Music aficionados who make the annual trek to western
Culture minister Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange made the announcement at the launch of Jamaica Jazz & Blues 2010 at The Gardens of the Jamaica Pegasus in New Kingston last Monday, citing traffic concerns as one of the main factors leading to the decision.
Jamaica Jazz & Blues 2010 will be held from January 24 to 30. The lineup boasts a solid mix of R&B, soul, reggae and jazz artistes and musicians, both local and international acts. Heading the list this year are R&B legend Gladys Knight, Oscar and Grammy winner Jennifer Hudson, as well as neo-soul icon Erykah Badu and multi-Grammy winner Kenneth ‘Babyface’
For additional info on Jamaica Jazz & Blues 2010, and to see the full line-up, visit Jamaicajazzandblues.com