Dancehall / News

Shaggy Set To Perform On American Idol Season 17


Shaggy will be making an appearance on American Idol season 17.

Grammy-winning dancehall star Shaggy is gearing up to release his next solo album Wah Gwaan, due sometime this year. In between recording the project, the dancehall legend finds time to tour with his collaborator Sting and of course, perform on American Idol. Shaggy made the announcement on his Instagram account last weekend telling his fans that he is excited about the performance.

“Excited to announce I’m joining @AmericanIdol this season for their All-Star Duets! Tune- in for the premiere March 3 and later in the season for my episode on ABC,” he wrote.

Aside from Shaggy, some other big names will be performing with contestants in the duet round including, “Chris Isaak, Elle King, Ben Harper, Lukas Graham, and more.

Shaggy is still in a celebratory mood after picking up his second Grammy award earlier this month for Best Reggae Album.

View this post on Instagram

#shaggy set to perform on #americanidol duet round

A post shared by Urbanislandz (@urbanislandz) on