On September 30, the fifth annual Image Entertainment and Distinction (IED) Awards show will take place in Brooklyn, New York.
Over the years, the IED Awards show has honoured and highlighted influential celebrities, philanthropists, businessmen and women who proudly serve their communities.
Hosts for the evening are Grammy Award-winning reggae artiste Shaggy and Tara Wallace of the VH1’s show, Love and Hip-Hop New York.
The evening will commence with a red-carpet event from 7-8 p.m., followed by the awards ceremony from 8-11 p.m.
Iconic reggae singer Marcia Griffiths and calypso king The Mighty Sparrow will receive the Lifetime Achievement in Music Awards.
Additionally, Maxi Priest will receive the IED Lifetime Image Award.