Reggae artiste Dre Island is gearing up for his first live show in Jamaica. The event dubbed, “Dre Island and the Jah Kingdom Warriors Live” is slated for Saturday, December 12 at Nanook, 20 Burlington Avenue. The young star has enjoyed a breakthrough 2015 which has seen him chart with singles such as On Time and My Love.
The Rastafari Way artiste has been getting rave reviews since his arrival onto the Reggae scene and has churned out hits including Hide Away which has gained him much admiration from peers and fans. Dre Island has also carved out a strong international following and was part of the Reparation UK Summer Tour alongside Chronixx which wrapped in August 2015.
The young Reggae artiste continues to shoot for the stars in 2016 and with the release of his latest single M16, seems to have his sights set on his target. M16 is the first single released off Dre Island’s EP/LP entitled Project Now I Rise which is expected to be released in 2016. The single has already begun to gain traction with good rotation on BBC 1Xtra Capital Xtra and BBC Radio 1 as well as local airwaves.
Dre Island’s first full live performance on Saturday, December 12 will be hosted by popular media personality, Debbie Bissoon. Admission is JMD $1000.