Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism to pay tribute to Jimmy Cliff at IRIE FM’s event


Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, will pay tribute to Mr. Jimmy Cliff, OM – the recipient of IRIE FM’s first lifetime achievement award.

The ceremony, which will be hosted by Professor Carolyn Cooper, will recognize his outstanding contribution to the entertainment industry and feature a special acoustic performance by the honoree.

The initiative forms part of Irie FM’s activities to commemorate Black History and Reggae Month.

WHO: Hon. Edmund Bartlett, CD, MP
Minister of Tourism

WHAT: Invites coverage of the inaugural IRIE FM Lifetime Achievement Award and Tribute to world renowned musician and actor Mr. Jimmy Cliff, OM.

WHEN: Sunday, February 12, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Somerton All Age and Infant School, St. James