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BEENIE MAN & ANTHONY B

09/03/12

Highline Ballroom

431 W. 16th St. Map

212-414-5994

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03-09-2012 12:00:00 03-09-2012 12:00:00 America/New_York BEENIE MAN & ANTHONY B One of Jamaica's much-loved child stars, Beenie Man's recording career began in 1981, when he dropped his debut single "Too Fancy." He spent the next decade honing his craft beside dominant dancehall figures like Shabba Ranks, Admiral Bailey, and Ninjaman before beginning his ascent to true reggae stardom in the early '90s, giving an acclaimed performance at Reggae Sunsplash in 1992 and clinching his first No. 1 single in Jamaica with "Mattie" in 1993. He also won the first of eight consecutive DJ of the Year Awards the same year. http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=116672 Highline Ballroom Highline Ballroom

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One of Jamaica's much-loved child stars, Beenie Man's recording career began in 1981, when he dropped his debut single "Too Fancy." He spent the next decade honing his craft beside dominant dancehall figures like Shabba Ranks, Admiral Bailey, and Ninjaman before beginning his ascent to true reggae stardom in the early '90s, giving an acclaimed performance at Reggae Sunsplash in 1992 and clinching his first No. 1 single in Jamaica with "Mattie" in 1993. He also won the first of eight consecutive DJ of the Year Awards the same year.

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