8. St. Kitts Music Festival (Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis; June 28-30)
The St. Kitts Music Festival always brings out big names from both the pop/R&B and Caribbean music worlds. Following soca night featuring Machel Montano and Edwin Yearwood & Krosfyah on June 28, and reggae/dancehall night on June 29, with Popcaan, Damian Marley, I-Octane, Eric Donaldson and Lovindeer, Roberta Flack, Toni Braxton and Omarion are all slated to take the stage on June 30. With no other acts announced yet for the festival’s closing day, expect some more big names to be added, too.