ORANJESTAD — The 19th edition of Soul Beach Music Festival is on 22-28 May with an impressive line-up starring John Legend. The winner of 10 Grammy Awards, Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Tony Award and many more will shine on stage May 26nd in Aruba during the festival.
Ella Mai is another famous Singer/song writer that will entertain the audience. The star from Great Britain won the Best Song Grammy with her song ‘Boo’d up’. Singer/song writer H.E.R. (Having Everything Revealed) is on stage as well, she won two Grammy Awards with her R&B Album.
The festival is known for its spectacular ambiance and high quality artists. Many visitors come especially to our island to enjoy the Soul Beach Music Festival and combine this with a relaxing vacation in the Caribbean. The economic impact of the festival is one to mention as in the year 2018 the festival had a result of 9 million American dollars, 7 % more than in 2017. Total 5.500 visitors came to Aruba for the festival, 500 more than in 2017.
The visitors spent an average of $ 350, – per person, per day during their stay. The average stay was six days and 92 % of the visitors were citizens of the United States proving that the US is still the number one market for this festival. For more information about the festival please visit https://soulbeach.net/2019/.q