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Born in Trinidad & Tobago, Raymond Charles is an extraordinarily talented steeldrum player and vocalist. Perfect for formal and casual events & occasions.

     Raymond Charles is a very talented steel drum player based in the Philadelphia area. Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, the birthplace of the steel drum, Ray, as he is commonly known, is not only well-versed in the music of the Caribbean but is also well equipped to handle Contemporary and Smooth Jazz, Classic R&B and Soul, with vocals. Ray, as you may guess by now, is an all-rounder. 


Here is a list of his personal accomplishments:

* Performed with and arranged for the Starlift Steel, (Trinidad and Tobago) and Philadelphia Pan Stars Steel Orchestras

* Has performed extensively at local and state festivals throughout the Continental USA, including the renowned Harborview Festival, Baltimore, MD

* Has frequently toured and performed throughout Montana's Flathead Valley 

* Performs as a solo player or as a duo with keyboard accompaniment. 

     Any event with Raymond Charles is guaranteed to be musically fun-filled, satisfying your every entertainment desire. 

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