Fort York - Toronto
VIP TICKETS AVAILABLE
Purchase your tickets in advance for the Fort York IRIE experience on August 1st and 2nd, 2015. SPECIAL VIP SEATING & RUM TASTING! more info
Bunji Garlin
August 1, 2015
Ian Anthonio Alvarez, better known by his stage name Bunji Garlin, is a ragga soca artist from Trinidad and Tobago. view videos
Fay Ann Lyons
August 1, 2015
Fay-Ann Lyons-Alvarez is a Trinidadian soca songwriter, recording artist and performer. She is also known by such titles as the Lyon Empress, Mane the Matriarch and the Silver Surfer. view videos
DJ Stephen
August 1, 2015
Official DJ for Machel Montano/Los Angeles. DJ Stephen, born in Trinidad and Tobago WI. Stephen has won and shared countless awards, such as the Annual Atlanta Soca DJ Rama Competition three years in a row (2003, 2004 & 2005). more info
DJ Shortman
August 1, 2015
The Stadium Rocker/Heavy Hitters/New York City. Shortman Movements can now be heard on: A List Radio; Big Radio 95.1FM; and Shade 45/Sirius Radio. DJ Shortman also makes appearances with DJ Enuff on NYC’s number 1 station, Hot 97. more info
D'Enforcas
August 1, 2015
Canada's #1 Soca Sound / G98.7 FM/Heavy Hitters. International Ambassadors of Caribbean Music. Canada’s first Heavy Hitter DJs. Hosts of THE SOCA GROOVE on G 98.7 fm. Road Mix Kings. Canada’s #1 Sound Crew. more info
DJ Marc Major
August 1, 2015
Toronto Soca DJ. more info
Inner Circle
August 2, 2015
Inner Circle is a legendary reggae band which first achieved major success in the '70s with Jacob Miller, but split up after his death in 1980. Re-grouped in '86, the band scored major hits "Bad Boys", the theme song for the tv series, COPS, "Sweat (A La La La La Long), and "Tenement Yard" featuring Chronixx". view videos
Junior Reid
August 2, 2015
International reggae and dancehall star, Junior Reid will be performing on August 2 at Fort York at TD IRIE Fest. Best known for the songs, "One Blood" and "This is Why I'm Hot", as well as being the lead vocalist for Black Uhuru on three albums Brutal, Positive and Black Uhuru Live in New York. view videos
Blessed
August 2, 2015
A Jamaican born, Canada based Reggae artist and performer, Blessed began writing tunes while still a young boy in the Caribbean. Moving to Canada at the age of 12, Blessed would hone his skills, and eventually became a respected hit maker, both critically and commercially. read bio
Harambe Dance Group
August 2, 2015
In Swahili Harambee means “let us pull together”. Harambee Dance Company pulls together the essence of African and African-American dance and music presenting it from an innovative and exciting new contemporary perspective. read bio
Messenjah
July 11, 2015
Messenjah are a Canadian-based reggae group that flourished to become one of the most successful and popular reggae groups in the history of Canadian music. view videos
King Ujah
July 11, 2015
King Ujah writes his own songs and has just finished his third album which will be released soon. His single “Take You There” has been recently released to radio stations and record stores globally. read bio
Jade Faith
July 11, 2015
My name is Jade Faith Douglas. I am originally from the beautiful island of Jamaica …. singer and songwriter of all genres of music based on the true realities of life. read bio
MYS3
July 11, 2015
(pronounced ‘mis-tree) brings a new type of sound to the reggae music community. He sets himself apart from most reggae artist by infusing a sweet mixture of reggae, R&B, and soul. read bio
Richie Flo
July 11, 2015
Singer, songwriter, and producer Richie Flo, hails from the parish of St. Thomas Jamaica. He started singing at an early age and joined the family band, quickly finding his niche as recording reggae/dancehall artist. read bio
The Steady Rebels
July 11, 2015
The Steady Rebels are an 8-piece alternative reggae group formed in Mississauga, Ontario. Built around a core of friends with a history. They are quickly becoming recognized for their musically explosive and articulate anthems. read bio
Chronicles Dub Trio
July 11, 2015
The Chronicles Dub Trio is a dubwise, roots rock reggae band that is based out of Toronto. They are very passionate about sound quality and musical mastery on their instruments. For this reason, they truly believe in preserving the vintage-golden era of reggae; the 1970’s sound. read bio
20th Century Rebels
July 11, 2015
20th Century Rebels is back for one reunion show at the TD IRIE Music Festival at Mississauga Celebration Square. This homecoming for the band whose roots are in Malton, Mississauga is highly anticipated by fans from across the Greater Toronto area and beyond. read bio
Lyrikal
July 12, 2015
Lyrikal is musical artiste, songwriter, performer and musician, born in Trinidad and Tobago but residing in New York. view videos
Kobena Acquaa-Harrison
July 12, 2015
Kobèna Aquaa-Harrison is an award-winning producer, multi-instrumentalist and composer originally from Ghana. He is widely recognized as a performer, producer and creative force in radio, TV, film, dance and theatre. read bio
Moses Revolution
July 12, 2015
Moses Revolution, the idea, was conceived in March 2001 by a group of Canadian musicians with Caribbean background and became a reality in September 2001. read bio
Melissa Rose

Melissa Rose

Melissa Rose is a versatile singer, songwriter, dancer and actress. Born in St. Vincent and the grenadines, she is now based in Toronto. Her musical styles include soca, reggae, dancehall and R&B.