Tag : Soca

The Return of Best of the Best

Best of the Best returns to Bayfront Park on May 29th after a 2-year absence due to the pandemic.  The 2022 edition of the show features Beres Hammond, Christopher Martin, Cham, Mr. Vegas, Yaksta, 10Tik, Laa Lee, Patrice Roberts, Majah Hype and more. Beres Hammond, whose career spans four decades, will thrill the BOTB audience with classics such as “Rock Away,” “I Feel Good” and “One Dance.”  The crooner recently…

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RCA Records and VP Records Team for Rising Soca Star Bunji Garlin’s Newest

By Patricia Meschino – originally posted on Billboard.com — The upcoming album by Trinidadian soca star Bunji Garlin, whose career has soared internationally since the release of his soca-meets-EDM single “Differentology (Ready For The Road),” will be released through a joint venture between RCA Records and Queens, N.Y.-based reggae independent VP Records, reps from both labels have confirmed exclusively with Billboard.biz. RCA/VP will jointly handle sales, marketing, promotion and publicity….

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TRINIDADIAN SOCA STAR FAY ANN LYONS JOINS VP RECORDS ARTIST ROSTER

VP Records is happy to announce that Trinidadian soca vocalist and songwriter Fay Ann Lyons has signed to the Caribbean music record label for a multi-album record, publishing and merchandise deal. “We are thrilled for Fay Ann to join our artist roster. She has a spark on stage that is innate and can’t be duplicated. The multi-talented artist has already made history as one of soca’s brightest stars and we…

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BUNJI GARLIN WINS 2013 SOUL TRAIN AWARD FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE

Trinidadian soca star Bunji Garlin takes home the 2013 Soul Train Award for Best International Performance. Other nominees in this category included Machel Montano, Emeli Sande, P-Square and Iyanya. While this year’s Soul Train Awards was taped in Las Vegas on Nov. 8, the ceremony aired this past Sunday (Dec. 1) on BET. Garlin lands this win for his hit song “Differentology.” Bunji Garlin’s “Differentology” has been the year’s biggest…

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