Mobo award-winning reggae star Gyptian will headline Tuesday’s One Love Reggae Concert at the Negril Escape Resort.
This will be Gyptian’s first appearance in Negril since he shot to international prominence earlier this year, with the smash Billboard hit Hold Yuh and his many fans in the west will be expecting a very exciting performance from him.
Gyptian came to local prominence earlier this decade with the hit song Serious Times. since then he has steadily grown to become one of the most consistent reggae singers in recent times.
Also scheduled to make an appearance in Negril on Tuesday is Tony Rebel.
This will also be Tony Rebel’s first appearance in the tourist resort town for some time.
Tony Rebel along with Garnett Silk and several other Rastafarian reggae and dancehall artistes brought about cultural renaissance in the local music industry in the 1990s.
With a vast catalogue of hits which includes gems such as Jah By My Side, Sweet Jam Down, Fresh Vegetable and Just Friends, he has become one of Jamaica’s leading cultural ambassadors.
The One Love Reggae Concert winter series which is in its second staging got off to a fine start last Tuesday, with a stellar performance from popular reggae artiste Jah Cure.