Published On: Tue, Jun 18th, 2013

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North Sea JazzWILLEMSTAD - Music superstar Usher has been announced as one of the headlining acts for the highly anticipated 4th Annual Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival. He joins an impressive roster including some of the most popular artists on the planet: legendary divas Diana Ross and Gladys Knight, The Roots, Erykah Badu, Marc Anthony, Toto, Luis Miguel, Raphael Saadiq, Los Lobos, Harry Belafonte, Paul Anka, Sonny Rollins, New Cool Collective, and many others.

Usher - singer, songwriter, actor, entrepreneur, and philanthropist - is an 8-time Grammy winner with17 Billboard award wins. Gladys Knight, known as the "Empress of Soul", has sold millions of albums world-wide over her 40 year career. Diana Ross, deemed the "Female Entertainer of the Century" by the Guinness Book of World Records, boasts 70 hit singles. These musical superstars, along with many others, will converge on Curaçao's stage to showcase their talents to an international audience.

"The Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival is growing into one of the best music festivals in the world and headlining acts like Usher, Luis Miguel, Gladys Knight and Diana Ross cements the Festival's reputation. Curaçao is truly now an A-list destination for music and cultural tourism in the Caribbean," says Andre Rojer, Marketing Manager North America, Curaçao Tourist Board.

The fourth edition of the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival will take place in the World Trade Center - Piscadera Bay on August 30 and 31, 2013. The two day festival boasts a wide range of international artists delivering an eclectic mix of Jazz, Blues, Pop, Soul, R&B, Rock, Latin and Gospel music. Leading up to the festival, a variety of free concerts and events will take place around the island.

Tickets for the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival begin at $195/day and are on sale now. For more information, please visit www.curacaonorthseajazz.com.

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