Nailah is born in music, music is part of her DNA. Daughter of well- known Trinidadian Calypso Artist Abbi Blackman, and Granddaughter of the late Ras Shorty I, the founder of Soca Music and the related genre Chutney Soca. With this ancestry in Soca royalty, Nailah has been immersed in music her entire life and is an accomplished musician not only classically trained in voice but also in various instruments including the guitar and keyboards. Nailah is also a prolific songwriter and composer and continues to write and compose her own songs. In total she has combined over 30 million views on youtube, placing her in the top 5 of most viewed artists in Trinidad & Tobago. If 2017 was her break out year, 2018 is the year Nailah Blackman stamps her name as a force to be reckoned with.