The Tobago Jazz Experience (TJE) 2016 will tomorrow Thursday February 25th 2016 reveal a Grammy Award winning artiste as one of the headline acts in the nine day festival carded for April 16th – 24th, 2016.
The announcement will be made live on the TV6’s Morning Edition show at about 6:45 tomorrow morning.
The highly acclaimed Singer, Songwriter and Actor has won Grammys and has also been nominated for several more awards including best album of the year.
He will join the cast of other headline acts already announced for the 2016 festival including Ms. Lauryn Hill, J. Cole, Third World, Etienne Charles, Arturo Tappin and Band. The festival will also feature local acts such as 3 Canal, David Rudder, Destra, Benjai, Roy Cape and Blaxx, Farmer Nappy, Benjai and Patrice Roberts.
TJE 2016 aims to increase tourist arrivals since this festival is the single highest contributor of visitors to the island outside of the annual Carnival activities. The Tobago Jazz Experience has featured past acts such as John Legend, Earth Wind and Fire, Miguel, Taurus Riley, Barrington Levi, Angie Stone, Chaka Khan, Jennifer Hudson, Tessanne Chin, Jill Scott and Kool and The Gang.