Portrait of Anslom, winner of InterContinental Music Awards 2023, posing for their award


InterContinental Music Awards Winner

2023 – ICon Award Winner

2023 – Best of America | Reggae

Anslom is a Papua New Guinean international Reggae artist. He was born Ronald Nakikus and raised in Rabaul, East New Britain province of Papua New Guinea and began his music career in the mid 1990s. Anslom’s music is heavily influenced by Reggae and Rastafarian culture, and his lyrics often touch on themes such as social justice, peace, and unity.

Anslom has released several albums throughout his career, including “Don’t You Lie” “Fool Moon”, “Pee N Gee”, “Love Me Again” and singles such as “I Will Love You”, Break The Barrier”, “Zion Train” and many more. His music has gained popularity not only in Papua New Guinea but also in other countries around the world, particularly in the Pacific region. He has performed at various music festivals and events, both locally and internationally, and has collaborated with other notable artists in the Reggae genre.

Aside from his music career, Anslom is also known for his humanitarian work, particularly in the areas of education and health. He is currently  establishing the Anslom Foundation, which will be providing educational support and resources to underprivileged children and support for all religious denominations in Papua New Guinea. 

Overall, Anslom is a talented musician and a respected figure in the Papua New Guinean music scene. His music and advocacy work have made a positive impact both locally and internationally, and he continues to inspire and uplift through his art.