Sunday Nov 22
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Ranky Tanky concert originally scheduled to take place at the Columbia Speedway this weekend is being postponed to Sunday, May 2, 2021. For additional information and future updates, visit https://colaconcerts.com/collections/events.
RANKY TANKY - Grammy Award winning, Charleston, SC-based quintet, performs timeless music born from the Gullah culture of the southeastern Sea Islands. Their debut album was featured on NPR's Fresh Air with Terry Gross and the TODAY show. It also soared to the #1 position on the Billboard, Amazon, and iTunes Jazz Charts. Playful game songs, ecstatic shouts, and heartbreaking spirituals can all be found on their latest release Good Time, which also offers the groups first original songs inspired by Gullah tradition.
Gullah comes from West African language and means a people "blessed by God." Ranky Tanky translates loosely as "Work It," or "Get Funky!" In this spirit this, Charleston, SC based quintet performs timeless music of Gullah culture born in the southeastern Sea Island region of the United States.
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