Dominica Calypso – Calypso History – Roseau

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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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Crowning 2012 Dominica Calypso King

Crowning 2012 Dominica Calypso King DominicaCalypso.com the home of Dominica calypsoes.  In the sixties, calypso and steelband music became very popular and indeed replaced lapo kabwit and chanté mas as the music of carnival, particularly in the capital Roseau. Many of the traditional songs were performed in the new calypso […]

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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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Calypso History

Calypso History

In the sixties, calypso and steelband music became very popular and indeed replaced lapo kabwit and chanté mas as the music of carnival, particularly in the capital Roseau. Many of the traditional songs were performed in the new calypso beat. Calypsonians and calypso monarch competitions emerged and became extremely popular. […]

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Former Calypso King Out On Bail

Former Calypso King Out On Bail

The former 4times Calypso of Dominica “King Dice” (Dennison Joseph) was released on a EC$10,000 bail Monday March 2nd, 2009 after he and other were arrest the follow Saturday February 28, 2009 for assault on a law officer and possession of cannabis. According to news out of Roseau, the incident […]

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