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Dominica Calypso Association 2017 carnival $75,000 richer

Dominica Calypso Association 2017 carnival $75,000 richer

As part of the Dominica Calypso Association 2017 carnival calypso season its financial budget is richer with the leading Telecommunications provider on Dominica and the headline sponsor to “The Real Mas-Dominik Ki Dou”, contributing some $75,000 as the new season opened. General Manager of Flow Dominica, Jeffrey Baptiste said that […]

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Dominica Calypso Fans & Lovers Lost Another Veteran.

Dominica Calypso Fans & Lovers Lost Another Veteran.

Dominica Calypso Fans & Lovers Lost Another Veteran. Dominica calypso fans have lost another master of the calypso art form when veteran calypsoian, “Boople”, Michael LaFleur, died on Thursday February 14, 2016 at the Princess Margaret Hospital. According to a news item on Dominica Vibes website, President of the Association, […]

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King Dice Did It Again

King Dice Did It Again

He first started singing calypso at the Saint Mary’s Academy and never looked back. Now Dice is the youngest and only calypsoian to win eight national crowns and several consecutive road-march titles. Denison “King Dice” Joseph, walked away in the early morning of 7th February, 2016 with the crown dethroning […]

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One Female to Meet Dominica Calypso Monarch in Finals

One Female to Meet Dominica Calypso Monarch in Finals

One Female to Meet Dominica Calypso Monarch in Finals The biggest event of the Dominica 2016 Carnival is Dominica Calypso Association show and when it takes off on Saturday Feb 6th, 2016, some old faces of the big giants will not be present such as Black Diamond and Lugars and […]

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Veteran Calypsoian Lord Tokyo Died

Veteran Calypsoian Lord Tokyo Died

Best known for his raunchy calypso “Tennis Shoe Scandal”, Hayden Desiree of Grand Bay whom almost everyone called “Lord Tokyo” died in New York last Sunday. Described as a flamboyant and colourful character, Lord Tokyo began his Calypso career in the Sixties. And he did not retire. Lord Tokyo (sometimes […]

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De Karessah 2015 Dominica Calypso King

De Karessah gave his calypso fans a valentine’s Day present when took the Dominica Calypso Association 2015 calypso crown dethroning the  seven-time Calypso King Dice, on Saturday night February 14, 2015, at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium. The seven-time King Dice came in second while 2001 Daddy Chess third and […]

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These are the days – King Dice

These are the days – King Dice

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Dominica Calypso Association Address Libel and Slander

Dominica Calypso Association Address Libel and Slander

A recent court ruling that ordered calypsonian Checko, to pay E.C $130,000 to one government worker, has prompted members of the Dominica Calypso Association (DCA) to speak out. Checko, whose real name is Abel Jno Baptiste, was ordered to pay the said amount to Venezuelan Ambassador to Dominica, Dr. Philbert […]

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Dice Again – 2014 Calypso Monarch King

Dice Again – 2014 Calypso Monarch King

The first time that I saw Dice sing it was at a junior calypso show help by the Saint Mary’s Academy on the school grounds and I said then this guy will be big if he moves into the big ring and he has proven me right since then.

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Leona walks out of Stardom Calypso Queen Show

Leona walks out of Stardom Calypso Queen Show

The many persons who patronized the Stardom Tent Queen Show on Wednesday night were left deeply dissatisfied when 2014 calypso sensation Leona, walked out of the Sisserou Hotel venue without performing. Master of ceremonies, Alex Bruno, announced to the crowd that Leona, who is a member of the Showdown Mas […]

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