Rapper/actress Eve will head to Jamaica this March to co-headline the Excellence in Music and Entertainment Awards (EME), which will honor Miami rapper Trina during this year’s ceremony.
Eve is slated to perform with dancehall artist Lady Saw during her stop in Jamaica,where she will also be honored for being an “International Friend of Reggae.”
“I feel extremely excited about performing with Eve. I can’t wait to see her,” Lady Saw told AllHipHop.com. “We have been communicating a lot on BB [Blackberry] in recent weeks. We have been good friends for a while now. She loves Jamaica and is looking forward to performing with me at the EME Awards. Eve is a great performer like myself. I have been a fan of hers for a very long time.”
Eve’s performance with Lady Saw comes on the heels of EME’s previous announcement that Trina will be honored during this year’s ceremony.
The annual Excellence in Music and Entertainment Awards recognizes the top Jamaican artists in over 30 categories, including Producer of the Year, Song of the Year and Best New Artist.
Jamerican comedian Rayzor will also provide entertainment during the EME’s, which takes place March 12th at The East Lawn of the historical Devon House on Hope Road in Kingston, Jamaica.