Reports are that the organizer of Reggae Sumfest are now seeking a replacement for US Base singer R Kelly. The singer was rushed into emergency surgery after an abscess was discovered on one of his Tonsils.
In a release to media houses in Jamaica, the Chairman of Reggae Sumfest Robert Russell said they are seeking a replacement for Kelly.
Kelly was the Headliner for International Night 1 at Reggae Sumfest Friday July 22, 2011.
DANCEHALL MUSIC - Dancehall
is a genre of Jamaican popular music that originated in the late 1970s.
Initially dancehall was a more sparse version of reggae than the roots
style, which had dominated much of the 1970s.
REGGAE MUSIC - Reggae
is a music genre that originated in Jamaica in the late 1960s. The term
also denotes the modern popular music of Jamaica and its diaspora. A
1968 single by Toots and the Maytals "Do the Reggay" was the first popular song to use the word "reggae,"