Jamaican legend HALF PINT will be passing through the UK this summer with shows in Bristol, Brixton and Manchester.
The new shows compliment a previously announced headline performance at Birmingham’s Simmer Down festival this July.
The tour includes the following shows:
Legendary Jamaican reggae artist HALF PINT plus the sensational STIKKI will be on the line-up for this year’s Simmer Down Festival in Birmingham.
The free festival takes place on 14 July in Handsworth Park, Birmingham.
The Jamaica Reggae Industry Association (JaRIA) - in partnership with the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) and through the support of the ministries of Tourism & Entertainment and Youth & Culture - is kicking off ‘Reggae Month’ with a DENNIS BROWN tribute concert.
US reggae artist CHUCK FENDA performed at the Hootananny in London last night. You can check out video footage of the show below.
"The Living Fire" was due to appear alongside reggae singer HALF PINT who was replaced - seemingly at the last minute - by a solo JOHNNY CLARKE.
FENDA, who was raised in Spanish Town, Jamaica, was backed by a full band - Austrian group HOUSE OF RIDDIM BAND.