In the middle of a heatwave it got even hotter when the sounds of Jamaica rocked the Capital of New York State. It was Reggae Night, part of the Capital Concert Series at the Empire State Plaza in Albany.

Hot 99.1's DJ Biz was your host as King Yellowman and our favorite 'Bad Boys', Inner Circle kept the crowd pumped up on an especially HOT night!

Hot Shots: Inner Circle and Yellowman at the Empire State Plaza

It was indeed a HOT night in Albany as many came out to SWEAT!

Wednesday July 20, 2022 was Reggae Night at the Empire State Plaza, part of the free Capital Concert Series. Thousands came out to be part of the show, whether it was sitting on the museum steps or dancing in front of the stage.

The night began legendary reggae artist King Yellowman featuring K'reema and the Sagittarius Band. Afterward, the iconic Jamaican sounds of Inner Circle heated things up even more with their hits 'Bad Boys', 'Sweat' and 'Summer Jammin'.

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What a night! Can you spot yourself in the crowd?

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