Bob Andy to perform at One World festival
Bob Andy will grace the stage of the first annual One World Ska & Rocksteady Music Festival, at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre, on Saturday, November 26.
Known for hits such as Unchained, I’ve Got to Go Back Home and Too Experienced, among many others, Andy has also penned hits for performers such as Ken Boothe, Marcia Griffiths, Tony Rebel, Sanchez and British pop stars UB40, among many others. He will be backed by Lloyd Parks and We the People band.
While Bob Andy is joining the line-up, Marcia Griffiths and the Alpha Boys’ School Band are unable to perform at the Festival. Griffiths, following back-to-back tours to several European countries and Japan, has been advised by her doctor to rest. Paraguay to participate in the VII Inter-American Meeting of Ministers of Culture and Highest Appropriate Authorities of the Organisation of the American States (OAS) from November 17 - 18, 2016 in Asuncion.
Grange noted that the meeting will examine, among other topics, Local Production to Regional Consumption: Opportunities and Challenges for the Circulation of Cultural Goods and Services; Challenges in the Generation of Employment; Social Inclusion and Promotion of Cultural Diversity and Regional Programmes on the Circulation of Cultural Goods and Services.
She will be one of two ministers to open the dialogue following the presentations from the third plenary session. Grange will present Jamaica’s perspective on the topic: Regional Programmes on the Circulation of Cultural Goods and Services.
The Minister said she is grateful for the opportunity to also share Jamaica’s policy positions Team Scorch Dem presents Fashion Definition at 2a Chelsea Ave, Kgn 10. Hosted by Camalla LaTouche.
The One World Ska and Rocksteady Festival is at the Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre, Hope Road. Featuring Marcia Griffiths, Leroy Sibbles and many more. Stage Show is at Watchwell Square. Featuring Devin Di Dakta, Ja Glory, Ja Rooti, Jah Mason, Kiprich, Simple Touch, Jacks International, and others. Adm: $600 presold, $800 at the gate.
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