III Kings is live rhythmic experience combining hip-hop and reggae with a heavy world music influence. III Kings music carries a message of unity & spiritual awakening. Through their music III Kings express their desire to create unique and positive messages that impact the world.  Their combination of soulful and socially responsible lyrics creates a unique sound that can be felt by listeners of all walks of life. 


The III Kings consist of Michael Henry Jr (vocals), Benjamin Wright (bass), Joshua Melvin (vocals), Michael Hermans (guitar), Amadeu Tolentino aka Madu (vocals), Cannon Dwesse (drums), and Luis Blanco (percussion).  Together, this ensemble of musicians continues to inspire other musicians, artists, poets and activists to express themselves by socially and consciously reflecting life.


Recorded by: Bill Crabtree at Q Divission Studio Somervile MA. 


Horns by: Spontaneous


Trombone: Kevin Williams
Trumpet: Ray Monteiro
Alto Sax: Miguel Gandelman


Strings Arranged by:


Keiko Watanabe
Kaoru Ishibashi
Rushad Eggleston

Label: Common Reason Production
Genre: Hip-Hop/Rap/Reggae
Release: 2003