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The day Leeds welcomed some of the biggest reggae stars on the planet

It was billed as Europe’s biggest free open-air reggae concert and attracted thousands to enjoy music from some of the biggest names from home and abroad.

The Leeds Reggae concert started back in 1985 on Potternewton Park to compliment the annual Leeds West Indian Carnival. The event has since evolved into the Black Music Festival. READ MORE: 33 photos you'll only understand if you love the Leeds West Indian Carnival

Jah Micks performs for the crowd in August 2007.

1. Leeds Reggae Concert memories

Jah Micks performs for the crowd in August 2007.
James Hardisty
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Crowds enjoying the entertainment in August 2007. Were you among them?

2. Leeds Reggae Concert memories

Crowds enjoying the entertainment in August 2007. Were you among them?
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More Fire Crew entertain the crowds in August 2003.

3. Leeds Reggae Concert memories

More Fire Crew entertain the crowds in August 2003.
Graham Lindley
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Remember American reggae artist Ragga on stage in August 2003?

4. Leeds Reggae Concert memories

Remember American reggae artist Ragga on stage in August 2003?
Graham Lindley
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