The Band has won the "best Reggae Band Award" four times between 1995-1999. It has made an astonishing mark on the world beat music scene all over Texas and the neighboring states. Waazobia has performed on the same stage with superstars such as Steel Pulse, Burning Spear, Culture, Ziggy Marley, Maxi Priest, Alpha Blondy, U-Roy, Half-Pint and Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.
Waazobia has consistently performed at the Annual Bob Marley Festival, at the Houston International Festival and the Major World Beat Reggae Festivals in Louisiana, Oklahoma, Mexico, Canada, New Mexico and Florida. Waazobia has been sponsored by companies such as Snapple, Budweiser, Yaga"s, Houston City and Dallas Zoological Society.
Waazobia has a unique world experience and a crowd favorite musically and personally in the State of Texas. The band has performed in the following cities: Corpus Christi, El Paso, Lubbock, Arlington, San Antonio, South Padre Island, Galveston, New Orleans, Dallas, Austin and Oklahoma. Had this band migrated to Europe or the West Coast (USA) their effort in the Lone Star would have earned and then international recognition. Waazobia is a Houston based true Rasta Reggae Band, which has been in existence since 1986. The band consist of members from the African Continent and USA.
In 1994 the band released a "Seeds of Democracy" CD and tapes and is back with the New CD entitiled "Let the Goodtime Roll"
The word "WAAZOBIA" (in the three different African languages)" means
WAA - means "come" in Yoruba
ZO - means "come" in HAUSA
BIA - means "come" in IBO
" The coming together of all to revive in one Love