Touted as the Biggest Show to Hit South Florida This Year, SummerFest 2008 Guarantees a Bang-For-Your-Buck With Show-Stopping Summer Performances That Will Go Down in History.
Miami- May 22, 2008- Saturday June 28th, 2008 thousand s of Hip Hop and R&B lovers from all over South Florida will flock to Broward County’s Bank Atlantic Center for South Florida SummerFest 2008. Brought to you by Vision Entertainment, Inc., rumors have been flying and fans have been eagerly anticipating the show of the summer. Expect a diverse and wide-reaching group of notables on-hand to join in showing their admiration and respect for the artist on the bill. The enthusiastic audience will be full of celebrities, music lovers and corporate executives alike. www.SouthFloridaSummerFest.com
Setting off the festivities with a bang is America’s favorite new R&B songstress Keyshia Cole, who will provide her sensual and soulful flavor, majestically singing her smash hits and blazing the stage in true diva fashion. Elevating the star presence, the singing starlet will be followed up by Hip Hop’s most coveted M.C., Cash Money Millionaire Lil’ Wayne. The Hip Hop persona, who has not performed in South Florida in six years, is a performance driven artist who will grace attendees with numerous hits including his new groundbreaking number one single “Lollipop”.
The action doesn’t stop there. Rounding out the musical extravaganza, award winning and chart topping R&B superstar Akon will bring it home performing songs from his three platinum selling albums including “˜Sorry, Blame it on me”, “Locked Up” and “I Wanna Love You”. Lil’ Wayne and Akon are both scheduled to release albums before the concert that are likely to debut in the Top 5 on the Billboard 200.
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WHO: Vision Entertainment, Inc. is South Florida’s most unique and comprehensive production company, with more than 35 years of combined experience offering diverse and creative consultation, direction and execution of entertainment production. To its credit, Vision Entertainment’s track record extends internationally producing festivals throughout the West Indies including Jamaica and Guadeloupe. Domestically includes various large productions for artists like Aaliyah, R. Kelly, P. Diddy, Yung Joc, Bobby Valentino, Buju Banton, and Young Jeezy to name a few. Vision Entertainment is dedicated to continuing to build their legacy of producing top notch, heavy in demand concerts.
WHAT: Summer Fest 2008. Keyshia Cole, Lil Wayne and Akon represent the face of Urban Music. Come witness a concert to remember. Hosted by media sponsor WEDR 99 JAMZ’s on-air personalities Big Lip Band it along with South Florida favorite DJ Khaled and K. Foxx from “The Takeover” mix-show, this one-of-a-kind concert, promises to be an evening of memorable performances from some of the nation’s most renowned artists. Tickets may be purchased online at www.Ticketmaster.com
WHEN: Saturday, June 28th, 2008. Doors open at 6pm. Show starts promptly at 7pm.
WHERE: Bank Atlantic Center – One Panther Parkway Sunrise, FL 33323 – 954-835-7000. www.BankAtlanticCenter.com
NOTE: Ticket information/Will Call is located at the Bank Atlantic Center on the Plaza Level at the main entrance. Tickets may be purchased with cash, American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa at the box office or by calling Ticketmaster at 954-523-3309 (Broward), 305-358-5885 (Dade) and 561-966-3309 (Palm Beach). Tickets are also available on the Internet at www.TicketMaster.com.