Entertainment

Chikie Grainz ready to spread her wings

Friday, January 19, 2018

Print this page Email A Friend!


MOST newcomers in the music industry complain about the lack of airplay and limited opportunities. Despite the odds, rising deejay Chikie Grainz is ready to spread her wings.

The St Thomas-based dancehall artiste is confident that her talent and work ethic will aid in her bid to become the next major female act locally.

“I'm ready to take my place in the spotlight. I have the talent, the image and the drive to make it. I'm going to be a star,” said Chikie Grainz, whose given name is Chikie Brown.

Having launched her career two years ago with the song Tek a Little Time (produced by Deano Dean Production), Chikie Grainz has slowly come into her own.

As she prepares to release Come After Come, Chikie Grainz is upbeat about the positive feedback to the song.

“My new single is hot [and]I'm getting a lot of positive feedback about it. Trust me, it's going to burn up the streets. I think this is the song that's going to give me that breakthrough in the music business,” she said.

Come After Come is produced by Lance Cockburn. It is to be officially released on February 1, 2018.

“This year is my year and I plan to go really hard. I'm working on a lot of new music for my fans,” she said.

Her other releases include Bad Gal and Fall in Love featuring J Deva.

— Kevin Jackson

ADVERTISEMENT




POST A COMMENT

HOUSE RULES

1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed: advertising@jamaicaobserver.com.

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email: community@jamaicaobserver.com.

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy



comments powered by Disqus
ADVERTISEMENT

Poll

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT