All systems go for Buju/Beres New Year's concert
- organisers add Marcia Griffiths, Tarrus Riley and L.U.S.T to lineup
Marcia Griffiths among the acts added to the Intimate concert lineup

KINGSTON, Jamaica - It’s all systems go for the highly anticipated concert “Intimate” featuring iconic entertainers Beres Hammond and Buju Banton.

In a recent release, event producers said the New Year’s Day concert aims to showcase a “musical artistry” that will be nothing short of intimate.

“On January 1st, 2023, two of Jamaica’s most prolific voices, Beres Hammond and Buju Banton, will join forces to give birth to an unforgettable musical experience. All of their previous performances in Jamaica have been cameos, with one making an appearance in the other’s set. This showcase from the two will find Beres Hammond’s Harmony House Band and Buju Banton’s Til Shiloh Band pumping hits for an excess of two full hours. The performances will be filled with singalongs, pull-ups, dancing, jumping, prancing and encores,” the release read.

However, Banton and Hammond will not be the only two entertainers offering up musical selections on the night.

Event producers say the concert will also see performances from the Queen of Reggae Marcia Griffiths, L.U.S.T and Tarrus Riley.

Event organisers believe the concert is the perfect way to kickstart 2023.

“There is no better way to start 2023 than with “Intimate”. This historical event will make it impossible not to fall in love with their music all over again,” the release read.

Intimate is set for Grizzly’s Plantation Cove in Priory, St Ann. Tickets for the event are now on sale at

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