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For Immediate Release

Title: Reggae Sumfest Boosts Its Line-Up For 2008 Show Down


CaribPR Newswire , NEW YORK , NY , Thurs. June 26, 2008: Reggae Sumfest organizers have added several new exciting artists to this year’s festival set for Montego Bay , Jamaica from July 13-19. Rapper Lil Wayne has been added to the line-up along with reggae`s D’Angel and Terry Linen. D’Angel, the former wife of dancehall star Beenie Man, is also set to play dancehall night on July 17th. She joins the line-up with Beenie as well as Konshens & Alley Cat, Elephant Man, Bounty Killer, Voice Mail, Macka Diamond, Vybz Kartel, Harry Toddler, Busy Signal, Munga Honourable, Ninja Man, Busy Signal, Wayne Marshall, Assassin and Mavado. They will join R&B singer, Keyshia Cole, known for hits like `Should A Let You Go,` `Heaven Sent` and `I Remember,` who will perform on the international night on July 18 th , along with Lil Wayne, Lust & Lutan Fyah and Terry Linen who have been added to the line-up. Sumfest wraps up on Saturday, July 19th, with performances from reggae greats, including John Holt and Beres Hammond as well as Tarrus Riley, Rootz Underground and Etana. Meanwhile, a scheduling conflict will prevent rapper Ne-Yo from participating in this year’s event as was previously announced. Reggae Sumfest is by far the most successful event on the entertainment calendar in Jamaica and recently earned ‘Promoter of the Year’ and ‘Concert of the Year’ at the 27th Annual International Reggae and World Music Awards on May 4. For travel packages and more information, log on to www.reggaesumfest.com.   This year’s sponsors include Air Jamaica , the Jamaica Tourist Board, Digicel, Ocean Spray and Jamrock Magazine.