WYCLEF JEAN, ELEPHANT MAN, BARRINGTON LEVY, MR. VEGAS, SERANI, GYPTIAN, RICKY BLAZE, ALLISON HINDS, SHAGGY, DING DONG AND MORE TAKE THE STAGE TO KICK OFF LABOR DAY WEEKENDHOT 97 Announces Pre-Sale Offer to Exclusive “HOT 97 Click” Members August 2nd through August 5thWHO: HOT 97, NYC’s #1 Hip-Hop and R&B radio station and HOT 97’s own Bobby Konders and JabbaWHAT: Kicks off Labor Day weekend with the New York Tri-State area’s premier Caribbean concert, “On Da Reggae Tip,” starring reggae’s most remarkable artists. This year’s heavyweight lineup including Wyclef Jean, Barrington Levy, Mr. Vegas, Serani, Gyptian, Ricky Blaze and others will come together to not only celebrate the roots and culture of reggae and dancehall music, but also to bring New York a concert jam packed with their hottest hits. HOT 97’s “On Da Reggae Tip” 2010 is presented by Intrigue Liqueurs and Intrigue Pink Tequila and made hot by MCNY ““ Metropolitan College of New York.WHEN: Friday, September 3, 20107:30pmWHERE: Hammerstein Ballroom311 West 34th StreetNew York, NY 10001TICKET INFO: Members of the “HOT 97 Click” can purchase tickets before they go on sale Monday, August 2 at 12pm through Thursday, August 5 at 10pm. Tickets for HOT 97’s “On Da Reggae Tip” go on sale Friday, August 6, 2010 at 10am at www.HOT97.com, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com, by calling 212.307.7171, or at The Hammerstein Ballroom box office. Access to the special pre-sale being offered to station fans is available for free by signing up for the “HOT 97 Click” on www.HOT97.com.
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