Episode 36: SOCA begins Grammy Best Global Performance contention – Laura and Nigel speak with soca producer Kasey Phillips and former Grammy Awards genre manager Marlon Fuentes about the clear opportunities towards recognition of the genre within the Recording Academy by their facilitation of the soca producers’ significant membership drive in 2021. This first step is a real world initiative that can move the needle on Caribbean music’s growth in a rebranded World music category.
- Programme Date: 7 July 2021
- Programme Length: 01:06:48
CREDITS: Theme music by Precision Productions / Kasey Phillips