One of Reggae’s most recognized and legendary groups, Third World will perform 2 exclusive dates in Canada.
On Friday September 27th they will be at the Corona Theatre Virgin Mobile in Montreal and on Saturday September 28th they will be at the Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto!
With a history of classic performances under their belt, and a catalog to match, Third World is one of the most respected and enjoyed groups whose performances include Reggae, Soul, Funk and Disco attracting 4 generations of fans to hear them perform.
On Friday September 27th, 2013, the group will be at the Corona Theatre Virgin Mobile in Montreal (2490 Notre-Dame West) as part of the Pop Montreal Festival for an evening with billboard charted hits that include “Now That We’ve Found Love,” “96 Degrees” and “Try Jah Love”. Montreal has had a special for Love for the group as demonstrated in 2011 when they received a Lifetime achievement award from the Montreal International Reggae Festival presented by Howard ‘Stretch’ Carr from CKUT 90.3 FM. “Third World” has always been a fantastic group to watch perform” said Stretch “and they know how to put on a very good show. I’m looking forward to this one!”
Not one to perform in one city and leave a country, Third World will also be performing at the Small World Music Festival being held on Saturday September 27th, 2013 at the Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto. Representing Jamaica and the Caribbean, Third World will be performing with artists from India, Poland and Colombia amongst a series of other nations. This free event has been designed to attract thousands. One fan, Renee recently wrote on the groups Facebook wall “can’t wait to see Third World in Toronto!”
Founded in 1973, Third World is one of the most celebrated groups from the Caribbean including 10 Grammy nominations. They have released over 30 albums including their latest 2010 release of Patriots which features collaborations with Damian & Stephen Marley, Tessanne Chin, as well as the late great Gregory Isaacs to name a few. The group regularly tours, and Stephan ‘Cat’ Coore represented for Third World at the National Black Arts Association on September 14th, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia where they were honored for their contribution to the arts. For more information about Third World, fans can visit their Facebook Page: www.Facebook.com/ThirdWorld or they can follow them on Twitter at @ThirdWorldBand