Reggae Sumfest 2019 Launch at Iberostar Hotel

Jamaica Entertainment News, Montego Bay: Reggae Sumfest 2019 The official launch of Downsound Entertainment’s Reggae Sumfest 2019 was held at the Iberostar Grande hotel in Montego Bay, St James, on Wednesday night, May 15.

Joe Bogdanovich, CEO of Reggae Sumfest and popular producer Skatta Burrell were present at the launch, giving the many guests and sponsors snippets of what to expect in this year’s event. While Shane E, Chumps, Keneil Merital and Shauna Chyn treated the guests with some very exciting performances.

Some the major sponsors of Reggae Sumfest 2019 includes, Caribbean Airlines, Jamaica Tourist Board, Magnum, J Wray and Nephew White Rum, Hennessy, Supreme Ventures, Pepsi, Avis Car Rentals, Iberostar, Secrets, Hilton Rose Hall, Round Hill, Holiday Inn, Deja, Half Moon, Sunscape Hotel, Mastercard, Salada, NCB, Grace Foods, Iprint/NOA, among others.

The festival which attracts thousands of tourist from all over the world, will commence on July 14 at the Tropical Bliss Beach, with “Stylo G” and “Skinny Fabulous” heating up the “Mawnin Medz” Beach party, which kicks off at 6:00 A.M.

The Old Hospital Park will be pure fun and excitement with the Street dance which starts at 7:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m., music and entertainment by Foota Hype, Sky Juice, Team Shella and C Note, admission free.

The schedule for July 16 -18 are: “All White Party” at Pier One, Montego Bay, “Blitz All Black” at Hard Rock Café’ and “Global Sound Clash” at Pier One car park.

On festival night 1, July 19, two legends of dancehall, Beenie Man and Bounty Killa will share stage clashing “tune for tune”, this is expected to be the most epic performance of all acts. Other artistes on the list for Festival Night 1 are Chronix, Spice, Dexta Daps, Agent Sasco, Spragga Benz, Elephant Man Munga, Govanna, Squash, Dovey Magnum, Chronic Law, Jahvillani, Shane E, Unknown Gringo and Shauna Chin.

Sumfest 2019 will end on July 20, with Reggae Icon Buju Banton being one of the Headliners for this year’s event, as well as, Beres Hammond and Chronix.  Protoje, Christopher Martin, Jah9, Etana, Romain Virgo and Dalton Harris are all expected to deliver stellar performances.


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