July 23, 2009
THE QUEEN IS #1 HEADING INTO REGGAE SUMFEST
All will get the chance to hail the ‘Queen’ this weekend when the Fyah Muma, Queen Ifrica takes the stage at this year’s Reggae Sumfest show, the main events set to take place at Catherine Hall in Montego Bay from July 23rd to 25th.
Still dazzling in the success of her current chart topping single, Far Away, which recently took over the #1 position on the Hype TV Charts, Queen Ifrica is set to give a steller performance this Friday, July 24th - International Night 1, where she will share the stage with top international acts like Ne-Yo, Keri Hilson and Jazmine Sullivan.
Much will be expected from the Lioness on the Rise singer, who recently released her debut album, titled ‘Montego Bay’, as she performs before thousands in Montego Bay, which is also the place of her birth.
And speaking of Lioness on the Rise, that single is currently in the #18 position on the Hype TV Charts. Overseas visitors attending this year’s Reggae Sumfest show will also be in for a special treat, as a number of Queen Ifrica songs are widely loved abroad. Well the charts says it all, as Lioness on the Rise is currently in the #5 spot on the New York Top 30 Reggae Charts, while Far Away holds down the # 15 position. And on the South Florida Top 25 Reggae Singles chart, Lioness on the Rise is also in the #5 position and Far Away holding on at #16.
Another single that has also been ripping up the local airwaves, is one called Mek Mi Grow. This brand new single from Queen Ifrica, has already been gaining much popularity, and is now creating quite a buzz in the streets.