Reggae Star Buju Banton To Headline UBS Arena In New York City July 2024

Reggae Star Buju Banton To Headline UBS Arena In New York City July 2024

Reggae fans around the world are buzzing with excitement as the legendary Buju Banton prepares for his first live concert in the United States in 15 years. The highly anticipated event is set to take place on July 13, and will be held at the prestigious UBS Arena in New York City. Pure Jamaica Media, the leading source of Jamaican music and culture, is thrilled to present this historic moment for reggae music enthusiasts.

Buju Banton, known for his groundbreaking album "Til Shiloh," will be bringing his acclaimed "Long Walk to Freedom" tour to the UBS Arena. The tour, which commenced in 2019 in Kingston, Jamaica, has captivated audiences with its powerful performances and infectious reggae rhythms. Now, fans in the U.S. have the opportunity to experience Buju Banton's electrifying stage presence and soulful music firsthand.

The UBS Arena, located within Belmont Park in Elmont, New York, is a state-of-the-art indoor venue that has quickly gained recognition as a premier entertainment destination. Affectionately nicknamed "The Stable," the venue has a capacity to hold 19,000 people for concert events, ensuring that fans will have an unforgettable experience. It is worth noting that the UBS Arena serves as the new home of the NHL's New York Islanders, replacing the iconic Nassau Coliseum and Barclays Center.

The announcement of Buju Banton's return to the U.S. has generated immense excitement, with renowned Hot 97 deejay Jabba sharing the news on Instagram. Jabba expressed his enthusiasm for Buju Banton's arrival, stating, "You think when I get on planes it’s to play games…Bujubanton is back in America, and I’m telling you all, it’s going to be a hot summer, rain or shine." The anticipation for this concert has reached fever pitch, and fans are eagerly awaiting the opportunity to witness Buju Banton's powerful performance.

Buju Banton's journey back to the U.S. is a significant milestone in his career, as he was deported in 2018. This upcoming concert in New York City marks a triumphant return for the reggae superstar, and is set to be his biggest show in the city to date. Buju Banton has previously headlined several sold-out concerts at New York's iconic Madison Square Garden, solidifying his status as a global reggae icon.

The authority on Jamaican music and culture, is proud to present Buju Banton's "Long Walk to Freedom" tour at the UBS Arena. This momentous event promises to be a celebration of reggae music and the indomitable spirit of Buju Banton. Join us on July 13 for an unforgettable night of soul-stirring melodies and infectious rhythms as we welcome Buju Banton back to the U.S. stage.

For more information and tickets, visit be a part of history as Buju Banton ignites the stage with his remarkable talent and passion for reggae music. Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime experience to witness the "Long Walk to Freedom" tour live in New York City.