Shaggy calendar: recent and upcoming concerts, releases and more:
2016 tour & release dates
January 2 - Shaggy & Friends, Jamaica
January 15 - The Emporium, New York
February 11-15 - Sail Acros the Sun, Miami, Ocho Rios
2015 tour & release dates
January 31 - Surfbeats Festival, Pichilemu, Chile
February 13 - Singers in Action, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, NJ
February 14 - Singers in Action, Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY
February 20 - Food for the Poor Gala, Boca Raton, Florida
March 7 - WiLD Splash 2015, Florida
March 27 - Centennial Night, Toronto, Canada
April 1 - The New Pulse FM, North Carolina
April 9 - Pandemonium Live with Machel Montano, Hope Gardens, Jamaica
April 11 - Reggae Riddims Live!, Foxwoods, Connecticut
April 12 - Shaggy with Samantha J and DJ Pup Dawg, Portland, Maine
April 14 - La Mega Mezcla, Madison Square Garden, New York
April 21 - Siesta Fest, San Antonio, Texas
April 24 - The Tonight Show featuring Jimmy Fallon, NBC
April 25 - Oslo, Norway
April 28 - Drammen, Norway
April 30 - Alta, Norway
May 1 - Trondheim, Norway
May 2 - Stavanger, Norway
May 5 - KTU 103.5 at Resort World Casino, New York City
May 16 - Big Top Luna Park, Sydney, Australia
May 17 - Eatons Hill, Brisbane, Australia
May 20 - Wrestpoint, Hobart, Australia
May 21 - Forum Theatre, Melbourne, Australia
May 22 - HQ, Adelaide, Australia
May 23 - Astor, Perth, Australia
May 31 - 103.5 KTU's KTUphoria 2015, Wantagh, New York
June 6 - JAM'N 94.5 Presents Summer Jam 2015, Mansfield, Massachusetts
June 7 - Jamming Festival 2015, Bogota, Colombia
June 12 - 99.7 NOW! presents June Boom!, San Jose, California
June 18 - Venice Beach House, California
June 20 - Wild 949 Ultimate Pool Party, Water World, Concord
June 20 - Social Saturday, San Jose, California
June 27 - Boise Music Festival
July 2 - Times Square, New York
July 4 - Tampa, Florida
July 7 - NBC Today Show, Rockefeller Center, NYC
July 9 - Mid Summer Jam, Jacksonville, Florida
July 17 - One Love Reggae Music Festival, Italy
July 23 - Civray, France
July 24 - Nanterre, France
July 25 - Paris, France
July 26 - Eutropia Festival, Rome, Italy
July 28 - Milan, Italy
July 31 - Reggae Geel, Belgium
August 1 - Woodstock Festival, Poland
August 2 - Yaam, Berlin
August 3 - Affiliate Ball, New York
August 7 - Carolina Reggae Summer Jam, Charlotte, North Carolina
August 8 - Atlanta Reggae Summer Jam, Georgia
August 9 - 10th Annual Caribbean Concerts, Six Flags, New Jersey
August 12 - Dunkin' Donuts Music Lounge, Connecticut
August 13 - Alive @ Five, Stamford, Connecticut
August 14 - Only Love premier on Z100 Morning Show with Elvis Duran
August 15 - Drai's Beach Club Night, Las Vegas, Nevada
August 16 - Toronto Reggae Fest, Toronto, Canada
August 27 - Z100 Morning Show's End of Summer Bash, New York
September 6 - Saipan, Mariana Islands
September 18 - Hot 107.9 FM Wonderland, Syracuse, NY
November 7 - Grondfest, Chile
December 13 - Sounds of Reggae: Shaggy & Friends, Brooklyn, NYC
2016 tour & release dates
February 11-15 - Sail Acros the Sun, Miami - Ocho Rios
& Church Heathen & Bonafide Girl & What's Love & Like a Superstar & Feel Like Making Love & Intoxication & Feel the Rush & Donya & Don't Wanna Fight & Best of Shaggy: The Boombastic Collection & Body A Shake & Bad Man Nuh Cry & Save a Life & Fly High & I Wear My Sunglasses at Night & Keep Ya Shades On! & She's a Lady & Can't Let My Love Go & Long Time & Under the Sun & I Wanna & Rise Again & For Yur Eyez Only & Shaggy & Friends & Girls Dem Luv We & Champagne & Sugarcane & Jamaican Drummer Boy & Smile & Dame & World Citizen & Girls Just Wanna Have Fun & Lengua & Football is My Life & Fight this Feeling & You Girl
November 30 Part VII - One more Napoli concert video
Here's one more video of Shaggy, Rayvon and the Groove Society Band in concert at La Casa della Musica in Naples, Italy: Shaggy asked a lot of girls on stage to dance during Fly High.
