Hurricane Matthew recent devastation in Haiti might have resulted in many Haitians to have less faith in the future of Haiti but not so for BélO.
Born in 1979 in Croix-des-Bouquets a community near Port-au-Prince, BélO (whose real name is Jean Belony Murat), a musician, has been slowly making his mark across the globe. His music focuses on the social issues affecting the country of Haiti. After the 2010 earthquake ravaged Haiti, BélO used a series of concerts to not only raise awareness but also to help raise funds for relief.
One of his most recent song, Wozo, promotes the vision of a peaceful and vibrant Haiti. Here is BélO in the video below playing Wozo.[embedplusvideo height=”283″ width=”450″ editlink=”http://bit.ly/2eHp9ev” standard=”http://www.youtube.com/v/J_mtO-rh14s?fs=1&vq=hd720″ vars=”ytid=J_mtO-rh14s&width=450&height=283&start=&stop=&rs=w&hd=1&autoplay=0&react=1&chapters=¬es=” id=”ep8215″ /]