Mighty Dow and Shadowman to TrinidadPOSTED: 05/9/11 1:48 PM
PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD (Sonique Solutions) – The 30th anniversary of the International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) in Trinidad and Tobago will take place on May 28 and 29. St. Maarten’s Isidore York, aka The Mighty Dow, and Addie Richardson, aka Shadowman, are part of the program.
Music fans and industry insiders are eagerly awaiting the host of performances for the renowned awards show as well as the major concert event reggae meets soca/chutney.
The prestigious IRAWMA ceremony at the National Academy for Performing Arts will offer the very best in regional talent such as T&T’s very own Machel Montano HD, ‘She’s Royal’ singer Taurus Riley and Jamaican music legends Freddie McGregor and Dean Fraser.
Patrons can also look forward to dynamic performances by Dancehall divas Macka Diamond and Tifa, Denise ‘Saucy Wow’ Belfon, Queen Ifrika and St. Maarten’s leading pannist and Calypsonian 2011 Road March King, Isidore York aka The Mighty Dow. Reggae icons Shaggy and Tony Rebel will serve as MCs for this fun-filled evening.
Shaggy will work double duty during this upcoming weekend as he will transition from the role of host to performer at the Sunday May 29 event reggae meets soca/chutney at the Queen’s Park Savannah. At this concert Shaggy will display his Grammy Award winning talent alongside longtime cohort Rayvon and will share the stage with the cream of the Caribbean music crop including the ‘King of the Dancehall’ Beenie Man, reggae crooner Jah Cure, Gramps Morgan (of Morgan Heritage fame), The Roy Cape All Stars with Blaxx, Addie Richardson ake Shadowman of St.Maarten will be a presenter and also several chutney and soca artists.