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Aruba has a love for dancehall music and everyone came out in full support to witness the Energy God’s first appearance in Aruba at the Total Control Street Party held in Oranjestad, the capital of Aruba on July 7th to celebrate the 10th year anniversary of Exide Music Group.
Elephant Man Press Conference at 7West
On the evening prior to the event, a press conference was held at 7West to welcome Elephant Man to Aruba and to highlight his new single Dash Wata produced by Q45 Productions. Local and International press were on hand to interview Elephant Man. He graciously greeted the press as well as the many fans also present and took time to sign autographs and take photos.
Soundcheck for Total Control
The location of West Straat in the downtown area was blocked off to transform the area into a Street Party with the main stage overlooking the harbor.
For the main event, Elephant man backed by his 5 piece band from Kingston, Jamaica performed a high energy 45 minute set proving to the Arubian fans why he his is considered the Energy God. Always known to engage the audience, he also highlighted some local dancers on the stage and brought some fans on stage as well for some good natured fun.
Showtime for Elephant Man!
Aruba has some beautiful scenery. Here are just a few highlights. See the slide shows below to see more photos from this trip. To learn a little more about Aruba and it’s culture check out the following site. http://www.everyculture.com/A-Bo/Aruba.html#b
Check the Slide show for photos of Elephant Man in Aruba
Total Control Sound Check and more sights around downtown Orenjestad