One Love 2019 is shaping up to be the best yet, with some of the most well-known and exciting names in reggae, roots, soul and R’n’B added to the bill, says promoters.
The annual music concert will be held at Tauranga Domain over Auckland Anniversary weekend on Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27.
Today, it’s been confirmed that chart-topping Hawaiian legends Rebel Souljahz and the award-winning US reggae band Tribal Seeds are joining the line-up.
"Rebel Souljahz are at the top of their game and have carved out a name for themselves around the globe, with smash hits such as ‘Nothing To Hide’ and ‘The One’," says the One Love promoters.
Meanwhile, hailing from San Diego, Tribal Seeds are a must-see act, whose albums have continually topped the Reggae Billboard charts.
Also announced today are New Zealand’s very own The Black Seeds; festival favourite Stan Walker and DJ Jayrasik.
They complete the line-up, which includes the already-announced headliners UB40 feat Ali, Astro and Mickey; Ky Mani Marley; Maxi Priest; Kolohe Kai; LaTasha Lee; Raging Fiyah; Katchafire; Fiji; LAB; Aaradhna; Tomorrow People; General Fiyah and Paua.
"Undoubtedly one of Aotearoa’s favourite summer festivals, promoters are working hard behind the scenes to build on the event’s stellar reputation and its previous years of success.
"In 2019, punters will enjoy an exciting redesigned site layout including a new look marketplace; streamlined entry system; VIP entry with a tight cap on the VIP area’s capacity; a chill out area; plus overall a new fresh look for the famed two-day extravaganza."
There’s also good news for One Love’s campers Next year there will be a new campground experience called ‘Vibe Town’.
Under new management, the two and three day camping experience will be hosted at a new central location - the Tauranga Racecourse.
"It’ll have an entertainment hub, which will host a bar, music, food and a general store, where festival-goers can buy essentials, as well as an official One Love merch store and onsite parking. To top it off, there’ll be hot showers and 24/7 security!"
In addition to the two-day One Love, Tauranga will also host the festival’s warm-up party, the Good Vibes Festival. It will be held at Soper Reserve, Mount Maunganui on Friday, January 25, before One Love 2019 kicks off at Tauranga Domain over Auckland anniversary weekend (Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27).
Good Vibes features Kora, Sons of Zion, Josh Wawa, Kiwini, Micah G, Jordan T; NRG Rising, Lion Rezz. Tickets from www.onelovefestival.co.nz
ONE LOVE TICKET INFO
Tickets are still available for the One Love Festival, but they are selling fast, with VIP passes already gone. But there are still limited numbers of VIP one-day passes, so get in quick.
One Love 'GA' Hard copy Tickets are now available for $175.00. Official Hard copy Ticket Reps Info is on the One Love Facebook page and also on the Website.