BEST BETDATE: January 25 2013, 9:00 PM to January 26 2013, 2:00 AMCost:$22.CATEGORY: MusicVENUE INFORMATION:Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom2637 Welton St.Denver, CO 80205
A native of rural Jamaica, this socially conscious artist upholds his home county’s famed legacy of reggae and dancehall music while adding in touches of modern hip-hop. His lyrics—often revolving around politics, social issues, and spirituality—have been heard on hundreds of singles and more than a dozen albums, from his 1996 debut Real Revolutionary to 2011's Rasta Love. Opening are local reggae acts Knocean and Bushy Bush. Fri 9 p.m.