St. Kitts Announces Exciting Line-Up of Performers for the 14th Annual St. Kitts Music Festival

** Mix of International Stars and Rising Local Acts are Featured **

Jun 15, 2010, 13:42 ET from St. Kitts Tourism Authority

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, June 15 /PRNewswire/ --  St. Kitts Tourism Authority announced the artist line-up for the 14th Annual St. Kitts Music Festival, taking place from June 24-26, 2010, as follows:

Thursday June 24th

  • Third World
  • Grand Masters
  • Starshield
  • Ellie Matt
  • Bunji Garlin
  • Fay Ann Lyons-Alvarez
  • Capleton

Friday June 25th

  • Fethi Tabet
  • Ky-Mani Marley
  • Jah Fire
  • SMI
  • Fabolous
  • Taurus Riley

Saturday June 26th

  • Stevy Mahi
  • Pepper Ranks
  • C-Money
  • Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds
  • Rolensha
  • Infamus
  • Sizzla

"We're very pleased to have such a varied and electrifying roster this year," said Senator Ricky Skerritt, Minister of Tourism & International Transport for St. Kitts.  "During a time when the effects of the global economic downturn are still being felt, it is a testament to the quality of both the St. Kitts Music Festival and our tourism product that visitors continue to come to St. Kitts to enjoy this highly anticipated event as part of their leisure visit."

Tickets to the 14th Annual St. Kitts Music Festival are US $40 per person, per night. Gates open at 5:00pm and performances begin at 8:00pm.  

Now in its 14th consecutive year, the festival attracts both residents and visitors alike and is known for featuring rising local talent alongside internationally-renowned acts. It features a mix of musical styles on the popular market, including R&B, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Soca, Calypso, Gospel and Contemporary, to name a few. Past artists have included such prominent acts as John Legend, T-Pain, Michael Bolton, KC & the Sunshine Band, Wyclef Jean, Ne-Yo, Air Supply, Dionne Warwick, Billy Ocean, Sean Paul, Boyz II Men, King Konris, Stephen Marley, Regina Belle, Maxi Priest, Biggie Irie and Lord Nelson.      

For more information about St. Kitts, please contact the St. Kitts Tourism Authority toll free from the US at 1-800-582-6208 or from Canada 1-888-395-4887, e-mail info@stkittstourism.kn, visit www.stkittstourism.kn, or become a fan on Facebook and/or Twitter.  For more information about the 14th Annual St. Kitts Music Festival, log on to www.stkittsmusicfestival.com.

SOURCE St. Kitts Tourism Authority



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