Rising Stars Perform At Honey Jam Barbados Showcase

Honey Jam Barbados

Samaria King.

Our top secret Barbados tip is a music one this week.

It’s a chance to see some of the island’s very best female artists performing live.

When? Saturday, 18th November, 2017
Where? Hilton Hotel, Needham’s Point

The Honey Jam Barbados concert at the Hilton Hotel will feature 17 acts. The performances will span the genres and include opera, hip hop, jazz, gospel, RnB and dance.

If the event launch last month is anything to go by, music fans are in for a real treat.

The line-up includes some new acts as well as more established artists. Barbados has long had a reputation for the performing arts – a reputation that is not limited to just Rihanna, that local girl made very big.

Honey Jam Barbados

Riddim Tribe dance collective. See them at Honey Jam.

Honey Jam Barbados
Erin Hunte.

Tickets $25US

If there was any doubt about the range and depth of talent on the island, then you need look no further than 16-year-old Denesha Fergusson, one of many singers whose music talent was nurtured at church.

The dance group Riddim Tribe, which has recently worked with world famous saxophonist Arturo Tappin, will also be performing

If you love Barbados, music and the performing arts, this is an event not to be missed.

The Full Line-up

Denesha Fergusson
Ife Tayo Clarke
Kenyah Joseph
Gabrielle Rock
Angelique Archer
Vanessa Phillips
Erin Hunte
Samaria King
Ayodele Edinboro
Adaeze
Larix
Rhea Layne
Adriana
Jenna Bennett
Valentine Meniaud
Leigh Phillips
Riddim Tribe

Honey Jam was formed in Canada by Bajan Ebonnie Rowe, who expanded the operation to Barbados. It seeks to nurture the island’s exciting talent and provide a showcase for female artists in particular.

Honey Jam has already helped launch the music careers of many women, including the Grammy winning artist Nelly Furtado.

The all-female showcase is now in its seventh year on Barbados.

It provides educational, mentoring, networking, promotional and performance opportunities for young female artists.

“We want to give them a springboard to move forward in their careers with the hope they will reach the international stage and be great ambassadors for Barbados,” said Ebonnie.

Still haven’t bought your ticket? Don’t miss out!

Tickets $25US

For home page, click on frigate bird!

The weekend also features a workshop for the participants. Attending the concert is a great way to support Barbados women in the performing arts – combining it with a fantastic night out.

Honey Jam Barbados is at the Hilton Hotel on Saturday, November 18th, starting at 8pm. Tickets $25US online from TicketPal.com

Hidden Treasure

Go where no tourist has gone before (well, almost) 16 stories here…

Meet the Bajans

Find the music, join in the laughter. Explore the culture 12 stories here…

Birds and the Bees

Cheeky monkeys, beautiful birds, very tall trees. 8 stories here…

Barbados Essentials

Cheap flights, health, save cash. Barbados facts. 8 stories here…

Awesome stories about Barbados!

Direct to your inbox

Sign-up now!

Join our email list. Discover the island beyond the sand

 

You have successfully subscribed

Pin It on Pinterest