November 30 Part VI - Festival International Kreol Shaggy interview
Défi Media interviewed Shaggy about his upcoming performance at the Festival International Kreol at the island of Mauritius on December 5.
Shaggy is proud to perform at the festival and talks about his heritage, Mauritius, dancehall music and his responsibility towards the new generation of artists. More? Interview article.
November 30 Part V - Musical Heatwave Shaggy interview
Though the interview has been embedded before at this site, this new link is a higher quality interview video of the interview Musical Heatwave held with Shaggy. Featuring clips from Reggae Vibes and both versions of the Church Heathen music videos.
November 30 Part IV - Venice concert video
Fucina Controvento has a video (Boombastic, Bonafide Girl, the crowd teaser and Big Up) of yesterday's Shaggy, Rayvon and Groove Society Band show at the Fucina Controvento in Marghera, Venice.
November 30 Part III - More Bari concert videos (updated)
Here are a lot of good videos of the Shaggy, Rayvon and the Groove Society Band performance at Demodè Disco Club in Bari, Italy!
One more video of the Shaggy & crew concert at La Casa della Musica in Naples, Italy: Hey Sexy Lady!
November 29 - Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation interview
What started as a visit with a friend's sick child, has now evolved into the Shaggy & Friends concert. Read more in the Jamaica Gleaner interview article with photo! Shaggy's daughter Sydney is also in the photo, she's so cute!
Happy Thanksgiving! Here's a video commercial for the Shaggy, Rayvon & band concert at the Fucina Controvento in Marghera, Venice, Italy on November 29.
November 25 Part IV - Win tickets to Shaggy & Sean Paul
93.9 MIA is offering a pair of tickets to see Shaggy and Sean Paul in concert at the Hard Rock Live Hollywood on December 11! You can win tickets here by entering you email address (or buy them on Ticketmaster).
November 25 Part III - More info about the Dance for Climate Change Concert
Water for Life Concerts has more info about the Dance for Climate Change concert on December 7 at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen, Denmark. Shaggy, Akon, Youssou N'Dour, Europe, The Dreams, Anggun, Angelique Kidjo, Cheb Khaled, Danseorkesteret, Rasmus Seebach, Nabiha and My Excellence will perform!
The concert takes place on December 7, which is the first day of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change COP15. At the COP15, world leaders will meet to discuss how to respond to climate change. Seal the Deal and the Dance for Climate Change concert try to broaden the support for a comprehensive global climate agreement. Do you agree with the cause? You can sign a petition on Seal the Deal 2009. Tickets to the concert are available at Billetlugen.
November 25 Part II - Shaggy to Italy
Shaggy's official Myspace confirms these Italian tour dates, so they are definitely happening! Here's the list:
November 26 Demodè Club, Bari November 27 La Casa della Musica, Naples November 28 Leoncavallo, Milan November 29 Fucina Controvento, Marghera, Venice
November 25 - Back to 2008 video: Summerjam Cologne Germany
Summerjam medley: More Woman and Boombastic!
November 24 - Chain of Hope
Starting today, medical volunteers from the Chain of Hope charity, will perform heart surgeries for four days in the Bustamente Hospital in Jamaica on children who have had complex cardiac problems since they were born. Shaggy, who performed at the Chain of Hope fund raiser in the UK last week, spent last Sunday relaxing with the children and their parents ahead of the surgeries. That's so sweet! Jamaica Gleaner article.
