songs like Peace and Love, DJ, Gun Down and Strong Black Woman. Also on this album the well known Turbulence The Future appears in a Featuring with Joggo and Jah Decko with a big tune “Strong like Lion”!!
Joggo started to focus on the release of his new album and new singles. After various performances on summer festivals such as Zwarte Cross, Ruigoord and Reggae Sundance he also opened the show for Stephan Marley, Ijah man Levi, Midnite and Turbulence.

He released the first two singles from his upcoming album “conscious love”, called “Keep it burning” and “Private Performer” who within one week reached the number 1 position at the I tunes reggae charts top 200. Many radio performances and interviews with the mainstream audience followed.

Joggo is now very busy in the studio, working on great projects from some of the top reggae labels in the world like House of Riddim (Austria) and Goldcup Records (Italy), Altafaan and Tuff Gong (Jamaica). At the end of 2016 Joggo will release his new EP featured Jamaican artist Lutan Fyah.

2016 will be year with a lot of great projects coming up. He is working very hard in the studio to voice and produce new tunes on great riddims and is in rehearsel with his new band “Jah Livity” to make a new show that have to be a highlight on each summer festival in Europe. Scheduled are tours in USA, South America, Europe and we are busy to set up some shows in Africa.