Shiikane, is the name of music’s new female group, consisting of twins Shay Shay, Princess Annamay and sister Baby-Kay who are of Nigerian heritage and hail from South East London. Ladies of many talents, they write, arrange and co-produce their own songs. This is central to their work, the only words to describe Shiikane’s sound are “Just Listen and Enjoy”
In early 2009 Shiikane released their first promo album “Shiikane Touched This!” to critical acclaim.
In late 2009 the band released their debut single “Bamboo Dey Chop”. Director Taj Washington shot the video for the single in Los Angeles. The single was produced by Ziro from Atlanta Geogia and featured remixes by DJ Nikki of Beatnikk Productions and Tilla Man of Puyanga fame.
In 2010 SHiikane did a national school tour in the UK, which also included acts such as Bashy and Tribal Man. The band also became ambassadors for the Charity Crusaid/Terrance Higgins Trust and performed at the annual Race For Life Festival in front of 10,000 people.
2011 The Moon runners shot the video which will be available soon. 2011 is set to be an exciting year for the band with plenty more surprises in store.