I came across Sabrina on digiwaxxmedia going through the record pool heat. Her powerful voice captured my ear right away. After I left my review I reached out to her page. She hit me right back with a "Thank you for finding me" She has worked with Nappy Roots and Shady Records. Right now she is currently pushing a single "They Don't Know What I've Been Through"
She gets a Official SHON ROKA stamp! Check her out at www.yoursabrina.com
Also click here to check out her lastest article on www.hiphopdx.com!
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
The soulful siren "Sabrina"
Shon Roka (pronounced Shaun Roca) the DJ also known as Shaun Ortega was born on the west-side of Chicago. He started gaining fame as a bboy in 1991 and later became a member of a well known crew called the BRICKHEADZ. He would perform for such artist and events such as The Roots, KRS One, Immortal Technique, Dougie Fresh, Common, Rhymefest, Cypress Hill, Pharoah Monch, Nas, Diddy, Mariah Carey, Taste of Chicago, Lollapolooza, Looptopia, B96 Summer Bash just to name a few. The BRICKHEADZ also won many breakin' competition nationally and internationally. While Shon Roka was being active as a bboy he was working on his craft of being a DJ. DJing for w/ Nike, Jordan, Under Armour, Adidas, Vans, Uprise (Chicago) Skateshop for numerous in-stores, sporting events, galleries and corporate outings. Also Shon Roka is a resident DJ post Covid in Chicago at McGee's, Tantrum, Imbibe and Harbee's. While being a DJ, he has been teaching music production and the Art of Skateboarding through Maggie Daley's After School Matters. Also known as Gallery 37. For more information contact via email.