Performers at Carifest 2017

The multi-talented Nadia Batson will headline the main stage, performing from 9 to 10p.m. Nadia2 Before Nadia, Rayzor backed by the Request Band will perform at approximately 7:30. Rayzor The Brooklyn-based Request Band ("RQB") blends their unique style of  vocals and calypso and reggae/dancehall-inspired melodies with a fusion of the hottest island beats. RQB's brand of soca sets them apart from their contemporaries because of their incredible ability to excite audiences with their electric and highly energetic  LIVE performances. Their considerable talent and creativity is virtually unmatched. RQB has backed up and played with a host of established and up-and-coming artists, including but not limited to, Lord Nelson, Rupee, Benjai, Edwin Yearwood, Iwer George, Fayann Lyons, Lil Rick, Timmy, Mr Killa,Tallpree,Ed Robinson, Khari Kill, Jah Bami, Scrunter, Gillo,3SUNS, Maximus,Lyrikal,Shal Marshal,Blaxx,Denise Belfon and Blazer. With such hits as U Alone, De Boat Ride, The SOCA Award winning track Sponsor Meh,Bess Fete and Warn Dem RQB has an ever-growing catalogue of original music with more music on the way. With the release of their first music video in 2011 RQB has a total of 3 music videos which can be viewed on IKtv in St Vincent,Synergy tv & CNC tv in Trinidad & Tobago,Tempo Tv and on YouTube.With live appearances in Houston, Miami, Rochester, DC, Jacksonville, Virginia, St.Vincent, Trinidad and New York to name a few, RQB has propelled themselves to international fame on their way to international Stardom