Fans around the globe who are unable to make the trek to Miami for the historic Before The Dawn Concert featuring Buju Banton & Friends will have the unique opportunity to watch the event online. Gargamel Music and Rockers Island have partnered with New York-based Webcast provider CMX Events to produce a High Definition (HD) Before The Dawn Concert Webcast. The pay per view program will stream live on the Internet from 5pm – 10pm EST on Sunday, January 16th and will be available for a period of 24 hours after the show.
Those fans who are making the trek to Miami but haven’t yet bought their tickets can still go online to BUJULIVE.com or head to the Bayfront Park Amphitheater box office on Sunday where tickets will be sold from 12 Noon. The Before The Dawn Concert features a blockbuster lineup of artists, including Stephen Marley, Shaggy, Gramps Morgan, Wayne Wonder, Freddie McGregor, Tarrus Riley, Dean Fraser, Nadine Sutherland, Everton Blender and several surprise guests! Gates open at 4pm. Show begins at 5pm sharp.
A limited amount of Official Free Buju T-Shirts will be available for sale at the park for a discounted price of $25. Get there early to get yours!
Buju On Set: "Optimistic Soul" Video Shoot
Reggae superstar Buju Banton‘s acclaimed new video for the uplifting roots single “Optimistic Soul” has officially been added into rotation on MTV Jams, VH1 Soul, Music Choice on Demand, Centric (formerly BETJ), Video Mix TV‘s Island Vibes show in North Carolina, Irie Vision in San Francisco, Mystic Vibes in Chicago and Pulse TV Network’s Latin Channel.
Over in Japan, the “Optimistic Soul” clip has been receiving steady airplay on MTV Japan, Space Shower TV and Music On TV… Finally, backayard in Jamaica, the video has been rocking on the popular Hype TV, RETV, TVJ and CVM.
The documentary video clip was shot and directed guerrilla style by hotshot Atlanta photographer, Zach Wolfe, during the last five days of Banton’s history-making Rasta Got Soul US Tour, which wrapped in Orlando, Florida last November.
“Optimistic Soul” is the third official single from Banton’s Grammy-nominated album, Rasta Got Soul, which has continued to maintain positioning on Billboard’s Top Reggae Albums Chart for 61 weeks.
“Optimistic Soul,” the brand new single from Buju Banton‘s Grammy-nominated album, Rasta Got Soul (Gargamel Music), officially drops digitally on Tuesday, March 23rd. Shot and directed guerilla style by esteemed Atlanta-based photographer, Zach Wolfe, the music video documents the last five days of Banton’s historic Rasta Got Soul US Tour.
Gargamel Music is pleased to announce that the digital release date for the new Buju Banton single “Optimistic Soul” has officially been set for March 23rd in North America. The third official single (following “Magic City” and “A Little Bit Of Sorry”) from Banton’s critically acclaimed Rasta Got Soul album, “Optimistic Soul” is a heartfelt and timely homage that underscores the power of positive thought.
The digital single will also feature an instrumental of the moving track. An accompanying music video for “Optimistic Soul,” shot by director Zach Wolfe during the final days of Buju’s Rasta Got Soul US Tour, will begin circulating in the coming weeks.
In other Buju Banton music news, the one-off single, “Time And A Place” (John John) on the scorching Coming In From The Cold riddim has skyrocketed to #1 on both the New York Top 30 Reggae Chart and South Florida Top 25 Reggae Chart. The album Rasta Got Soul is currently #2 on both the New York Top 20 Albums Chart and the South Florida Top 15 Albums Chart.