The Caribbean’s top creole music festival is at it again this year, with a high-powered slate of performers on the agenda.
The list includes everyone from Wyclef Jean and T-Mickey to Akon and Dede Saint Prix.
This year will be the 19th edition of the Dominica-based festival, which will take place Oct. 28-30.
“We’re focused on developing the World Creole Music Festival holistically,”said Dominica Tourism Minister Robert Tonge. ““I’m pleased that the government recognized within the festival an opportunity to showcase Dominica to the world, and increased its investment to lend the support we needed to take our offering to the next level. I’m also eternally grateful to our loyal patrons and partners, who over the years have propelled the festival to the upper echelon of regional musical offerings.”
The full slate of performers is below:
Friday October 28th
Original Bouyon Pioneers
La Grand Merchand Zouk
Triple Kay International
Saturday October 29th
Dede Saint Prix
Kes The Band
Sunday October 30th