NAGA was only 11 years old when he first hit the stage for the Rise Slam (now SLAMbaddasors UK) in 2007, going on to win his age category. 

He came back and won the SLAMbassadors national championship again in 2009. Since then he has gone on to work on a wide range of spoken word and musical projects, including touring internationally with the Asian Dub Foundation. NAGA is a Poet Coach and workshop facilitator for SLAMbassadors UK.