Brand new soca parang for Christmas 2017. This one features many of our soca parang faves and was written by Jason Seecharan, Myron Bruce, Roland Yearwood and Mark Abouhamad.
On Wednesday at the annual National Awards ceremony the following persons were recognised for their national service in the fields of culture and the arts.
Leston Paul the Musical Arranger/ Producer/Composer/Musician received the Chaconia Medal Silver
The Humming Bird Medal (Gold) was awarded to the:
- St. Margaret’s Boys’ Anglican School/Youth Steel Orchestra (Culture)
- Mr. Irwin Johnson a.k.a. “Scrunter” – Calypsonian (Culture)
- Mr. Timothy Watkins a.k.a.“Baron”- Calypsonian (Culture)
- Mr. Angelo Bissessarsingh – Historian (History and Education)
The late Austin Wilson was awarded the Humming Bird (Silver) for his work as a sound engineer.