Beenie Man
Here is the list of concerts that were cancelled during the Stop Murder Music campaign that was launched in July 2004. I have list all of the concerts that I have found on the internet, to show the portion that was affected by the Stop Murder Music campaign.

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2004 European tour
June 24, 2004: London, England (Ocean Club) (story).....••• CANCELLED •••
June 25, 2004: Brussel, Belgium (Tour & Taxis) (Couleur Café Festival) (
story).....••• show went on as sheduled, but artist was warned ••

2004 North American tour
August 01, 2004: New York, NY (Coney Island)
August 03, 2004: Hyannis, MA (Pufferbellies)
August 04, 2004: Providence, RI (The Strand)
August 05, 2004: Norfolk, VA (Norva Theatre)
August 06, 2004: Philadelphia, PA (Electric Factory) (
story)......••• Beenie Man was forced to drop 2 anti-gay songs from his set ••
August 07, 2004: Clifton Park, NY (Northern Lights)
August 08, 2004: Bladensburg, MD (Crossroads)
August 28, 2004: Miami, Florida (MTV Video Music Awards) (Club Row) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 24)
(The MTV Video Music Awards happened on Sunday August 29 at the American Airlines Arena, but Beenie Man's was initially part of the lineup for Saturday night festivities at Club Row)
September 03, 2004: New York, NY (Hammerstein Ballroom) (
story).....••• the show went on as sheduled, but protest ouside the venue ••
........(concert featured: Beenie Man, Vybz Kartel, T.O.K. and Elephant Man)
September 04, 2004: San Francisco, CA (Jamaica Gold Summer Fest) (story)......••• CANCELLED •••
September 17, 2004: London, ON (Centennial Hall) (
story)......••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 26)
September 18, 2004: Toronto, ON (club unknown) (
story)......••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 26)
October 06, 2004: New York, NY (Crowbar)
October 07, 2004: Farmingdale, NY (Downtown)
October 09, 2004: Towson, MD (Recher Theatre)
October 10, 2004: Norfolk, VA (Norva Theatre)
October 11, 2004: Philadelphia, PA (Electric Factory)
.(story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 9)
October 12, 2004: New Haven, CT (Toad's Place) (
story).....••• the show went on as sheduled, but protest ouside the venue ••
October 14, 2004: Pittsburgh, PA (The Boardwalk)
.(story)....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 11)
October 15, 2004: Rochester, NY (Water Street)
October 16, 2004: Cleveland, OH (Agora Ballroom) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 12)
October 18, 2004: Columbus, OH (Promo West Pavillion) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 12)
October 21, 2004: Royal Oak, MI (Royal Oak Theatre)
October 22, 2004: Cincinnati, OH (Bogarts)
October 23, 2004: Milwaukee, WI (The Rave)
October 25, 2004: Chicago, IL (House Of Blues) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 12)
October 26, 2004: Bloomington, IN (The Bluebird)
October 28, 2004: Indianaplois, IN (The Vogue) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 10)
October 29, 2004: Nashville, TN (Exit/In)
October 30, 2004: St. Louis, MO (Pageant)
October 31, 2004: Minneapolis, MN (Quest Club) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on Aug. 19)
November 1, 2004: Memphis, TN (The Premiere)
November 3, 2004: Houston, TX (Hush)
November 5, 2004: New Orleans, LA (House Of Blues)
November 6, 2004: Atlanta, GA (Roxy Theatre)
November 7, 2004: Orlando, FL (Hard Rock Live)
November 8, 2004: Miami, FL (James L, Knight CTR)

NOTE: On August 6th, Tobacco giant RJ Reynolds removed Beenie Man from it's Salem Stir Your Senses Tour, affecting 14 concerts. I haven't been able to find out if this meant 14 cancellations. (story)

2005 UK tour
NOTE: the information was found on a chatroom, on March 16, 2005. (story).(story).
March 16, 2005: Milton Keynes, England (Empire Night Club)
.....••• CANCELLED •••
March 17, 2005: Bristol, England (Club UK)
.....••• CANCELLED •••
March 18, 2005: Nottingham, England (?)
....••• CANCELLED •••
March 19, 2005: Leeds, England (?)
....••• CANCELLED •••
March 20, 2005: London, England (Stratford Rex)
.....••• apparently the show went on as sheduled ••

May 22, 2005: Berkeley, California (Shattuck Down Low) ((with Silver Cat)story).....••• the show went on as sheduled ••.
May 23, 2005: Berkeley, California (Shattuck Down Low) .....••• the show went on as sheduled ••

(with Silver Cat)July 29, 2005: Georgetown, Guyana (National Park) (Beenie Man performed Bad Man Chi Chi Man) (story).

