Music lovers will be in for a treat on Saturday the 17th of November when the first annual Negril Impact unfolds at the Long bay Beach Park in Negril. The self proclaimed King of the Dancehall Beenie Man along with topflight Reggae singers Freddie McGregor & Richie Stevens will headline this event, which will also feature several other popular artists such as Macka Diamond, Professor Nuts, Little Hero and Terry Linen. There will also be several talented acts from in and around the area such as Timmy Burrell, Ras Slick, Shyam & Edge Michael on Negril Impact.
Over the years fans have grown accustomed to high level stage performances from Beenie Man, who is undoubtedly one of the most exciting stage performers ever. The prolific hit maker is always a hit on stage. Armed with a repertoire of hits spanning almost two decades it is expected that Beenie Man, will unleash the full impact of his musical powers at Negril Impact. Veteran Reggae singer Freddie McGregor is also expected to please fans easily with hits such as Big Ship, Fever, Bobby Babylon & I'll Wait For You. Richie Stevens who is currently riding a wave of success with new singles such as My Girl Dis feat. Maxi Priest & Love Me Forever feat. Jigsy is always a crowd pleaser with his huge repertoire of love songs.
Macka Diamond never fails to get a good response from the crowd, especially from the female fans who are still hooked on her slang Money O. Professor Nuts has been pleasing Dancehall fans for decades now with his brand of humor and never fails to tear the house down with his witty lyrics.
Little Hero is also a crowd pleaser, with hits such as God Alone, The Prayer & Freedom he should deliver a good performance at Negril Impact. Terry Linen is also another act that never fails to deliver. It is also expected that new comers such as Timmi Burrell, Shyam, Ras Slick, Whisky Baggio & Edge Michael will make good use of the opportunity to showcase their talents.
Backing bands will be Ruff Kut & Jah Freedom Recording Bands. Sound-system music will be provided by Lazeme Sound, MC will be Barry G. There will also be a raffle for a Yahma RX 100 motorcycle and three Motoral Razar phones. Negril Impact is a production of HAH Entertainment Productions, Money Cologne Promotions and Jah Freedom Recording Company.