Dominica’s and St. Lucia’s top calypsonians to engage in a friendly musical battle
This Easter Sunday, Cee Media Inc. will be reviving an old tradition dubbed “The exchange visit” which began several years ago.
Certified Events Organizer, Mr. Val Cuffy says because of the high level of calypso this year, they have decided to bring six (6) of the top calypsonians from St. Lucia to meet with six (6) of the top calypsonians, here.
He says the event which will be held at the Entertainment Capital of Dominica – Krazy Koconuts will also feature the Fanatik Band and several other prominent calypsonians.
The six Dominican calypsonians who will be participating in the competition are Dennison ‘Dice’ Joseph, Soul Puss, Lord Karessah, Hunter, Sye and the reigning Soca Monarch Carlyn Xavier.
He says there will also be live performances by Checker, Observer, Lord Lugars, Peter Prosper, Lady Star, Sugar S and Trend Setter, to name a few.
Mr. Cuffy also made mention of a few other upcoming events, one of which is the King Dice Father’s Day Concert which is scheduled for June 18th, 2011.
The Certified Events Organizer who is also a calypsonian, called for a change of culture and mindset of all calypsonians regionally, as they seek to develop the art form.