Raku One O’Gaia
Raku O’Gaia’s soul, blues and gospel infused music is super-charged with feel good vibes and a positive spin on everything!
From Jamaica, via the U.K, Raku O’Gaia currently lives on the East coast of Australia. He’s an artist who has rapidly developed a reputation for creating a happy, uplifting and positive vibe where ever he plays. The fluent multi-instrumentalist brings a diverse wealth of influences to the stage in a genre hopping blend of folk, blues, soul, gospel, jazz and even reggae… all delivered with unique style and singing voice that has real range, subtlety and power.
“Raku O’Gaia has an uncanny ability to engage the very soul of an audience. An incredible performer with a wonderful energy…” Sandy McCutcheon ABC Radio
“Colourful, energetic, exotic and talented, Raku has warmed the hearts of many with his high voltage smile, incorrigible presence and mesmerizing performances….” Mandy Nolan Seven Entertainment Guide
Raku O’Gaia is featured on recorded works alongside John Butler, Paul Kelly, Xavier Rudd, Archie Roach, Frank Yamma, Tex Perkins and Tiddas.
And has starred at the Adelaide Fringe, Woodford, The Bluesfest, featured on the popular Channel 9 Today Show and opened for the iconic Australasian’s Dragon, Ash Grunwald, Krystle Warren and The Commitments
One of the U.K.’s most uplifting musical exports. Not to be missed.