This year, Jamaica’s signature beats and larger-than-life artists are coming to you online for the 2020 edition of the Reggae Sumfest. The event will be livestreamed from July 20 to 25. Viewers will have unique access to artist interviews, live performances, and panels featuring Jamaica’s top content creators and DJs such as Jessie Woo, DJ Noire, and Stefon Bristol.
The festival, which is usually held in Montego Bay, is a high-energy affair featuring copious amounts of music and dance, as well as celebrity appearances. On July 24 and 25, artists will take the stage to perform a curated mix of reggae and dancehall shows featuring Chronic Law, Chaka Demus and Pliers, Ding Dong, Agent Sasco, Spice, Maxi Priest, Koffee, Gyptian Freddie McGregor, and Shenseea.
“Reggae Sumfest adds extraordinary value to Jamaica as a destination, offering one of the most authentic cultural experiences on the island for locals and visitors alike,” shared Donovan White, Jamaica’s Director of Tourism in a press release. “In these times, Reggae Sumfest will be a vehicle to uplift, celebrate and bring joy to fans as they join together to experience Jamaica’s vibe and energy through our infectious music.”
Over 360 million people are expected to tune in to the virtual event. To join Reggae Sumfest 2020, visit the official website.