Recado, Ziggi (1981)

Ziggi Recado in Mülheim (2014). Creative Commons License

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Alternative first name spellings: Ricardo Blijden
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Description: Ziggi Recado is a Reggae singer. He’s born in Rotterdam (The Netherlands), but he’s originally from St.Eustatius (Netherlands Antilles), currently residing in Amsterdam. He composes music with a mainly reggae style, but with influences on the traditional melodies of Netherlands Antilles. Ziggi has seven studio albums published.
Sex: Male Occupation: Singer and composer
Place of Birth / Death: Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands. Country Tags: Netherlands Antilles. The Netherlands
Periods: XX-XXI Century Genres: Instrumental music, vocal music, dance music, nationalism music.
Styles: Reggae, Ethnic, Folk, Traditional, World Music. Group: –
Instruments: Voice Relatives: –



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