NOTE: In 2005, Beenie Man performed extensively overseas. This included stops across the U.S. in Las Vegas, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Connecticut, New Jersey and Chicago, where he performed at the Trump Convention Centre for the Martin International Awards..

May 6, 2006: Jamaica, Queens, NY (Club Amuzura)
........(Capleton, Beenie man, Jah Thunder, Teddie Selassie)
May 28, 2006: Miami, FL (Bicentennial Park)
........(Memorial Fest 2006: Buju Banton, Shabba Ranks, Bounty Killer, Beenie Man, Cocoa Tea, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Lady Saw, Ce'Cile, Junior Demus and more)
June 4, 2006: White Plains, NY (Westchester County Center)
........(Westchester Reggae Fest: Sizzla, Beenie Man, Baby Cham, Richie Spice, Morgan Heritage, Cocoa Tea, Splicer)
July 8 or 9, Easrt London, England (?)
July 18, 2006: New York, NY (Webster Hall) (Reggae Gold Live 2006 Summer Jumpoff) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••. (cancelled July 12)
........(AIDS Benefit Concert organized by LIFEbeat, featuring Beenie Man, Wayne Wonder, T.O.K., Sasha and Kulcha Don, Foxy Brown)
July 25, 2006: New York City, NY (?)
July 29, 2006: Bournemouth, UK (Bournemouth International Centre) (
story).....••• CANCELLED •••.....(cancelled on July 5)
........NOTE: this seems to be the only European date at this point.
July 20-21-22, 2006: Montego Bay, Jamaica (Catherine Hall)
........(Reggae Sumfest 2006 (July 16-22): Bounty Killa, Capleton, Beenie Man, Elephant Man, Baby Cham, Lady Saw, Mr. Vegas, Wayne Marshall, Turbulence, Macka Diamond, Spice, Left Side & Esco, Idonia, Voicemail, Gyptian, Busy Signal, Beyonce, Kanye West, Damian "Jr. Gong"Marley", Sean Paul and many more)
July 20, 2006: Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica (Stormfront)
........(Red Stripe Reggae SumFest 2006 (July 16-22): JULY 20: Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Capleton, Elephant Man, Cham, Chuck Fenda, Macka Diamond, Wayne Marshall, Busy Signal, Leftside & Esco, Voice Mail, Spice, Gyptian, Fantan Mojah, Natural Black, Little Hero, Black-er, Conrad, Crystal & Suga Roy and Aidonia)
August 05, 2006: Priory, St. Ann, Jamaica (Reggae Sunsplash 2006 – August 3 to 6) (
........(International Night, August 5: Steel Pulse, UB40, Inner Voice, Etana and Kamau, Damian ‘JR Gong’ Marley, Kip Rich, Maxi Priest, Luciano, Buju Banton, Beenie Man)
August 17, 2006: Hollywood, CA (Dragonfly)
September 03, 2006: Jamaica, Queens, New York (Roy Wilkins Park) (Irie Jamboree 2006)
........(Beres Hammond, Beenie Man, Buju Banton, Baby Cham, Assassin, Capleton, Cocoa Tea, Gregory Isaacs and Beniton)

2007 European Tour
February 09, 2007: Bristol, England (Trinity Center)
February 10, 2007: Birmingham, England (Aston Villa Events Center)

