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2019 And Big Names Are Out

2019 And Big Names Are Out

Some big names in the Dominica calypso world are out of the finals this year. Scrunter, Black Diamond, Tronada who live in the United States. Jamma B, and Karessah all veterans calypsonians with years of experience. Karessah has won the crown four times. The nine to try and dethrone the […]

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Best Caribbean Calypso – Dominica calypso 2019

Best Caribbean Calypso – Dominica calypso 2019

The Dominica Carnival season is celebrated each year and is usually starts in February and end in March. The culture of Dominica is built by the inhabitants of the of Dominica and is home to a wide range of people. Although the island was historically occupied by several native tribes, […]

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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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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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King Dice – Living in a Fool’s Paradise – Dominica Calypso 2015

King Dice – Living in a Fool’s Paradise – Dominica Calypso 2015

Came in second place in 2015

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These are the days – King Dice

These are the days – King Dice

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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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The Mighty Sparrow seriously ill in New York hospital

The Mighty Sparrow seriously ill in New York hospital

NEW YORK, USA — The legendary ‘Mighty Sparrow’, Slinger Francisco, is currently in a comatose condition at a hospital in New York City. Francisco’s wife, Margaret confirmed weekend reports that claimed that Sparrow was hospitalised in serious condition. She also asked for prayers to be extended by all for a […]

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9 for 2013 Dominica Calypso Finals

The 9 to meet last year’s king the Dice at the  Dominica Calypso Finals in the 2013 calypso competition are De Web, Ras Kelly, Daddy Chess, Black Diamon, De Bob, Caressa, Derose, Chetto Prince and Hunter.

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RUPERT PHILO – FIFTY YEARS OF EXCELLENCE AND STILL GOING

RUPERT PHILO FIFTY YEARS OF EXCELLENCE AND STILL GOING by Honourable Lester Bryant Bird Former Prime Minister  Leader of the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party  Known the world-over as King Swallow, Rupert Philo was born on February 14, 1942, in the historic village of Willikies, in the Parish of St. […]

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