Monday 16 September, 2019

Soca Artistes We Love: Destra Garcia

Destra Garcia, known as the Queen of Bacchanal, Destra Garcia has built a large Caribbean following for her energetic performances and catchy songs.

Destra has been performing in Jamaica for years and has been the main feature at Bacchanal Jamaica events. In 2016, she gave soca fans a scare when she fell through a stage in Bermuda and broke her ankle. She has since had surgery and has been performing throughout her recovery.

Here are some things you should know about the soca queen.

!) She was born and grew up in Laventille, Trinidad

2) She is the mother of one daughter, Xaiya

3) She is engaged to Brian Morris, father of her child and long-time manager

4) She is fluent in French and Spanish

5) In 2014 and 2015 she won the Best International Act (Caribbean) at the Black Canadian Awards.

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