Ziggy Marley to perform at 2014 Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix

Posted: May 19th, 2014

Singapore Grand Prix

Race Promoter Singapore GP Pte Ltd announced today that six time Grammy winner and Emmy winner Ziggy Marley is set to perform at the Village Stage at Zone 1 of the 2014 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX this September.

Fresh from winning Best Reggae Album at the 2014 Grammy Awards, Ziggy Marley will mark his debut performance in Singapore at the seventh edition of the night race.

Born David Nesta Marley, the eldest son of the legendary Bob Marley will perform after the on-track action at the Village Stage on Saturday, 20 September and before the Formula One™ race on Sunday, 21 September at the Esplanade Outdoor Theatre Stage.

“I am looking forward to my first trip to Singapore, getting to know the people, the culture and sharing our music,” said Ziggy Marley, who is currently on tour in support of his fifth solo studio album, Fly Rasta.

Marley’s infectious reggae beats has amassed a total of six Grammy Awards, three of which as a solo artist and three with The Melody Makers, a group formed with his brother Stephen and sisters Sharon and Cedella. Fans of the Jamaican can expect to hear his hit single “Tomorrow People”, as well as “True to Myself”, “Love Is My Religion”, “Fly Rasta”, “I Don’t Wanna Live on Mars” and “Wild and Free”.

Entry to Ziggy Marley’s Saturday performance is included with any three-day 2014 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX Zone 1 ticket. Sunday’s performance at the Esplanade Outdoor Theatre Stage is accessible to all three-day ticketholders and Sunday single-day Pit Grandstand special ticket.

Singapore GP will be adding more artistes to the entertainment grid in the coming weeks. Artiste line-up, performance dates and stage venues are subject to change. To purchase tickets to the 2014 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX or for updates on the latest entertainment schedule, visit www.singaporegp.sg or call the ticketing hotline at +65 6738 6738.