Burning Spear, also known as Winston Rodney, is a singer and musician with deep Jamaican roots. Born in Saint Ann, also the birthplace of Bob Marley, he was awarded the Order of Distinction by the Jamaican government in 2007 for his humanistic service to the people of his country. He has won two Grammy Awards and has been nominated for no less than ten more. His 2008 album, Jah is Real, landed him this honor in the category "Best Reggae Album."
Touring internationally, Burning Spear performs his iconic hits such as "No Fool Rough" and "Calling Rastafari" to spread his message that music is life and should inspire its listeners.