- Posted August 17, 2013 by
Brooklyn, New York
Caribbean Fever Irie Jamboree Music Festival
Milk River was the place to be on August 08th. It was the launch of the highly anticipated 2013 Caribbean Music Festival. This festival is schedule to begin on August 30th – September 1st at Barclay's Center which is located in Brooklyn, New York.
The launch had performances from the internationally acclaimed world renowned Grammy winning Reggae artist “Shabba Ranks”. Other notably appearances that were present at this launch were; Miss Jamaica World 2013 - Gina Hargitay, dancehall artist Ghost, Dahved Levy CEO of Caribbean Fever, Irie Jam Media Group President, Bobbly Clarke, Senator Kevin Parker, Radio Personality Irwine Clare and many more.
This historic event will transform Barclays Center into a hub for Caribbean Music, showcasing diversity at its maximum. Notably, an event of this magnitude has NEVER been held at this renowned location. It is with high understanding that the organizers envision that this transcending atmosphere wills capitalize on the dynamic culture of Caribbean Music and make it into a yearly event.
The passion and fever of Caribbean music is ever evolving across the globe. The schedule is as follows:
Friday, August 30, 2013 – International Night
Artist: Wyclef John, Kassav and Tabou Combo and many more.
Saturday, August 31st, 2013 – Carnival Mania Night
Artist: Tallpree; Vincy Soca Monarc – Skinny Fabulous and many more.
Sunday, September 1st, 2013 – Irie Jamboree Night
Artist: Shabba Ranks, Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley, Lady Saw and many more.
Tickets for the Caribbean Fever Irie Jamboree Music Festival can be purchased online at TicketMaster.com
Photos courtesy of Winston Rodney Photography!