Black Talons .357 was founded in 1994 by .357 Shane.
Black Talons .357 started off as a local sound providing musical entertainment at parties and via distribution of audio cassettes for the fans of dancehall music in the areas of Brooklyn, NY, specifically Brownsville, New Lots, Canarsie, and East Flatbush. Today Black Talons .357 provides musical entertainment for roots, dancehall, hip hop, and soca fans at parties. They are a versatile sound playing out across the globe.
Black Talons sound's main objective is to preserve genuine Dancehall culture by manifesting the courage to be "different".