|Makeida ‘Keida’ Beckford|
‘Old school with a new twist’ – If you’ve never heard about this before, then you need to listen to this artiste !
Makeida Beckford (a.k.a. Keida) is a 23 year old beautiful Jamaican who took the music industry by storm with her popular hit single ‘Jamaican Boy’ in 2009.
Since then, the ‘Jamaican Boy’ singer has been creating a lot of buzz in the country as she continues to lash out fun, catchy singles such as ‘Bubble Up’, ‘We Ready’ & ‘Dancefloor (Care Not)’ .
Not only is Keida a talented singer, but she’s also an amazing artist, as she grew up in a family who had a great passion for art. She has then completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication and Graphic Design at the Edna Manley School of the Visual and Performing Arts. Keida puts her artistic talent to use as she does set design for music videos and commercials; costume and set design with Anne Marie Weiss Wedding and Event Coordinating and graphic design for apparel for Romeich Wear Enterprises. She was also one of the first female surfers in Jamaica !
This girl is definitely one to look out for in 2011 ! ☺