This week join Heike as she interviews the conscious singer Peter Runks on ALL AXE-S #53. ALL AXE-S is a dancehall reggae show featuring special guests and all of the latest dancehall singles and riddims. Don’t miss this exclusive interview with this up and coming reggae singer. Tune in this Wednesday, September 7th!
About Peter Runks:
Tawanto Saunders A.k.A “Peter Runks” was born on November 12th 1977 on the beautiful island of Nassau Bahamas.Peter Runks grew up in the ghetto and faced all of the struggles and pressures that ensued.
However,things got better when he received Christ as his Lord and Savior in February of 1995.With this new found spiritual background,and Christ being the Navigator of his life,Peter Runks pursued his talent for singing and recorded his first album titled “Divine Vessel” in September of 1998 with Bahamian producer Dillon McKenzie at Commonwealth Recording Studio in Nassau,Bahamas.This endeavour led to an American state to state tour with L.G.Wise and D.C.P in the year 2000.
Peter Runks mission is to continue to promote the message of hope and love and to win souls meanwhile creating the definitive work.He wants his music to reach the highways and byways,main streets and dusty roads, paving the way with words of truth.The people’s joy is his inheritance.
Heike Wollenweber was born near Munich Germany where she attended primary as well as high school. Heike continued her education with a degree from business school, a college degree obtained in London, UK and a BA in Caribbean Studies and English from London metropolitan University and University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica. Heike currently resides in Kingston, Jamaica.
March 2009 marked the birth of yet another axe-s media chapter — All axe-s. All axe-s is a radio show introducing the latest and best in reggae and dancehall music and with a feature artiste of the week and an in depth interview plus reggae news it gives the listeners a different access to the music. All axe-s started on more 94 fm in Nassau, Bahamas and has emerged as a premier reggae programme. Artistes featured on all axe-s so far were for example Serani, Queen Ifrica, Beenie Man, Charly Black, Busy Signal, Tarrus Riley and Chino.
In January 2010 Heike relocated back to Kingston, Jamaica to be once again in the center of the reggae world and the music industry of Jamaica. She continues to work with various artistes as a publicist arranging international media features, press releases, air play and video play working with thousands of local and international journalists, djs and media houses and herself being featured regularly on TV, the newspapers, websites, magazines and music videos promoting axe-s media as a brand.
In February 2010 all axe-s started to also run on RTC 107 fm, the Turks & Caicos version of the radio show, hosted by Heike.
Keeping busy as an industry insider, journalist, radio personality, tv host Heike plans all axe-s tv to be launched in 2010 as well as some other ideas in the pipeline to be brought to life. Heike is definitely always on the go promoting dancehall and reggae to the world.
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