Inspired by many drummers such as Steve Gadd, Dennis Chambers, Chris Dave and Omar Hakim, Stanley’s expertise as a drummer has grown with every experience and performance. Stanley’s interest began to flourish at the ripe age of 18, when his natural flair for music came to fruition. A God given talent has helped him shine and on stage Stanley feels at ease.
With humble beginnings in church, Stanley concentrated on being part of a gospel group before venturing out into the world of World Music. Performing with bands like New York All Stars, The International Tabou Combo and playing for many solo artists such as Tanya St. Val, Dede St. Prix and Jean Philippe Marthely of the renowned Kassav, his feet were firmly planted as a drummer before joining CaRiMi.
Stanley’s youthful style, coupled by his stern technique is clear whenever a CaRiMi song hits the airways. Stanley has realized that playing within the music allows the audience to appreciate the music at its best.