Thu, 9 Apr 2009 19:16:19 -0500

 It has just been announced that, The IV Peoples’ Summit has invited Jamaican conscious reggae performer Dennis McKay pka Mackie Conscious, to be a guest performer at this year‘s Fifth Summit of the Americas conference. This year’s event will be held for the first time in the Caribbean; the Port of Spain,Trinidad and Tobago from April 17 – 19, 2009.
Mackie having achieved International recognition for his conscious works
in the Reggae Entertainment field, is world renowned as One of Jamaica’s
Premier, Reggae Conscious Artists. It is fitting that the invitation was
extended to Mackie, as this years’ theme for The Fifth Summit of the
Americas is: “Securing Our Citizens’ Future by Promoting Human
Prosperity, Energy Security and Environmental Sustainability”.

When asked, what is so special about this particular Artist? The
response i s always; That “by all appearances Mackie truly lives and
sings about the real consciousness of life”. This consciousness is shown
like a beacon of light through the social awareness and positive
messages in his music. From conscious songs such as “The World is in
Trouble” “Cell phone on the Hip” to “More Reality”, Mackie’s musical
expressions seems to personify the person within.

It is well noted as of late; there has been much negative press on
Reggae Artist going’s on. In such light; Mackie considers it “an honour’
to be recognized for his positive lyrics and to be invited to such a
prestigious event.

It is more than noteworthy of what an honour it is, for Mackie Conscious
to be invited to this Summit: The mere fact that – The president of the
United States of America – President Obama will also be in attendance.

The official White House press states: President Barack Obama will go
to the Fifth Summit of the Americas in T rinidad and Tobago in “a spirit
equality,” looking to exchange ideas with the region’s leaders and hear
what they have to say about a range of issues.

Being a true Reggae Ambassador – Mackie Conscious will also visit media
houses across Trinidad and Tobago to share his music and promote the
message of true Peace, Love and Unity.

To learn more about Montego Bays’ number 1 son and one of Jamaica’s
leading Reggae Conscious Performers. Go to:

About The Fifth Summit of the Americas:

The Fifth Summit of the Americas will be held in Port of Spain, Trinid
and Tobago, from April 17th to 19th, 2009. It brings together leaders of
34 states in the western hemisphere (excluding Cuba). This is the first
time this Summit is being staged in the Caribbean.

The opportunity presented by the staging of the Summit of the Americas
in Trinidad and Tobago is being used by the social movements of the
hemisphere opposed to neo-liberalism to meet and to address an agenda
for the people of the hemisphere. This alternative forum, called the IV
Peoples’ Summit is a drive for social justice, equity, peace and
sustainable development.

The V Peoples’ Summit of the Americas will bring together members of
trade unions, non-governmental organisations, civil society, social
movements, agricultural groups, students, human rights activist,
cultural activist and a wide variety of other progressive networks and
persons from the Caribbean, Latin America and North America. The
Peoples’ Summit will give pa rticipants the opportunity to discuss
and analyse contemporary issues through the lens of a peoples’
perspective in order to define new strategies towards establishing
alternative solutions to the many crises we currently face.

For more on the Fifth go to:

Contact for: Mackie Conscious:
Conscious Production Jamaica
876 385 0389
876 940 6511
876 995 3367
USA: 1-413-30-4566

Mushiya Jobe Enterprises
P.O. Box 600542
Dallas, Texas 75360-0542
www.mackieconscious.c om


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