Promoters Rockers Island Entertainment and XO Management, in association with Massive B, are extremely pleased to announce international Reggae superstar Beres Hammond as one of the headlining acts for South Florida’s longest running Memorial Weekend music festival, Best Of The Best 2013. This year’s event happens on Sunday May 26th at Bayfront Park (301 Biscayne Blvd.) in lovely downtown Miami.
The legendary crooner joins an already blockbuster list of Reggae, Dancehall and Soca artists on the bill, including Freddie McGregor, Beenie Man, Sanchez, Cocoa Tea, Elephant Man, Mad Cobra, Singer J, Mega Banton, Chronixx, Konshens, Patrice Roberts, Lyrikal, Skinny Fabolous, J.W. & Blaze and The Bahamas Rat Pack (Sammi, M Deez, SoSo, D Mac).
During a break in his performance at Best Of The Best, Mr. Hammond will be presented with a Congressional Proclamation by Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson, for his many musical and philanthropic contributions over the last three decades. The City Of Miami will also honor the entertainment industry veteran with a Key To The City, which will be presented by Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones.
The Best Of The Best franchise remains the country’s largest, multicultural, family-oriented, music and arts festival, consistently welcoming thousands of visitors from urban centers around the United States, including New York, D.C., Atlanta, Houston, as well as from the Caribbean, South America and Europe. The 2013 staging will be hosted by Jabba of Massive B, DJ Roy, Jamusa, Undisputed, Nikki Z, Screechie Bop, Juxie Fire, Bashment Kid, 1-800 Bungie and D-Life.