Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Bahamian music legend gunned down at home in Turks and Caicos

Sly Roker - Bahamian Entertainer

Providenciales, Turks and Caicos – July 17, 2019 – Sly Roker is the man killed in the early morning shooting in Blue Hills, Providenciales, TCI. 

A legend in Bahamian music and the tragic news of his death is shocking nearby #Bahamas where Sly built a colourful career.  From cameraman and videographer to drummer for the likes of #Smokey007 and singer of mega hit, Give it up Baby… Sly Roker was an undeniable Bahamian Superstar.

Though he lived quietly in Turks and Caicos, some in TCI knew of his depth of talent and knew of the treasure setting up shop on Blue Hills beach.   Visage leader, Obi Pindling this morning expressed complete shock at the news… saying the horrible loss was already reverberating throughout Nassau.  Read more >>