1. SWING

Soca music originated out of calypso and is now one of the popular genres out of the Caribbean region.(www.sparkeydrakes.net) Swing was recorded by Guyanese born artist Michael Drakes aka Sparkey. Sparkey is considered a ragga /soca singer, this is a blend of soca and reggae. Swing is considered a groovy soca song, because it is slower than uptempo soca which has a speed up to 160bpm.

So meet Sparkey an award winning soca artist.