All roads lead to St. Thomas, JA on Saturday, August 26th for the return of SADDLE TO THE EAST 2K6. The Poor People’s Governor Bounty Killer has resurrected his signature celebrity charity event with the Sizzla Kalonji, Capleton, Elephant Man, Vybz Kartel, Movado, Macka Diamond, Richie Spice, Twin of Twins, Busy Signal, Aidonia, Voicemail, Lady Saw, Busy Signal, Bushman, and many more. General Admission only $800 (Jamaican currency), and $1500 for VIP passes. To purchase tickets or for more information contact Solid Agency at [email protected] or call 876-755-4042.
For those of you who can’t make it to back-a-yaad, don’t fret, catch the SADDLE TO THE EAST NEW YORK LAUNCH PARTY at the Wild Palm Nightclub in the Bronx on Sunday, August 20th. Bounty Killer, Movado, Aidonia, and Marlon Binns will be there with Platinum Kidz at the controls. Tickets for the NY Launch Party are $30 (U.S. currency) in advance. Get your tickets at Moody’s Records in the Bronx, SuperPower Records in Brooklyn, or call Platinum Entertainment at 917-679-7513 or 718-781-5548.
One lucky patron will win two roundtrip tickets for an all-inclusive vacation with accomodations at the Pegasus hotel in Kingston– he/she will also be a special VIP guest at Jamaica’s biggest and best celebrity benefit in 2006.
All Media outlets, contact Raine Martin of RCJ Media at 347-312-4120 or [email protected] to apply for press accreditation to either event.
*Proceeds from SADDLE TO THE EAST 2K6 and the SADDLE TO THE EAST NY LAUNCH PARTY will be donated to Upliftment Jamaica, a non-profit organization dedicated to uplifting impoverished communities in St. Thomas and throughout Jamaica with education, healthcare, and other social services. www.upliftmentjamaica.com.