By Carlotta Mohamed
R&B sensation Chris Brown has landed in Haiti, scheduled to perform at a FREE concert on Friday, June 26, at 4 p.m. on Port-au-Prince’s central square, the Champ de Mars.
The singer made his announcement on Instagram: “Concert tonight in Haiti!!,” he wrote. “Putting on a free show tonight in Haiti.”
The six- hour event will feature performances by rapper Swizz Beatz, Lil Wayne, and Chris Brown; It is the second free concert held in Haiti after 21 years, according to Vibe Magazine.
President Michel Martelly and son Michel- Olivier Martelly, worked with promoter and organizer, Swizz Beats to bring the performers to Haiti, Vibe Magazine reported.
Olivier has also told sources that “Chris Brown and Lil Wayne will each have a 60 minute set. Lil Wayne will be accompanied by his DJ, while Chris Brown will come with his musicians and dancers.”
Other featured performances will include Haitian acts such as T-Micky, Boukman Eksperyans, Barikad Crew, DR Z, DJ Tony Mix, Roody Roodboy, and many more.