MJ Travel Group has the pleasure to present the hottest names in Jamaican music who gather each year for the island's most renowned festival dubbed: Reggae Sumfest.
Concerts and sound-systems await the Reggae stars who dominate the stage each year. The event is known for its full on audience participation, so for maximum enjoyment go with an open attitude. Moreover, go with your dancing shoes tied on tight as most of the concerts start late and end when the sun starts to rise.
History on Reggae Sumfest
Reggae Sumfest , the annual summer reggae music festival in Montego Bay, Jamaica was first held in 1993, replacing Reggae Sunsplash. Reggae Sumfest is widely received and regarded as the world’s premier reggae music event.
The festival is one of the most anticipate staple on the Jamaican entertainment calendar; attracting millions from around the world each year, from as far away as Australia, Europe, the USA and the African continent that come to enjoy reggae music in the land of its birth along with other genres including hip hop, pop, rhythm & blues, jazz, and dancehall in the event dubbed “The Greatest Show on Earth”
Reggae Sumfest is held normally held the 3rd week of July every year with each night of the event featuring a different theme. As is customary, the festival kicks off on Sunday with the Sumfest Beach Party held at the Aquasol Theme Park located on the Walter Fletcher Beach Complex; the All White Party (dress code) held on Tuesday follow by three nights of electrifying live performances beginning with Dancehall Night on Thursday(hardcore reggae), International Night 1 on Friday, and ending with International Night 2 on Saturday at the Catherine Hall Entertainment Complex.
Reggae Sumfest often attracts young crowds, and features a variety of local and internationally recognized reggae and dancehall artistes who have graced the state at the event such Shaggy, Sean Paul, Damian “Junior Gong” Marley & the Ghetto Youths Crew, Beenie Man, Bounty Killer,Elephant Man, Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Lady Saw, Sizzla, Jah Cure, Steel Pulse, Shabba Ranks, Ziggy Marley & the Melody Makers, Beres Hammond, Burning Spear, Bunny Wailer, Third World, Morgan Heritage, Maxi Priest, Dennis Brown, Gregory Isaacs, Buju Banton, Barrington Levy, Tarrus Riley, Protoje, I-Octane, Konshens, Queen Ifrica, Etana and many more.
The festival, in keeping with its tradition for catering to a diverse audience features an array of international based artistes, namely Usher,Chris Brown, Trey Songz, R Kelly, Ne-Yo, Mary J. Blige, Destiny’s Child, Alicia Keys, Tito Jackson, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, T-Pain, LL Cool J,Ludacris, Lionel Richie, Missy Elliott, 50 Cent & G-Unit, Jay-Z, Akon, Flo Rida, Ja Rule, Keshia Cole, Jazmine Sullivan, Keri Hilson, Nas, Fantasia Barino, Rihanna, Ashanti, Snoop Dogg, Boyz II Men, K-Ci & JoJo, Dru Hill, Ciara, Wyclef Jean, Joe, Blu Cantrell and the Temptations.
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Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 1:00 PM - Sunday, July 23rd 2016
Catherine Hall Entertainment Center
Howard Cooke Boulevard, Montego Bay, Cornwall Jamaica
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Since it began in 1993 the Reggae Sumfest event has attracted the likes of
- Damian "Junior Gong" Marley
- The Mighty Diamonds
- Beres Hammond
- Tony Rebel
- Frankie Paul
- Sean Paul
- Beenie Man
- Elephant Man
- 50 Cent
- Baby Cham
- Rihanna and more.