Chimney Records artist Austill Henry, known more to his fans and peers by his stage name ZAGGA,
born on the 17th of June 1990 the 21 year old musician had his sight
set at an early age to achieve greatness within the music industry and
Zagga has been doing music from the tender age of 10. While attending Ocho Rios Primary school he was known to be knocking on desk tops with his hands to make beats that would bring out his flavor in dancehall/reggae, showcasing his marvelous talent. His peers would all listen, dance, cheer and encourage the aspiring artist to continue doing music. Upon his advancement to Ocho Rios High School he performed in most of the school’s events. ”I can even recall modeling for the black history month celebration, I was Mr. Ethiopia and got 1st runner up and after modeling I ripped the stage up with a smashing performance” Zagga says.
At 12 years old moving on to 13 Zagga was introduced to hip hop/rap music by his friends “Blaze and Bollo”. His first hip hop icons were DMX and slim shady and did he enjoy their music! He then started to gravitate towards hip hop, exploring it and discovering its cultures as well as the different hip hop artists and what they had to offer. Now with all that knowledge and years of listening, he has managed to effectively merge the style of hip hop, dancehall/reggae and pop so that fans and veterans of the music industry can acknowledge as well as enjoy and see the potential in it.Now with all that knowledge and years of listening, he has managed to effectively merge the style of hip hop, dancehall/reggae and pop so that fans and veterans of the music industry can acknowledge as well as enjoy and see the potential in it.
Zagga - Change.mp3
such deal was finalized Zagga has had various releases such as
“Versatile in love” on the Steel Strings Riddim (September 2011), When
we a meck stgeppings on the steppings riddim release by Romeich Records,
his single “Change” (November 2011), “Money me want” on the Intensity
Riddim (November 2011) and has been interviewed by various radio
stations and appeared in newspapers.
`In the apparent future, Zagga sees himself performing at many popular events, collecting Grammys, breaking records in addition to leaving monumental marks in the music industry.
He quotes “The fight is only over when you win, losing is not an option!”
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