Home » Club / DJ, In Person

Caribbean Island Takeover Soca Fete (Oakland)

Dang! This event has already taken place.
>> Want to see our Top Picks for this week instead?
Friday, July 30, 2021 - 9:00 pm to 2:00 am | Cost: $40*
*General admission to Island Takeover Soca Fete

New Karibbean City | 1408 Webster St., Oakland, CA

Event Details

An exhilarating Caribbean Fete experience featuring the award winning headliners Nailah Blackman and Mr. Killa with an all-star dj lineup!

Oakland California is about to experience “Island Takeover: A Soca Fete” featuring performances by two of the Caribbean’s hottest entertainers Nailah Blackman and Mr. Killa!
It’s a party all night with our all-star dj line up DJ Doogie and DJ Kobie reppin Trinidad and Tobago, DJ Nadi spinning his signature Electropical EDM/Soca fusion vibe, and Veyn holding the vibe reppin the US Virgin Islands. All complete with drinks from the Bay’s best bartenders from New Karibbean City and a taste of the islands authentic Caribbean cuisine by Cocobreeze Caribbean Restaurant.
Purchase tickets for the ultimate fete experience in the Bay Area at www.Cocobreeze.co
You don’t want to miss this!

About the artists:
Hollice Mapp, better known as Mr. Killa is a versatile soca artist and an exceptional entertainer. His unique sound incorporates elements of EDM, dancehall and other genres while remaining authentically soca. His electrifying stage presence defies explanation; it must be experienced to be truly understood. This Grenada native has many accolades including but not limited to several Soca Monarch titles (National and International) locally in Grenada and abroad in Trinidad and Tobago. As well as the coveted Road March titles. His best selling hits include “Oil It”, “Rolly Polly”, and his viral sensation “Run Wid It” that engaged many celebrities including world renowned Usain Bolt and Drake. In 2019, Mr. Killa fulfilled a life-long dream to launch a state of the art recording studio, multimedia facility, and a radio station in his hometown of Gouyave. He also launched the Go-Carnival APP, a hub of information and connectivity for Carnivals world wide. In addition to being one of the most in-demand performers in the Caribbean and its disapora, Mr. Killa has also performed in China, Europe, Central America and other regions.Mr. Killa is an exceptional entertainer with a penchant for creating unforgettable songs and mesmerizing performances, he is steadfastly focused on his purpose to serve as Grenada and the Caribbean’s musical and cultural ambassador.
Soca Princess Nailah Blackman has been a force since her breakout year 2017. Nailah has positioned herself as a leader through her music, style, and charisma. From her 2017 hit song Baila Mami, to be being nominated for the Viewers’ Choice: Best New International Act award at the BET Awards this alluring powerhouse is no stranger to excellence. The multi-talented singer grew up in South Trinidad, where music and love for her culture flowed through her veins. The granddaughter of the legendary Ras Shorty I, creator of Soca music, and the daughter of musician, actress and designer Abbi Blackman, Nailah has always been destined for greatness. In true Princess fashion Nailah was presented with a Cultural Ambassador Award from the New York Senate during New York City’s Labor Day Celebrations. Nailah has toured worldwide and performed on prestiogious stages such as Coachella, Olympia in Paris, Japan, Switzerland, Canada, USA, and the Caribbean. You may recognize her distinct sound from her hits with some of the biggest artists from the Caribbean such as Shenseea, Konshens, Kes, Tarrus Riley, and living legend Calypso Rose. Get ready as she delights you with some of your favorite hits including but not limited to “More Sokah”, “Baddishh”, and “Workout”.
21+ ID Required NO REFUNDS

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: $40*
*General admission to Island Takeover Soca Fete
Categories: Club / DJ, In Person
Address: 1408 Webster St., Oakland, CA