November 23 Part II - Shaggy and Akon backstage at the What's Love video shoot
Here's footage of Shaggy and Akon talking backstage at the What's Love video shoot, recorded and uploaded by DJ Kue!
November 23 - More info about Shaggy's concert in Naples (updated)
Shaggy performed at the Chain of Hope fund raiser last week at the Natural History Museum in London. The Jamaica Gleaner has a photo of the event.
November 20 Part II - Shaggy interview about Shaggy & Friends and new music
The Jamaica Observer talked to Shaggy about his upcoming Shaggy & Friends benefit concert, his new track Never Let Me Go with Tessanne Chin and the new Street Bullies Riddim Medley video, which is the number one video in Jamaica and number one riddim in several countries. Interview article with photo.
November 20 - Gleaner Honour Awards photos
The Jamaica Gleaner has photos of the Gleaner Honour Awards ceremony, where Usain Bolt was awarded the Gleaner Man of the Year Award for the second year in a row and Shaggy received the Gleaner Honour Award for his charity work!
November 17 Part II - Gaborone concert photos
WeSSide Entertainment has a large photo gallery with photos of the Shaggy & crew concert in Gaborone, Botswana, earlier this year.
November 17 - Strike 3 Foundation Gala pictures
Shaggy and Rayvon performed at the Strike 3 Foundation Second Annual First Pitch Celebrity Gala in benefit of pediatric cancer research and the Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital at the Omni Hotel in New Haven, Connecticut, last week. The official Strike 3 Foundation site now has photos of the benefit gala.
November 16 Part III - Shaggy & Tessanne Chin in the studio: video
Here's a video of Shaggy & Tessanne Chin having fun with their new song Never Let Me Go in Big Yard's studio!
Shaggy & Tessanne Chin in the studio vybing to Never Let Me Go
November 16 Part II - Possible upcoming tour
Ali Campbell told The National in Abu Dhabi that he might go on a North American tour with Sean Paul, Sean Kingston and Shaggy! Article. At any rate, he's going to perform at the Shaggy & Friends benefit concert on January 2. Shaggy might also perform at the One Love Reggae Series at the Negril Escape in Jamaica on February 23, but as far as known this is still being negotiated.
November 16 - Shaggy interview about the Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation
They talked about what lead Shaggy to organize the Shaggy & Friends concert, his involvement in the community, receiving the Gleaner Honour Award and his opinion on Jamaica's approach to dealing with violence. Interview article.
November 14 - Classic 1992 live video (updated)
Wanna see a classic live video? Shaggy, Rayvon and Screechie Dan performed at the Pre-Labor Day West Indian Carnival in New York in 1992. In one video from the show, that you can watch link updated: here, Shaggy and Rayvon sang Old Foot. In this video you can watch Shaggy, Screechie Dan and Rayvon perform Mampie, Pose Off (Pum Pum Shorts) and Big Up! Enjoy!
1992 Shaggy, Rayvon and Screechie Dan Mampie, Pose Off and Big Up video thnx to bencult
November 13 Part III - The Scene Shaggy interview
The Scene interviewed Shaggy about his music career so far and his goals. Interview article.
November 13 Part II - Shaggy on Angela and Friends: the video!
The video of Shaggy on Angela & Friends is online now! Angela and Shaggy talk about Shaggy's charity work for the Chain of Hope and the Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation, his upcoming album and lying. After having released the Intoxication album for the underground, Shaggy's new album will be a pop album again.
Here's an interview from the BMI Urban Awards earlier this year! Shaggy talks about the position of dancehall in the music industry and having his own label. Video.
November 12 Part III - Mitch Winehouse meets Shaggy (updated)
Mitch Winehouse interviewed Shaggy for his Celebrity Rants show on UK's first online television channel Liv. Watch the interview video! Featuring showbiz talk about X-Factor, YouTube, Chain of Hope, Robbie Williams & Take That, Chris Brown & Rihanna, Sinatra, Shaggy & Mitch singing Boombastic and more..
November 12 Part II - Strike 3 Foundation gala
Shaggy and Rayvon performed at the Strike 3 Foundation Gala in New Haven, Connecticut, in benefit of pediatric cancer research. Oakland Athletics has an article with video! Shaggy is at 3:30 minutes into the video.
November 12 - Shaggy, Lady Saw and Beenie Man in Club Lido interviews and live coverage
Shaggy, Lady Saw and Beenie Man in Club Lido with 617live
November 11 Part IV - Under the Sun released globally!
The new hot single by Ida Corr featuring Shaggy, Under the Sun, is now available worldwide! Don’t have the single yet? It contains 8 edits / remixes as well the original version and an acapella version. You can listen to audio snippets and get the single here!
November 11 Part III - Bruck Up feat. Shaggy - Sunglasses
I don't think I embedded the video yet... here's the new funny video for the hot single by Bruck Up feat. Shaggy: Sunglasses a.k.a. Keep Ya Shades On! Sorry I didn't link it before (the video wasn't accessible for a while), I hope this video stays public.
Haven't got the single yet? You can buy the single as well as the video and a digital booklet on iTunes!
Bruck Up feat. Shaggy - Sunglasses
Bruck Up feat. Shaggy maxi single track list
1. Sunglasses (Keep Ya Shades On)
2. Sunglasses (Keep Ya Shades On) Dance Remix
3. Sunglasses (Keep Ya Shades On) Grime Remix
4. Sunglasses (Keep Ya Shades On) Baile Funk Remix
5. Sunglasses (Keep Ya Shades On) Dub Remix
November 11 Part II - Tessanne Chin & Shaggy Never Let Me Go more info
Shaggy and Tessanne Chin recently recorded a hot tune together! The song is called Never Let Me Go. It has been produced by Christopher "Langman" Birch for Birchill Records and mixed by Shaun "Sting Int'l" Pizzonia. Thanks for the info to Danny Pepperseed!
The song premiers tonight on the radio in Danny Pepperseed's Dancehall Vibes show, a show that has the hottest, newest and best dancehall songs. You can listen to it today at 10 PM CEST (GMT+1) at the Stadsradio Helmond live stream!
November 11 - Swiss Shaggy interview
Here's the ASTV interview video of Anahi Sanchez interviewing Shaggy after his show at Glow Club in St. Gallen, Switzerland.
November 10 Part IX - Mighty Mystic Birthday Bash photos
Marlono has a photo gallery with lots of photos of Mighty Mystic's Birthday Bash in Club Lido, Revere, Massachusetts, where among others Shaggy, Beenie Man and Lady Saw performed!
November 10 Part VIII - Under the Sun Jason Gault edit
Wanna hear the Under the Sun Jason Gault edit from the new hot single by Ida Corr feat. Shaggy? You can listen to the song here!
November 10 Part VII - Win Magic City Casino tickets
You can win tickets to Shaggy's concert at the Magic City Casino in Miami on November 14 on the Magic City Casino's Facebook! Tickets can be bought at the official Magic City Casino site.
November 10 Part VI - Shaggy at Angela and Friends
If you have Sky1 tv, don't forget to tune in to the Angela and Friends show today at 2 PM GMT!
Update: Angela and Friends, with special guest Shaggy, was just on. Everyone I talked to who watched the show say it was great! And Shaggy was an awesome guest! The subject of why men cheat came up and Angela asked questions for viewers. Hopefully a video of Shaggy on the show will be online soon!
November 10 Part V - Shaggy hosts Chain of Hope charity
The Chain of Hope organisation provides children, suffering from life-threatening disease, with the surgery and treatment to which they do not have access in their own country. It brings children to the UK for treatment and sends surgical teams and support staff to countries with an acute lack of medical provision.
November 10 Part IV- Shaggy on the Hannah Murray Show
Shaggy will be interviewed live by Hannah Murray on Talk Radio Europe at 10.30 AM GMT! You can listen to the interview in the Talk Radio Europe web stream!
Update: The interview was on just yet! Shaggy talked about his charity activities, his name, Oh Carolina, Boombastic, It Wasn't Me and how he has been supporting the Bustamente Hospital for Children for nine years.
