Richard Olorunrokan Adekola aka King Rokan is based in United State, he can be described as a successful musician. He as released many album in the past and as done successful shows that he was rated the best among Yoruba musician in America.
Rokan is a native of Iboropa, Akoko North-East Local Government of Ondo State.
King Rokan is the First Nigerian musician to perform at the White House with Bolu and The Roots of African Percussions, he is the first Nigerian to start a live band in Atlanta Georgia in 1996, he is also the first Nigerian artiste to release an album and a promotional video the same day in America.
Based on this achievement, the entertainment industry has come together to honor the music icon through a global music concert to celebrate his 20 Years Anniversary on stage.
This will be a celebration tour, of a living music star who has impacted many with his style and genre of music, and also his kind humanitarian gesture to most Nigerian musicians who have good opportunity to perform in the United State especially Atlanta Georgia.
He is counted amongst one of Nigeria’s best musical exports. hence the need for people around the world to celebrate the success of his music in Nigeria and the world.
The anniversary event train hope to bring together Nigeria’s top music stars around the world to celebrate the success of music in Nigeria and the world. It will also bridge the gap between the old and the new music stars. Collaborate with organization and use the platform to promote brand images.
The event will spin through various major cities from Lagos to Akure in Nigeria, Atlanta in United State, London and Dublin. With over twenty reputed music artist performing in and across the venues globally. amongst who are, K1 De Ultimate, King Sunny Ade, Ebenezer Obey, 2face Idibia, Sir Shina Peters, Adewale Ayuba, Saheed Osupa, Lanre Teriba, Alabi Pasuma, Mega99, Adewale Ayuba, Atawewe, St Janet, Solek, Sunny Melody and numerous other music artist. also Nollywood actors and actress are expected to grace the occasion.
King Rokan also sits atop a promotional company, Rokan Entertainment. With this promotional platform, he has been able to add professional value to the musical careers of great musicians in the person of late Dr. Sikiru Ayinde Barrister, Gen. Kollington Ayinla, Sir Shina Peters, Akande Abass (Obesere) Adewale Ayuba, Yinka Ayefele, just to mention a few. Interestingly, King of Fuji, K1 D Ultimate, gave him the title of ‘Oluaye of Georgia in 2002. Celebrations kicks off in Lagos Nigeria on April 8th 2016 @ R&A City Hotel Allen Avenue Ikeja. Akure April 10th. Atlanta April 23rd. London May 6th and Dublin May 8th 2016.