Jamaica50 media accreditation call for June28
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Thursday, June 28 – 7:30 p.m. www.jamaica50.ca
about Jamaica’s music, words and dance – a tribute to Jamaica’s 50th Anniversary of Independence. This celebration assembles international, Grammy, and 2012 JUNO Award-nominated reggae artists from each decade, linked with music, dance and talk from 1962 to 2012.
JAMAICAN RHYTHMS: ROOTS, ROCK, REGGAE!
‘60s: Iconic Fab 5 Band – paying tribute to SKA
‘70s: Classic John Holt
‘80s: Magnificent Marcia Griffiths
‘90s: Fantastic Yellow Man
2000: Grammy Award-winner Maxi Priest
2010: King of the Dancehall, Grammy Award-winner Beenie Man
2011: Exco Levi backed by Mountain Edge – 2012 Juno Award-winner/Can Con, Jay Douglas – Juno Award-nominee/Can Con, Steele – Juno Award-nominee/Can Con
Tickets for Jamaican Rhythms are available from the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts in person at the Sony Centre box office, by calling 1.855.872.SONY (7669) or online at www.sonycentre.ca, as well as JAMAICA 50 and community outlets: $35, $50, $75. VIP tickets are $150 which includes pre-show cocktails, andmeet and greet with the stars, leaders and icons.
Presented by JAMAICA 50 Celebration Inc. and produced by Jones & Jones Productions – under the auspices of Jamaica’s High Commissioner to Canada Sheila Sealy Monteith, Jamaica’s Consul General to Toronto Seth George Ramocan, Canadian Senator The Honourable Reverend Don Meredith, The Honourable Margarett Best and Councillor Michael Thompson.