This was according to Heritage Park Hotel, which is organising the shaggy show.
“In two days since tickets were available from yesterday (Wednesday) we have sold 250 tickets both normal entry and VIP,” the hotel said.
“Shaggy is scheduled to perform for 1 hour 15 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes depending how the crowd is.”
Preparation for shaggy concert is in progress and is scheduled on Sunday 2nd February at Heritage Park hotel’s car park. Gates will be open at 4pm and entertainment begins at 4pm when the gates open.
Tickets are available at Heritage Park hotel since Monday at the cost of $350 including four drinks and free BBQ, and $700 VIP tickets.
The VIP tickets includes pre-concert cocktail party with free drinks and food, lucky draw for three VIP tickets holders to meet shaggy and get their photo taken with him.
Fans can tune into Paoa FM for their chance to win a FREE Ticket. So far the hotel has two lucky winners.
Pre selling of T-shirts and singlets are available at Heritage park hotel for only $50 which DJ Graphics have made them specifically for the event.
The hotel said it would like to thank all its sponsor without them this event wouldn’t be possible. The sponsors are Solbrew (major sponsor), DJ Graphics, QBE Insurance, Meat lovers, Bemobile, Discount electrical, and Cellar master, Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau, Solomon Pixels and Hastings Deering.
Shaggy is on his Pacific tour to promote his new album ‘Out Of Many One Music’ that was released last September.
By TRIXIE CARTER