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Celebrate Usain Bolt’s final sporting appearance at the o2 with Best of Jamaican Sport and Music 5 -13 August 2017

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BREAKING NEWS: Best of Jamaican Sport and Music at Jamaica House 2017 hits London this summer at the Indigo o2 from 5th -13th August 2017, celebrating Usain Bolt‘s final sporting appearance!!!

Jamaica House 2017 is hosting a celebration of Jamaican music at Indigo in London’s O2 as Usain Bolt and Jamaica’s superstar athletes descend on London for the hotly-anticipated Athletics World Championships, brought to you by Jamaica’s Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport along with the Jamaica Tourist Board.

The week-long event will kick off on Saturday 5th August with Freddie McGregor and Luciano opening the musical proceedings.  Other acts performing during the week include Ziggy Marley and Krishane with the finale on Sunday 13th August when Protoje, Stylo G, Cadenza and Prynce Mini will bring the curtain down.

Tickets for Jamaica House 2017 are on sale now and can be purchased from www.ticketmaster.co.uk

Ziggy Marley
Ziggy Marley

The concerts have been created to provide visitors with the chance to catch the races live each evening during the event and grab some mouth-watering and traditional Jamaican food and drink.

This is some of the island’s most exciting and up-and-coming music artists, who will converge in the capital to pay tribute to the multiple Olympic champion. The unmissable event which will be held during the week of the Athletics World Championships, will showcase the best in Jamaican reggae, dancehall, hip-hop and gospel.

Luciano
Luciano

The following acts have been confirmed for the Jamaica House event with more artists to be announced:

Saturday 5th August

  • Freddie McGregor, Luciano

Sunday 6th August

  • Nesbeth, Twinkle Brothers, Natty, Gideon Family, Jah Shaka

Monday 7th August

  • Krishane, Kiko Bun, Melissa Steel, Da Beats Freaks, Nabiha, Moves, Afro B, DJ P Montana, Mackareo, Finesse Forever

Wednesday 9th August

  • Steel Pulse / The Skints, Adrian Sherwood

Friday 11th August

  • Ziggy Marley, Jesse Royal

Saturday 12th August

  • OMI, Chris Martin, Queen Ifrica, Jah 9, Capital Letters, Reggae Regulars

Sunday 13th August

  • Protoje, Stylo G, Cadenza, Prynce Mini

Tickets for Jamaica House 2017 are on sale now and can be purchased from www.ticketmaster.co.uk