Veteran reggae artist Freddie McGregor was present at the New Year’s Eve Black and White New York City at Resort World Casino. McGregor dropped the single “See It In You” and immediately the fans were connected that the captain, who sang and dance to the popular hits Let Them Try, Push Come To shove, Keys To The City, Prophesy, Big Ship and Just Don’t Wanna Be Lonely. Captain McGregor was encored with a capella version of his R&B balled So I Will Wait For You. At the end of his set, Dj Roy thanked McGregor for his support and presented him with a custom made Road International winter jacket, engraved with the words CAPTAIN Freddie McGregor, WE RUN ROAD.
Prime Minister Andrew Holness’ mother, Sonia Harvey; Florida-based radio host John T from WAVS, who made the trek to New York City; attorney Donald Vernon; and members of the Irie Jam radio family were there to witness and celebrate the new year.