He also spoke about the new Shaggy & Friends concert on January 2, which features Joe, Ali Campbell, Babyface and many more.
It was a fun interview, you'll be able to listen to it again afterwards in the On Demand service! Select the show for Tuesday, 10th November 2009 11:00-12:00, download the mp3 and then go to last 15 minutes of the show to hear Shaggy. You can also listen to the interview with Shaggy by Maurice Boland and Hannah Murray here.
November 10 Part III - Shaggy on Liv
Mitch Winehouse will interview Shaggy today in his cab for his Showbiz Rants show on Liv! Update: the interview might be broadcast on Liv on Thursday at 4 PM GMT.
November 10 Part II - New song! Shaggy & Tessanne Chin - Never Let Me Go!
Shaggy and Tessanne Chin recorded a song together: it's Never Let Me Go, on Birchill Records. It sounds good!
Shaggy & Tessanne Chin - Never Let Me Go
November 10 - More Club Lido videos
More videos of the Shaggy, Beenie Man and Lady Saw hot performance (Hear Dis, Church Heathen, Bonafide Girl, Angel, It Wasn't Me, Big Up, Hot Gal, Here I Am and Hey Sexy Lady) live at Club Lido have been added to Mighty Mystic's Birthday Bash videos page!
Shaggy's entree, Hear Dis, Church Heathen and Bonafide Girl
November 9 Part IV - UK interviews
Shaggy is doing interviews in the UK tomorrow! He will be a guest on the new Angela and Friends show on Sky1. It sounds very interesting! So if you have Sky1, tune in to Angela and Friends on Sky1 tomorrow at 2 pm!
Shaggy might also be on the Hannah Murray Show on Talk Radio Europe very soon. Update: The interview is broadcast at 10.30 am GMT.
Can't wait? You can watch Cat Deeley's interview with Shaggy, from January 2009, on Sky Culture's Soundtrack to My Life (free for Sky TV Style & Culture Pack subscribers). Shaggy discusses the songs, music and lyrics that have shaped his life and career, featuring clips and live performances in an almost 30 minutes video.
November 9 Part III - Shaggy live at Glow Club video
Shaggy and Rayvon performed at Glow Club in St. Gallen, Switzerland on October 31. Here's a compilation video of the performance, with Hear Dis, Boombastic, Angel, Crowd Teaser, Big Up, thanks to ASTV!
Shaggy and Rayvon at Club Glow in St. Gallen, Switzerland live video
November 9 Part II - Shaggy's shout out to Video Alley Reggae Top 10
Here's a video of Shaggy's shout-out to Niki Chin & Suzie Q of the Video Alley Reggae top 10.
November 9 - New single: Ida Corr feat. Shaggy Under the Sun!
Ida Corr's and Shaggy's hot song Under the Sun, from Ida Corr's 2009 album Under the Sun, has now been released as a single in Scandinavia! You can listen to 30 seconds audio snippets and get the single on TDC Online (select the track you wanna hear, then click no
Hør 30 sek to listen to a preview). Info courtesy of the official Ida Corr fansite.
Here's the track list to the new single by Ida Corr featuring Shaggy:
1. Under The Sun (Jason Gault Radio Edit)
2. Under The Sun (Jason Gault Extended)
3. Under The Sun (Cut Up Boys Remix)
4. Under The Sun (Cut Up Boys Clubmix)
5. Under The Sun (Michael Kaye Remix)
6. Under The Sun (Dave Lambert & Housetrap Remix)
7. Under The Sun (Lenny Ibizarre Remix)
8. Under The Sun (Out Of Sight Mix)
9. Under The Sun (Original)
10. Under The Sun (Acapella)
November 8 Part II - Strike 3 Foundation Gala Benefit
Shaggy and Rayvon performed at the Strike 3 Foundation Celebrity Gala benefiting pediatric cancer research and the local Connecticut pediatric hospital at the Omni Hotel in New Haven, Connecticut this weekend. Respect to Shaggy for this charity involvement as well. Photos and videos will probably follow soon!
