Genres: Soca / Dancehall / Reggae
Origin: Trinidad & Tobago
City: Paris, France – Nowadays: Port of Spain, Trinidad
About the Artists:
Signed to Sony France, his single “Sweet Soca Music” went Top 10 on the French charts and reached #2 on the Club charts and #1 on the Airplay charts for 4 weeks in August 2003. The track has to date sold over 300,000 copies.
“Sweet Soca Music” became the first ever certified Gold Record performed by an artist from Trinidad and Tobago. The track is also released in Belgium, Switzerland, Holland, Spain and Italy where it reached the top 10. It was released in Germany, UK and USA for Summer 2005.
Born in 1975, in the little paradise island of Tobago, Stafford Samuel aka “Sugar Daddy” began his singing career at the age of 13, performing with Kiskedee and famed Jamaican artists like Buju Banton, Sizzla and Capleton. Sugar Daddy creates his own blend of Soca and Reggae, with his first international his “sweet soca music” becoming an instant hit in the post-Carnival 2001 radio programs in Trinidad and the Caribbean – becoming the no.1 summer song in Martinique for several months.
His first album “Indeed” is a commercial mix of Soca, Ragga, Reggae, Dub and Hip Hip and included two features with top international artists, Miss Thing from Jamaica with a remix of “Sweet Soca Music” and Natasha from Germany with a remix of her top 10 track “It’s All Over Now” remix.
Since 2005 he is living back in Trinidad still pushing music.
Related Song on the Mix:
Sugar Daddy - sweet soca music (mikas bitter bugalu edit) (FRANCE, 2003)