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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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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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Young Bull in 2015

Young Bull in 2015

The finalists to the 2015 Dominica Calypso Association, Monarch Show Daddy Chess – It is What it is, Black Diamond – Pat me Down, Boople – Cheap Cars, Karessah – Call me Name, Superior Pickey – World Cup, Bobb – You never Know, De Professor: God of Calypso Kingdom, Jammer B […]

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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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Political bickering threatening Dominica’s calypso

Political bickering threatening Dominica’s calypso

A cultural activist who has been involved in the calypso industry in Dominica for over twenty years has identified the infiltration of partisan politics in the art form as a major threat. Alex Bruno, who has also served on the executive of the Dominica Calypso Association for ten years, said […]

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Sandy pulls out of calypso competition

Sandy pulls out of calypso competition

US-based Dominican calypsonian, Sandy, who had been allowed by the Dominica Calypso Association (DCA) to move straight into 2014 calypso quarter final, has pulled out of the competition. Sandy’s manager, Alex Bruno told Dominica News Online (DNO) on Sunday morning, “She is making plans to leave the country as we […]

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The Big Nine For The Finals

Here is the nine for the 2012 Dominica Calypso Association, Calypso Finals: Checko, Sye, Soul Puss, Webb, Dice, Bobb, Caressa, Vigilante and Explosion

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Tasha P Is King

Tasha P Is King

History has been made on Dominica in the calypso world as a female is crowned Dominica Calypso Association, Calypso Monarch for 2011 in the person of Tasha P.

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2009 King Recaptured His Crown

2009 King Recaptured His Crown

Karessah, recaptured in crown. He is the 2010 Dominica Calypso Association, Calypso King. The Bobb came in second place.

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