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Dancehall artists Ding Dong and Teejay will be joining R&B artist Chris Brown on the Jamaican leg of the ‘Under The Influence’ concert tour on August 27 at the National Stadium in Kingston.
American singer Sean Kingston, who has Jamaican roots, will also be on the show.
The announcement was made this morning at the AC Hotel in Kingston, where invited media personnel were briefed on the event, which forms part of the BZR weekend that will be held from August 25-27.
“We listened to the consumers…after speaking with different promoters and consumers and concert donors, and they said that the person they wanna see most is Chris Brown, we reached out to Chris Brown and Chris Brown was very excited to be a part of the event and that’s how we got here,” Ryan Burke, founder and CEO of the VEW Empire—co-promoters of the show—said.
Tickets for the Chris Brown and Friends concert will go on sale on Tuesday, July 18, with early bird prices ranging from US$45 for Bleachers to US$15,000 for the limited edition Sky VEW Suites.
The event series is also being supported by Solid Agency, Burke Bodley, VEW Live, LLC + PLXYBOY, and Jay Upscale.
Dancehall artist Ding Dong was unable to be present at the launch but joined via FaceTime to express his enthusiasm.
“This is history in the making. Out there without fear, Ding Dong Ravers…Aguh ketch a flight right now, but wi ah fawud right back,” he said.