The 2009 staging of dancehall night at Reggae Sumfest held at the Catherine Hall Centre in Montego Bay drew one of the its largest crowd in the 17th year of the festival. Special tribute was paid to Beenie Man, where a citation was handed over to him by the organizer. He was also crowned by Lady Saw, The Queen Of The Dancehall. Sumfest production paid tribute to the late pop icon Michael Jackson. Good performances came from Beenie Man, Bounty Killa, Elephant Man and Spice. Other who also grace the stage where Flippa Maffiah who threw away several thousand dollars in the crowd, which in cludes UIS and Jamaican dollars, D-Angel, G-Mac, Poor N’ Boasy, Demarco, Assassin, Lady Saw, Mavodo, Vybes Kartel, Busy Signal, Kiprich, Spryng I, Voice Mail, Macka Diamon, I-Octane, Prodigal Son, Stacious, Nature, Mikey Ranks, Golden Voice, Mr. Chumps and Mr. Kruger.