The Evening's Entertainment
Derrick Barnett & The Statement Band
Derrick Barnett is revered as “Dancehall’s Greatest Live Bassist” and has held the title for more than 30 years since he formed the Sagittarius Band in the 1980’s.
Barnett is not only a skilled bassist, he also excels at the guitar, drums, keyboard, singing and songwriting. Ever since the inception of the Sagittaruis Band, Barnett has toured worldwide performing as the backing band for the likes of Yellow Man, Toots Hibbert, Marcia Griffiths, Sister Nancy, Eek A Mouse and Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers.