Spoken phrase artiste Shakela is the lone feminine to seem within the upcoming live performance collection Reside and Direct in White. The third version of the live performance will come off on October 5 at Kaiso Blues Cafe on Wrightson Highway, Port of Spain.
Gary Cordner the person behind the collection of live shows through which he’s the headliner will deliver a few of his mates collectively to carry out with him on the night time.
Together with the band Pink White and Black, former Soca Monarch and Highway March champion SuperBlue, the incomparable Johnny King, Blackie and Mini Priest may also carry out.
The previous coast guardsman Cordner popped into the nationwide limelight in December 1993 when he rocked the nation with Police Wanting For King Dangerous, a tune about Aldwin King, a then wished badman from Laventille.
Cordner’s music modified when he did a tour of responsibility in Haiti in 1994, when the Hatian military seized energy from its first democratically-elected president Jean Bertrand Aristide. Cordner was a member of a 600-strong multi-national drive despatched to Haiti to revive order.
He noticed that tour as punishment for the tune he did the yr earlier than however it turned out to be a blessing. Cordner stated he noticed struggling first-hand and made a acutely aware resolution to make use of the expertise for a superb.
On his return to Trinidad his music modified to a Caribbean French/African beat with a ardour like by no means earlier than. This ardour for calypso and music led Cordner to provide songs like Shango, Dance, Love You Tonight, Maintain on an Wine, Seduction, Pink White and Black and a Tribute to Black Stalin.
Cordner says he desires this version of Reside and Direct in White to surpass the primary two and he’s working very arduous to verify his followers get a live performance of a lifetime.