The Heineken Regatta line up of entertainers is hitting an all time high. On Saturday, March 4th top reggae sensation Collie Buddz will, for the first time at a Heineken Ragatta, fill the slot for the final performance after Antiguan sensation, Asher Otto, takes the stage on Kim Sha Beach in Simpson Bay.
Colin Patrick Harper aka Collie Buddz is an American/Bermudian reggae artist. Born in New Orleans, he grew up in Bermuda. He studied audio engineering at Full Sail University in Orlando, Florida. It was while living in Bermuda that he began his musical career.
He has made many appearances on stages throughout the world selling out the venues; he was travelling through Europe and England when his rise to musical stardom began with his hit single “Come Around” which topped the charts. “Collie Buddz” the first studio album was released on July 3, 2007 in the U.S. The album sold 10,825 copies in its first week of sales, reaching No. 68 on the Billboard 200.
Buddz has collaborated with the likes of Snoop Dogg and Beyoncé bringing his smooth sounds and upbeat rhythms to the masses.
VIP tickets for the Saturday evening concert can be purchased in advance.