Kenne Blessin - Quick Fire Q&A
What is your favourite colour and why?
Red...I see it as powerful, passionate and inspiring
What was the first car you owned?
A Corolla I bought from a friend
Where did you first sing publicly?
Yallahs Guinness Road Show Competition hosted by Big A of Irie fm
Was that where you sang the Jamaican National Anthem?
No, the National Anthem was sung in Penthouse Studio while my family was working on their album “Stepping In Stepping Out”.
Have you ever written any gospel tracks?
Yes, I have written 3 or 4 gospels. My mom loves “Always In My Heart” and one of my favourites is called ‘Watching over Us’.
Have you ever performed in any singing competitions?
Yes, I won three Yallahs Square Road Show competitions, a karaoke in Antigua Beachcomber and then Caribbean Star Search that was hosted by Gem Radio fm
Antigua Carnival. Which was my most nervous competition. I think it’s because I was new to Soca and just wanted to try it as another genre of music.
How many carnivals do you think you have sung in over the years?
Too many to mention...Antigua, Trinidad, Northampton, Notting Hill, Toronto, Grenada , St Kitts, St. John’s, Tortola. St Croix, Montserrat, the list goes on..
Any coming up?
I am heading to Trinidad
Which song - or songs can they expect to hear from you?
My latest Soca ‘Baddest Baddest Best Whine’ plus a remix of the renowned hit ‘My Love’. Oh and also the Tobago favourite, ‘Forever Love’.
Any plans from there?
Yes somewhere special in the Caribbean, Europe and more..
Are you sporty?
I do normal stretch routines every day, or almost every day.
And finally, if you could order any meal right now, what would it be?
That’s easy..steam snapper fish n crackers or with rice and peas or ground food