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Sound Di Alarm 2017 Launch!

Sound Di Alarm 2017 Launch!

By Christopher Pinnock (Staff Reporter)

The Sound the Alarm 3rd Edition Launch got underway about 11:30am. True Juice and Rum Bar Rum made it obvious that they were Partners with the Sound the Alarm Concert, which will be held on December 31st, 2017 at the Dinthill Technical High School Grounds, with, Feather Banners and other Branding and Advertising paraphernalia.

The Launch got underway with Hostess Debbie Bissoon apologizing for the late start and welcoming a mixed crowd of Nurses, Doctors, Hospital Administrators, Politicians, Artistes fans, well-wishers and members of the General Public who sauntered through the Gates of the Linstead Hospital either by invitation or curiosity to see what caused such good quality music to be flowing on the grounds of the health care facility.

Former Dinthill Technical High School Principal Dennis Clarke, lauded the star studded line up and celebrated the quality of the stars as ” Artistes he could relate to.” Councillor Herbert Garricks joined Clarke in speaking of Ibamahr’s love of music from an early age and encouraged all present to listen and encourage the dreams of our children.

Paul Mckintyre, the Acting CEO of the Linstead Hospital thanked Ibamahr for his magnanimous gesture in assisting the Hospital with the Sound the Alarm Concert. Donovan Watkis Author of ” A KALEIDESCOPIC ANTHOLOGY OF ESSAYS” compared Ibamahr’s efforts to that of Harry Bellafonte the platinum selling American born Singer/Songwriter who spent some his youthful years “here in Linstead” to a rousing applause from the gathering.

The ever humble, magnanimous Artiste, turned Philanthropist thanked everyone who helped to make Sound the Alarm a resounding success, he joked that if he were to start calling names he would never be finished in a day to subtle laughter. He then announced that some $250,000 in cash was handed over at the last staging of the concert and another $200,000 in kind.

Sophia Squire started the performance segment followed by Bescenta who was a crowd favorite from his Opening lines. Ibamahr sent the crowd in a frenzy with his string of hits.
We spoke to Bescenta who informed that his Album “Haffi Win It” should be out on January 9, 2017.


December 6th, 2017

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