Pure Grenada Music Festival
May 05 2017Website: www.grenadamusicfestival.com
Phone: 473 444 2400 | 473 409 7187
Vibrations of the music of the world will surely captivate your soul at the 2nd annual Pure Grenada Music Festival on May 5th to 7th, 2017. In 2016, the festival kicked off its maiden voyage with a bang, signifying to the world that the Pure Grenada Music Festival is big, bold and sure to please. In 2016, there was a star-studded lineup, which included Estelle, Angelique Kidjo, Steel Pulse, Joss Stone among others.
In 2017, PGMF is ready for the stage again with a cast that is sure to entice you to drop everything and book a trip to Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean. This year, the lawn of the Port Louis Marina will come alive with the sounds of Tarrus Riley (Jamaica), Queen Ifrica (Jamaica), Third World (Jamaica) and Cody Chestnutt (USA).
Tarrus Riley is among the leading ambassadors of modern day reggae music in the world and he will command the stage on Saturday 6th May,2017. The singer’s commanding vocals, intuitive lyrics and vibrant personality have combined to create a formidable artiste with authentic credentials in Reggae music. His rising catalogue has been described as ‘healing’ music, and has brought adoration and acclaim from leading music luminaries from across the globe.
A strong voice with a powerful message are the words to describe Queen Ifrica who will headline the festival on Friday May 5th,2017. Coming from Montego Bay, Jamaica, Queen Ifrica is one of the few “conscious” female voices in popular reggae music. She encourages women to know their worth and not be swayed by images of popular culture, including dancehall reggae.
Joining the ‘Queen’ on the 5th at the Port Louis lawn is reggae legends Third World. Third World is more than just one of the top Reggae bands of all time, it is an institution that seamlessly holds firm to the cultural and ancestral roots of its members while pushing forward the cutting edge of music worldwide; progressive and internationally relevant. These international acts will be joined by local talent that is authentic and modern including the voice behind ‘This is Home’, Sabrina Francis, Soul Deep and Loxton Mitchell and All Anointed.
Tickets are on sale via the PGMF website www.grenadamusicfestival.com. So treat yourself to a truly authentic musical experience in Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean.