It’s time to say hello to Ola

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If you’ve never heard of Ola Onabule, you really ought to hear his voice.

He’s a singer and songwriter whose tones are unmistakably gentle and wistful, haunting and heartbreaking, reminiscent of the great soul and jazz artists of the 1960s and 70s

He’s building a career independent of the major labels, and has already written, recorded and produced seven albums on his Rugged Ram label.

His songs encompass jazz, soul and world influences combined with songwriting of a very personal nature, and his emotional live performances and powerful 4½ octave range voice have been showcased on some of the most prestigious festival stages in the world. He has performed alongside legendary names of the rank of Al Jarreau Roberta Flack, Gladys Knight and Patti LaBelle.

Catch him at the Old Town Hall, Hemel Hempstead on Saturday, March 9 – call 01442 228091 for box office details.