Tuesday, July 3, 2007

Christafari announces world tour

(NASHVILLE, TENN.) -- In support of their latest album, To the Foundation, Gospel Reggae pioneers Christafari has announced a world tour that will take the groundbreaking group to nearly a dozen countries this summer, including stops at major European festivals such as Greenbelt, Creation Fest UK, Frizon Festival and Flevo Festival.

Confirmed tour dates:

6/28/07 Saddleback Worship Conference - Lake Forest, CA
7/04/07 Fourth of July Celebration at Wilson Park - Torrance, CA
7/07/07 San Lorenzo Park Festival - Santa Cruz, CA
7/08/07 Calvary Chapel La Habra - La Habra, CA
7/14/07 Foundation Festival - Hawaiian Gardens, CA
7/21/07 El Dorodo Park Community Church - Hawaiian Gardens, CA
8/01/07 Ourlucaya Conference Center - Freeport, Bahamas
8/03/07 Creation Fest UK - Woolacombe, United Kingdom
8/04/07 Creation Fest UK - Woolacombe, United Kingdom
8/05/07 Venue TBA - London, England
8/08/07 Frizon Festival - Orebro, Sweden
8/09/07 Gavle City Fest - Gavle Sweden
8/10/07 Kotka Market Festival - Kotka, Finland
8/11/07 Wildfire Festival - Helsinki, Finland
8/15/07 Calvary Chapel Siegen - Siegen, Germany
8/16/07 Calvary Chapel Herborn - Herborn, Germany
8/17/07 Flevo Festival - Liempde, Netherlands
8/18/07 Maranatha - Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
8/19/07 Capitol Evangelistic Center - The Hague, Netherlands
8/20/07 Mosterdzaad Internationaal - Noord, Holland
8/21/07 Gouda - Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
8/22/07 Destiny Church - Groningen, Netherlands
8/24/07 Glow Festival - Lunderskov, Denmark
8/25/07 Tara Festival - Armagh, Ireland
8/26/07 Greenbelt Festival - Gloucester, United Kingdom
8/27/07 Kensington Temple - Notting Hill, London, United Kingdom
9/16/07 Valley Bible Fellowship - Bakersfield, CA
10/06/07 Rock of Ages Festival - Calistoga, CA

*Additional dates are expected to be added*

Through the years, Christafari has been crafting one of the most impressive catalogues in Christian music, with 10 full-length releases and cumulative album sales of nearly 500,000 units to date. The award-winning group's previous three studio albums have all reached the Top 10 on Billboard's Top Reggae Albums Chart. The group has performed in 35 countries and toured with such artists as Wayne Wonder, dcTalk and World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Evander Holyfield. Christafari has been featured on the Reggae Sunsplash Tour and the Bob Marley Day Tour, as well as high profile appearances at the 1996 Olympic Games (Atlanta), 2002 Winter Olympics (Salt Lake City), President Clinton’’s Inaugural Ball in Washington DC (with Jewel), St. Kitts Music Festival, Spirit West Coast, Cornerstone Festival, Greenbelt Festival, Flevo Festival, Frizon Festival, Reggae on the River and more.

The group's latest album, To the Foundation, was released worldwide in April by Lion of Zion Entertainment, the largest provider of gospel reggae and world music on the planet. Lion of Zion Entertainment is distributed in the USA by Infinity Music Distribution (a division of Central South Distribution, Inc.), and various international distributors worldwide. An aggressive publicity and marketing campaign has been planned for Christafari's latest release, including the world tour, extensive online marketing, representation at CBA, Expolit and Gospel Music Week, and an upcoming music video scheduled to be shot in July in California.

For the latest information on Christafari, please visit the newly redesigned official website at www.Christafari.com.

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