Category: Events

Questlove on B-DEC: “One performance you are NOT to miss!”; announces Roots Picnic 2010 lineup

“If you have been to any of The Roots jam sessions, you know that [B-DEC] is one performance you are NOT to miss… they shut down Carnegie Hall… they shut down every performance they’ve been too..” Joining B-DEC at the Roots Picnic 2010 are Vampire Weekend, Mayer Hawthorne, The Clipse, The Very Best, Tune-Yards, Das […]

BDEC hits Boston @ the Paradise on Thursday

“When Bajah & Dry Eye Crew came together in Sierra Leone in 2000, the country was coming out of a horrific civil war that left towns and villages destroyed and many thousands murdered, maimed, and psychologically scarred. Dry eye means boldness in local slang; in rebuilding, that quality would be much in need. Bajah’s contribution is […]

B-DEC’s “socially conscious party music” draws standing ovation @ Carnegie Hall

“Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew, a three-man Sierra Leonean hip-hop group relocated to New York City, tore into socially conscious party music that draws from both sides of the Atlantic: African and Caribbean grooves, three-part harmony and raspy dancehall toasting, denunciations of ‘hypocrites’ and ‘bloodsuckers’ and calls for love and dancing.”  (Photo: Richard Perry/The […]

Dry Eye expands the Crew across the West Coast


Ragga Muffins Festival brings Dry Eye Crew, rasta vibes to Long Beach

ABOVE: B-DEC (L) ; Gramps Morgan (R) “It’s about passing the right message to the whole wide world… Much love and respect to the fullest. Peace is what we want all over the world. We’re all on the same train and love is the answer.” -Bajah @ Ragga Muffins Festival CLICK HERE TO READ FULL […]

Feb. 26: BDEC performing Tibet benefit @ Carnegie Hall w/ Philip Glass, Iggy Pop, Patti Smith and other superstars

What does Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew have in common with Iggy Pop, Regina Spektor, Patti Smith, and Gogol Bordello? CARNEGIE HALL, FEB. 26! Tickets still available **CLICK HERE** Tibet House US works to: Present to the West Tibet’s ancient traditions of art and culture by means of creating a permanent Cultural Center, with Gallery, […]

World Up Music Workshop with the IRC Refugee Youth Summer Academy 2009

World Up works with refugee children in New York City; Bajah and Co. visited them last year to share their own experiences as refugees from the civil war in Sierra Leone. World Up Music Workshop with the IRC Refugee Youth Summer Academy 2009 from World Up on Vimeo.

BDEC contributes original title song to “WAR DON DON” — Winner of SXSW Documentary Feature Special Jury Prize

Selected as a runner-up @ SXSW 2010 In the heart of Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone, United Nations soldiers guard a heavily fortified building known as the “special court.” Inside, Issa Sesay awaits his trial. Prosecutors say Sesay is a war criminal, guilty of crimes against humanity. His defenders say he is a reluctant […]


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International debut dropping soon….. but the DJ Gravy-produced mixtape is here NOW

CLICK HERE and download Kings of Salone (this download contains the full mixtape, with each track as a seperate mp3) CLICK HERE if you’d prefer to download Kings of Salone as one, single mp3 file (one long stream of the mixtape with no interruptions)