May 04, 2007: Bedford, England (Chapel 29)
(is this really May 4 or May 7).....••• CANCELLED •••
May 05, 2007: Bradford, England (?)
May 06, 2007: London, England (Coronet)
.....••• CANCELLED •••.
May 07, 2007: Bedford, England (Chapel 29)
(the European Tour date says it's May 7).....••• CANCELLED •••
May 08, 2007: Anvers, Belgium (Petrol)
May 09, 2007: Nancy, France (L'Autre Canal)
May 10, 2007: Barcelona, Spain (Razzmatazz)
May 11, 2007: Madrid, Spain (Parque Juan Carlos I) (Cultura Urbana Festival)
May 12, 2007: Bilbao, Spain (Santana 27)
May 15, 2007: Bordeaux, France (Barbey)
May 16, 2007: Paris, France (L'Elysee Montmartre)
May 17, 2007: Stutgart, Germany (Zapata)
May 18, 2007: Strasbourg, France (La Laiterie)
May 21, 2007: Toulouse, France (Havana Cafe)
May 22, 2007: Montpellier, France (Rockstore)
May 23, 2007: Marseille, France (Le Moulin)
May 24, 2007: Fribourg, Germany (?)
May 25, 2007: Winterthur, Switzerland (City Hall)
May 26, 2007: Lyon, France (?)
May 29, 2007: Bologne, Italy (Link)
May 30, 2007: Milan, Italy (Alkatraz)
May 31, 2007: Rome, Italy (Tenda)

June 01, 2006: Turin, Italy (Hiroshima)
June 02, 2007: Onet, France (Le Chateau Skabazac)
June 29, 2007: Voss, Norway (Festival)
June 30, 2007: Oslo, Norway (Rockefeller)

July 02, 2007: Hamburg, Germany (Fabrik)
(with Collie Buddz)
July 04, 2007: Berlin, Germany (Kesselhaus)
(with Collie Buddz)
July 05, 2007: Munich, Germany (Tollwood) (Summerjam Festival)
(with Collie Buddz & Tanya Stephen)
July 07, 2007: Cologne, Germany (Fuhlinger See) (Summerjam)
........(Summerjam Festival (July 6-8): JULY 7: Sizzla, Beenie Man, Sean Paul, Tanya Stephens, Turbulence, Collie Buddz, Stebastian Sturm, Fantan Mojah, Cologne, Tony Rebel, Warrior King, Perfect)
July 08, 2007: Amsterdam, Holland (Heineken Music Hall) (Two Seven Splash Festival)
........(Beenie Man, Tanya Stephens, Fantah Mojah, Perfect, Steel Pulse, Stephen Marley, Sizzla, Collie Budz, Jampara & The Batalion)
July 12, 2007: Osoppo, Italy (Rivellino Park) (Rototom Sunsplash)
..... ..(Rototom Sunsplash (July 6-14): JULY 12:Beenie Man, Kalafro & Scarma Band, Sud Sound System, LP International, Babasound)
July 13, 2007: Montreux, Switzerland (Montreux Jazz Festival)
July 14, 2007: Saint Polten, Austria (Nuke Festival)
July 15, 2007: Dour, Belgium (Dour Festival)
July 19, 2007: Montego Bay, Jamaica (15th Annual Reggae Sumfest – July 15 to 21)
........(July 19: XPLOSION: Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Elephant Man, Cham, Vybz Kartel, Movado, Lady Saw, Vegas, Ninja Man, Chuck Fenda, Anthony B, Assassin, Munga Honourable, Erup, Macka Diamond, Wayne Marshall, Voice Mail, Busy Signal, Kiprich, Aidonia, Little Hero, Gyptian, Lutan Fyah, Ginja, Shane-O, TZeflon w/Live Wyya)
July 20, 2006: Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica (Stormfront)
........(Red Stripe Reggae SumFest 2006 (July 16-22): JULY 20: Beenie Man, Bounty Killer, Capleton, Elephant Man, Cham, Chuck Fenda, Macka Diamond, Wayne Marshall, Busy Signal, Leftside & Esco, Voice Mail, Spice, Gyptian, Fantan Mojah, Natural Black, Little Hero, Black-er, Conrad, Crystal & Suga Roy and Aidonia)

