Kingston, JA: Last September Jamaican music ambassador Richie Stephens completed a successful two week Asian tour that took him to Vietnam, Hong Kong and Singapore.
He is the biggest and most accomplished artist to have been booked to grace the stage at Groovin in the Park in its 9 year history. He will join lovers rock King Beres Hammond and BBC radio broadcaster David Rodigan as performers at the festival that unfolds on Sunday, June 30 at Roy Wilkins Park in Queens, NY. His name is Michael Bolton, a multi-Grammy award-winning, international superstar who has sold more than 53 million albums and singles worldwide.
The Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami (CCBM), Artistic Director, Eriberto Jimenez, is presenting its annual Grand Gala Performance Giselle Act II, the most lyrical and breathtaking jewel of the famous 19th Century Romantic Ballets, featuring Cuban Prima Ballerina Lorena Feijoo next to Principal Dancers Arionel Vargas and Marize Fumero, three generations of Cuban dancers, beautiful costumes & scenery and full corps de ballet, in collaboration with Miami Arts Charter School under Valerie Barreiro and Diana Ford. Saturday, June 8 / 8:00 pm. at the Miami Dade County Auditorium.
Jamaican reggae and dancehall star Buju Banton had another showdown with law enforcement last month after police raided his hotel room in Trinidad and Tobago’s capital.