KINGSTON, Jamaica – Gramps Morgan who snagged 3 International Reggae and World Music Awards (IRAWMA) in 2010 for Best Song, Best New Entertainer, and Best Crossover Song and other musical accolades, 2 Grammy Award Nominations and a Grammy Award Winning Producer will share in the hosting duties at the 38th International Reggae and World Music Awards on March 29th at the AC Marriott Hotel, Kingston, Jamaica.
Reggae Singer Lila Ike and Comedian Leighton Smith will join him on stage. Both Ike and Smith are nominees vying for Best Female Vocalist and Best Comedian respectively.
Celebrities On the Red Carpet
A host of celebrities will be grace the red carpet including: Koffee, Busy Signal, Spice, Sanchez, Derrick Morgan, Elephant Man, Stranger Cole, Capleton, Masicka, 6ixx -Daddy One, Jah Villani, Chronic Law, Flourgon, Tarrus Riley, Dean Fraser, Judith Gayle, Dance Xpressionz, Live Wyaa, Ngozi Wright, Wayne J, D’Angel, Joseph Sax, Tony Rebel, Queen Ifrika, Tabetashe aka Sparta Angel, Roga, Miss Nigeria, Lorna Bennett, Bounty Killa, Romain Virgo, Minister of MCGES – Hon. Olivia “Babsy Grange, Josef Bagdanovich, IRIE FM, Bigga plus more.
Martin’s International, is working to pull off a stellar event with guests arriving on the red carpet starting at 6:00pm. The entire show will be broadcast live on Irie FM and Sportsmax.
Mr. Ephraim Martin, president of Martin’s International said, in light of the coronavirus outbreak which has been making headlines around the world, and because IRAWMA is dedicated to Health Awareness, part proceeds from the event will be donated to Seaforth Health Center in St. Thomas, Jamaica.
Special thanks to our supporting sponsors: Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports, Irie FM, Down Sound Entertainment (DSE), Bigga Drinks, VP Records, MissyQuai Signature Hair (www.missyquai.com), OnStage TV, IrieJam 360, Reggae Festival Guide, African Spectrum, Portland Curry Fest, AC Marriott Hotel, JSVFest, www.25thcenturyradio.com, Balloons by Jaki Jade, Alpha Studios, Yosefus “One Heart of Love” prod. and others.