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SOCA OR DIE

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Soca Or Die returns to Rebel. Friday December 22nd, 2017. Featuring an All-Star Soca Artist line-up: KES the BAND, KERWIN DU BOIS, TEDDYSON JOHN, PATRICE ROBERTS and for the first time NAILAH BLACKMAN Rebel Night Club

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NAILAH SHOWS STYLE AND TALENT IN SOKAH ORIGINS CONCERT

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Less than a year after bursting on the soca scene, Nailah Blackman is proving she is a force to be reckoned with. The launch of her EP, Sokah and band of the same name, held in the form of a concert on San Fernando Hill was a gutsy move that many veterans in the business have never attempted. The venue, …

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Nailah and Uber team up for Sokah Origins concert

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On Saturday, Nailah Blackman will embrace her birthright, continuing along the path pioneered by her grandfather, the legendary Garfield Blackman, “Ras Shorty I.” Blackman, who will celebrate her 20th birthday on that day, will launch her debut album, Sokah, with an origins concert on San Fernando Hill. Her sound reflects the evolution of the genre, but stays true to its fundamental ethos …

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NAILAH BLACKMAN TALKS FAMILY TIES AND SOKAH

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Nailah Blackman may be relatively unknown to most readers, but she hails from a soca dynasty that none can rival. Her grandfather Lord Shorty (Garfield Blackman), who went on to become Ras Shorty I, is credited as the creator of soca music. Today, Nailah is following in his footsteps. Her track Work Out featuring Kes The Band was a massive …

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NAILAH BLACKMAN PAYS HOMAGE TO RAS SHORTY I IN NEW SOKAH VIDEO

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Nailah Blackman has just dropped the official video her her latest hit, ‘Sokah’. The video, which features Len ‘Boogsie’ Sharpe and Mungal Patasar, opens with an interview with her grandfather, Ras Shorty I, talking about coining the term ‘soca’ and its original purpose: creating a sound that would bring people of African and East Indian descent together as well as creating …

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NAILAH BLACKMAN GOES BACK TO HER ROOTS WITH SOKAH

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On her latest release, Sokah, Nailah Blackman is giving more than a passing nod to her roots. At a time when soca music has become the sound of the Caribbean and is filtering into the music of global artists such as Drake, the granddaughter of the late Ras Shorty I, creator of soca music, the 19-year-old is reminding everyone where …

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NAILAH BLACKMAN ft. SHENEESA – “Badishh”

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Produced By: Anson “Pro” Soverall Artiste: Nailah Blackman ft Shenseea Title: BADISHH Video Produced & Directed by: Plex (Sandwich Media) Mixed by: Jabari “Shawtboss” Winchester At Diamond Sounds Recorded at: Anson Productions/ M.I.M.E LTD Mastered By : Precision Productions Introducing the two newest female sensations in the Caribbean Nailah Blackman & Shenseea coming off of their recent mega hit singles …

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VALHALLA WORKED OUT FOR BAILA MAMI NAILAH BLACKMAN

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Proud of her Bajan roots, Nailah Blackman not only rocked the stage at Valhalla but she embraced Barbadian culture completely sharing the stage with Riddim Tribe dancers, MarzVille and Stiffy. The Trinidadian started her set with the declaration that her great grandfather was Bajan and that’s where her interview with Loop offstage after her performance catapulted from too. “My great …