Shukura Chapman

Singer-songwriter / Musician

Her music, while clearly a nod into the direction of soul and funk, still feels fresh and contemporary.
— Glamglare
A relatively new face on the scene, Chapman is roots music and giving it a soulful and bluesy vibe.
— The Revue

Shukura Chapman is a UK born, New Zealand raised, Australiabased singer-songwriter & multi-instrumentalist with a powerhouse voice. Shukura’s sound is a refreshing blend of soul, roots & blues influenced by a diverse mix of artists and genres such as Alabama Shakes, Anderson. Paak, SZA and Hiatus Kaiyote. In the studio she lays down drums, vocals & guitar & her live shows involve soulful vocals over live-looped electric guitar, midi drums and keys. 2017 has seen Shukura's single 'One by One' announced as a finalist in the Queensland Music Awards, the release of Shukura's second single 'Release Me', which also received airplay on Triple J, a move to Melbourne and playing local venues including The Evelyn, The Workers Club & Afro Hub. Shukura also played Outside Tribe Festival and Bendigo Blues and Roots Festival last year. 2018 is off to an exciting start with Shukura playing The Toff in January and writing new music.


…the soul artist has a classic feel of a vocalist beyond her years and it’s gorgeous to listen to.
— The AU Review

For any licensing queries you can contact Shukura here. All queries will be dealt with on a case by case basis.

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