November 8 - More Club Lido videos
More videos of the cool performances by Shaggy and Rayvon (HQ videos of Here I Am, Boombastic, Angel, It Wasn't Me and Bonafide Girl), Beenie Man and Lady Saw at Club Lido in Revere, Massachusetts have been added to the Mighty Mystic's Birthday Bash videos page!
November 7 Part II - Shaggy, Beenie Man and Lady Saw at Club Lido
Shaggy, Beenie Man, Lady Saw, Mighty Mystic, Bruck Up, Mad Bwoy, D'Arryval, Maverick and more performed at Mighty Mystic's Birthday Bash at Club Lido in Revere, Massachusetts last night. Here are a couple of videos from the performance!
It looks like more dates have been added to Shaggy's November 2009 Italian tour! Rastasnob writes about the following upcoming concerts:
November 26 Shaggy, Rayvon and Gibraltar Musik at Demodè Disco Club, Bari November 27 Shaggy, Rayvon and the Groove Society Band at the Casa della Musica / Teatro Palapartenope in Naples Rastasnob November 28 Shaggy, Rayvon and the Groove Society Band at Leoncavallo in Milan November 29 Shaggy, Rayvon and the Groove Society Band at Fucina Controvento, Marghera, Venice
November 6 Part II - Shaggy to perform at Dance for Climate Change concert, Denmark
The official Seal the Deal 2009 site announces that Shaggy, Akon, Denmark's Rasmus Seebach, Nabiha, Austrian dance group My Excellence will perform at the Dance for Climate Change concert on December 7!
The concert takes place in the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen, Denmark on the first day of the United Nations Climate Convention (also known as COP15 / MOP5). Tickets will be available at Billetlugen.
The concert will be broadcast in a live web stream as well as on several tv and radio stations. You can view a PSA about the concert on YouTube.
November 6 - Shaggy & Sean Paul to Hard Rock Live Hollywood
Here are two new videos of Shaggy's charity work and concerts! One has live footage from the Shaggy & Friends 2009 charity concert, the other one is a PSA about the Shaggy & Friends 2010 Dare to Care concert and the Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation, his charity in benefit of the Bustamente Hospital for Children!
Shaggy & Friends concert footage 2009 Save a Life
Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation Dare to Care 2010 PSA
November 4 - More Glow Club photos
Laut und Spitz has a three pages photo gallery of Shaggy's and Rayvon's performance at Glow Club, St. Gallen, Switzerland. Photos on page 7-9.
November 3 - Shaggy to Italy 2
Shaggy, Rayvon and band will perform at Fucina Controvento, Malghera, Venice, Italy on November 29! You can get more info at the source: the official Fucina Controvento site.
November 2 - Shaggy to Italy
Shaggy will play Teatro Palapartenope in Napoli, Italy on November 27! Sources: Go2 and Campania Tickets.
November 1 Part II - Glow Club photos
Shaggy, Rayvon and DJ Kue performed at the Glow Club in St. Gallen, Switzerland, yesterday night. Before that, they visited The Box club in St. Gallen (photos). Here's a photo gallery of the performance at the Glow Club! Looking pretty cool, right?
November 1 - New Shaggy video! Street Bullies Riddim Medley (updated with the video!)
A music video clip was shot for the Street Bullies Riddim! The video features Shaggy, Red Fox, Christopher Martin, Ce'Cile and Vybz Kartel and was directed by Jay Will for Game Over Films. Carleene Samuels was the producer and the video was edited by I.AM.THE.KRITIK.
The video takes the viewers back to dancehalls from 1984 to 2009. First up in the video is Shaggy with Long Time. Then it's Red Foxx 's turn with Bounce, followed by Chris Martin Vibe is Right, Ce'Cile Nah Stress and Vybz Kartel Slow Motion. I think it's a very good video! Do you like it as well? You can check it out below!
Street Bullies Riddim Medley Video by Jay Will: Shaggy, Red Foxx, Christopher Martin, Ce'Cile and Vybz Kartel in the mix! Enjoy!