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I-Octane leading the next generation of dancehall stars.

Hot 97 “Who’s Next” concert is known to showcase new talents but this year the New York radio station is bringing on board blazing dancehall star I-Octane.

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I-Octane, one of reggae/dancehall’s most prolific deejays of the last few years, will be the headline act on the show on April 24 at SOBs.

“hard work pays off, and it feels good that the Hot 97 team has recognised the work I have put in,” I-Octane said. “I’m definitely looking forward to performing there.”

“A my time now, mi ready fi conquer the globe, it ago siicccckkkk,” I-Octane added.

Other artists who have graced the same stage in the past includes A$AP Rocky, Drake, and Kendrick Lamar.