[MIAMI] – The Dandy Shandy occasion welcomed a couple of thousand revelers into Miami Marine Stadium for one more historic evening of upscale Caribbean vibes on Friday Could 27, 2022, and neither rain or the USA immigration might kill the historic moments that occurred at America’s largest and baddest 90’s Dancehall get together.
In it’s eighth yr of manufacturing, the “Video Gentle” version of the one-night, out of doors competition was a vibe as irie as a one evening escape to an uptown Kingston avenue get together. It was made full with a coconut jellyman promoting contemporary coconut water. In addition to a cellular Smoke Truck, a King Patty truck and in addition a Grace Jerk truck on deck.
True to legendary and unique dancehall VHS tape tradition, a video man circled the venue. He captured the Dandy Shandy women in uncommon kind. They have been dancing below the celebrities to golden-era tunes curated by a number of the finest Reggae Dancehall selectors within the business.
The soundscape for the evening was kicked off early by HMV Sound. They correctly set the tempo as patrons actually ‘rocked and are available een’.
Accompanied by Walshy Hearth as his MC, Renaissance Sound’s DJ Delano took the buzzy crowd down a reminiscence lane of epic 90’s R&B.
Large B’s Jabba and Chudney Shotta adopted with a pleasant 90’s Soca, Hip Hop and Tradition Reggae phase.
Poor Folks Governor Rocks the Home
Nonetheless, what got here subsequent was one thing surprising. Bounty Killer’s iconic voice surprisingly rumbled by means of the sound system audio system, stunning the gang. The highest notch sound system made the ‘Poor Folks Governor’, whose work visa was revoked over a decade in the past, sound as if he was actually within the constructing. Nonetheless, the Normal carried out reside, by means of satellite tv for pc, and took the dance to a different degree for 20 epic minutes.
When requested concerning the transfer to carry Bounty to the Dandy Shandy large by way of satellite tv for pc, 1/4 of the promotion staff JazzyT acknowledged, “Bounty is likely one of the most iconic Dancehall artists to emerge from the 90’s period. We wished to do one thing completely different and create historical past for our patrons and the model, and Bounty didn’t disappoint! He didn’t also have a reverse digicam and was unable to see the vibe of the dance whereas performing. However, he’s knowledgeable and it was unimaginable!”
King Addies Sound KingPin Rocks the Home
After Bounty Killer’s historic distant efficiency, KingPin of America’s best sound King Addies entered the world. He curated a scorching efficiency that appeared to have each girl within the get together in “bruck out” mode. The primary ever sound system/DJ to be featured on the occasion twice. The champion sound was invited again to Dandy Shandy 2022 after fully shelling the report breaking Spring 2021 occasion, and left the gang wanting extra. A feat that got here as a shock to most dancehall and sound system followers who solely know of their dominant 4-decade lengthy sound conflict legacy, King Addies as soon as once more proved to be an icon within the upscale Caribbean nightlife scene.
Slated to finish at 3am, at roughly 2:45am it started to rain. Nonetheless, KingPin’s crowd management prowess continued to reign supreme. Particularly as he instantly dropped Woman Noticed’s notorious, smash hit “It’s Raining”, as the gang excitedly continued to revel within the rain.
KingPin’s ideas on the evening have been, “The 90’s is a really particular and influential period in Dancehall music. It’s additionally the period that King Addies and artists like Bounty Killer dominated collectively, and each emerged as music legends. So, taking the gang again to that epic time, proper now in 2022, is a blessing.”
Premiere Caribbean Occasion Model
A collaborative effort between long-time mates, Dandy Shandy is likely one of the East Coast’s premiere Caribbean get together manufacturers. Its dance flooring was fun-filled with lovely patrons who flew in from everywhere in the US. Along with Jamaica for the one-night occasion.
The who’s who crowd included: Dwelling Legend rapper Busta Rhymes, Christopher Martin, Laa Lee, Bunji Garlin, Tifa, Zumjay, and Garfield Bucka Taylor. In addition to numerous extra influencers from the leisure and company sectors.
Dandy Shandy happens twice a yr. Its “Lime Tree Lane” themed occasion will bless Miami Marine Stadium on Friday, November twenty fifth.