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West Palm Beach, FL, United States, 2011/11/08 - International Gospel-reggae Superstar Papa San while on tour to promote his new album "My Story Revolution" stops in West Palm Beach to perform a benefit concert in aide of the Sonshine Family Ministries Building Fund - ABetterConcept.com.
Internationally renowned reggae super star Papa San, who achieved worldwide fame for his DJ skills and his dancehall lyrics, will grace the stage of Royal Palm Beach High School on November 19th in a benefit concert for Sonshine Family Ministries in West Palm Beach. Papa San’s (aka “The Marathon Man”) rise to world acclaim began in the 1980’s as a teenager. His fame skyrocketed with the release of such international chart topping songs like, ‘Legal Rights’, ‘Strange’ and ‘Maddy Maddy Cry’. With hits holding notable positions in the top 10 spots longer than any other Reggae artist to date; San gained international notoriety as one of dancehall reggae’s superstars.
In the late 1990’s Papa San’s musical direction changed as life’s experiences directed his desires to develop a truly personal and a deeper relationship with God. This direction produced a change of lyrics which subsequently led him to record with notable gospel royalty like, Donnie McClurkin, Yolanda Adams, BeBe & CeCe Winans, Kirk Franklin and Mary Mary just to name a few.
Today, Papa San now known as Papa Son is on tour promoting his new Album “My Story Revolution”, featuring the hit single,“Devotion”. This tour is his opportunity to spread the gospel through his NEW music. On November 19th, Papa San will be joined on stage by gospel artists Minister Jody McCalla, Sharon Wiles and Tennishia “Sis King” King and others, in a benefit fundraising concert, designed to raise money for the Sonshine Family Ministries’ Building Fund.
The benefit concert will be hosted by none other than Mikey-B of WAVS 1170AM radio on Saturday, November 19th, at Royal Palm Beach High School. Doors open at 6pm, the concert begins at 7pm; tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Meal and refreshments are FREE. For tickets and more information call Lutz Promotions at 954.865.1643 or 561.309.1338.
Reggae/gospel artist Papa San began as a dancehall artist, releasing albums like 1990's Style & Fashion. Hip-hop and gospel elements found their way into his work on Pray Fi Dem and resounded in his guest appearance on the Reverend Jackie McCullogh's ‘This Is For You Lord’ project. Papa Son aka Papa San, now an ordained Minister, who pastors Our Father Kingdom Ministries, delivers his message of hope, love and conversion by using his unique style of music ministry to reach the masses. “I want to see souls saved for the Kingdom,” he says,“not just a few, but millions!”
About Sonshine Family Ministries
Sonshine Family Ministries, a non-profit 501 [C] 3, is a gospel based ministry that has been serving a loyal and international congregation in West Palm Beach for the past 3 years. They service the surrounding communities through fellowship and outreach. They have an established food bank; they also take an active role in participating in the Thanksgiving Projects sponsored by the Palm Beach Sherriff’s dept., and the local Kiwanis Club where they help in distributing turkeys and food baskets for the poor and needy. They also sponsor an International outreach program through their Haitian Outreach Programs via Church of God of the Upper Room Ministries and additionally they have adopted a neighborhood school in the Parish of Clarendon in Jamaica, W.I. where they supply books and supplies on a regular basis.