Shakka – Just Want To See You

shakkaJust heard this dude for the first time and I have this song on repeat. He has such a unique vocal style, it is so captivating.

According to Wikipedia,

Shakka is a singer-songwriter and producer from Notting Hill, whose music has been influenced by Indie, Dub Reggae, Hip-Hop, Motown and Garage. His musical inspirations include Bob Marley, Coldplay, The Police and Andre 3000.

He is an unsigned artist but has received extensive recognition earning himself a place in the MTV’s top 20 Unsigned Artists of 2013 list and receiving 2 MOBO Award nominations; including Best Newcomer. BBC’s Radio 1Xtra has supported Shakka throughout his rise to fame, most recently being invited to perform live for CJ’s Soundcheck.

He also has an EP out, entitled ‘Tribe’ available on iTunes here

Watch the video for ‘Just Want To See You’ below

What do you think?


Shakka’s official website

Shakka on YouTube

Shakka on Facebook

Shakka on Twitter

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