August 05, 2007: Annoto Bay, Jamaica (Gray's Inn Sports Complex) (St.Mary Mi Come From)
........(Capleton, Sizzla, Norris Man, Cocoa Tea, Beenie Man, Richie Spice, Munga, Mavado, Third World, Jose Wales, Anthony B, Macka Diamond, Ninja Man and more)
August 10, 2007: Eersel, Netherlands (Reggae Sundance Festival)
........(Reggae Sundance Festival (August 10-12): JULY 10: Queen Ifrica, Beenie Man, Buju Banton)
August 11, 2007: Uppsala, Sweeden (Uppsala Reggae Fest)
........(Uppsala Reggae Festival (August 9-11): Gentleman, Bunny Wailer, Richie Spice, Beenie Man, Yellowman, Lutan Fyah, Midnite, Gyptian, Buju Banton, Natural Black, Soja, Junior Natural, Earl Sixteen, Iqulah, King Shiloh, Soldiers Of Jah Army...)

September 02, 2007: Queens, New York (Roy Wilkins Park) (Irie Jamboree)
........(Stephen Marley, Luciano, Morgan Heritage, Anthony B, Assassin, Beenie Man, Mr Vegas, Da'Ville, Lady Saw, Tony Matterhorn, Munga, Mr Easy, Etana, Pressure, and Jockwell)

December 07, 2007: Waterloo, Ontario (unknown club) (story)......••• CANCELLED •••
........(I was told that the concert went on, but without Beenie Man)
December 29, 2007: Guyana

May 25, 2008: Miami, Florida (Bicentennial Park) (Best Of The Best 2008)
.......(Super Cat, Buju Banton, Bounty Killer, Beenie Man, Sizzla, Junior Reid, Barrington Levy, Machel Montano, Tarrus Riley, Mavado, Etana, Dean Frasier, Assassin, Serani, Bling Dawg, New Kidz, Shifta, Demarco, Bugle, Screechy Dan, Rockefella and Dilly Chris)
June 14, 2008: New York City, NY (TBA) (Jamrock Magazine Festival)
(with Etana, Assassin, Ky-Mani Marley, Demarco, etc.)

aparently no concerts were cancelled

December 05, 2009: Kampala, Uganda (Kyadondo Rugby Club) (
December 12, 2009: Toronto, Ontario (Kool Haus) (

story)......••• CANCELLED •••

January 15, 2010: Auckland, New Zealand (Mt Smart Stadium) ......••• CANCELLED •••
January 17, 2010: Gold Coast, Australia (Parklands) ......••• CANCELLED •••
January 22, 2010: Sydney, Australia (Sydney Showground) ......••• CANCELLED •••
January 23, 2010: Sydney, Australia (Sydney Showground) ......••• CANCELLED •••
January 26, 2010: Melbourne, Australia (Flemington Racecourse) ......••• CANCELLED •••
January 29, 2010: Adelaide, Australia (Adelaide Showground) ......••• CANCELLED •••
January 31, 2010: Perth, Australia (Claremont Showground) ......

26.06 BRUXELLES, BELGIUM (couleur Cafe Festival)
27.06 THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS (Parkpop Festival) ••• CANCELLED •••


Beenie Man made an official video statement in May 2012, saying that he moved on with his career. See the HISTORY & NEWS section of this website on May 14 for more details.

This is not the list of all the concerts, because this request some time for reseach, but some concert with breif explainations.

August 10, 2012: Huddersfield, England (Club Sin)
........••• concert CANCELLED by the singer himself •••
August 11, 2012: Winchester, England (Boom Town)........••• concert CANCELLED by the singer himself •••
August 11, 2012: Dunstable, England (Leisure Center)........••• concert CANCELLED by the singer himself •••
August 12, 2012: London, England (Brixton Academy)........••• concert CANCELLED by the singer himself •••
August 20, 2012: Benicassim, Spain (Benicassim Seaside Resort)   [ROTOTOM SUNSPLASH FESTIVAL]
August 30, 2012: Bridgeport, Connecticut (White Eagle Club)
........••• CANCELLED: doesn't seems to be related to gay protests •••..

NOTE FOR UPDATES IN THIS SECTION: Due to my work on other projects, I am now spending less time updating this website. After Autumn 2008, I may still update this section with a some information. If you only see a few dates written below, that doesn't mean it reflect the number of shows done by an artist.

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