Mr. Blood is the new Calypso King!

When all ten competitors in the Courtesy/Mount Gay Pic-o-de-Crop Finals wrapped up their performances, it could have been anyone's crown.  Patrons at Kensington Oval waited patiently...

August 04, 2018
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Smokey Burke out of Pic-o-de Crop Finals

Health issues have taken veteran calypsonian Smokey Burke out of the 2018 Pic-o-de Crop Finals competition. This was confirmed by the National Cultural Foundation (NCF) this evening in an official ...

August 02, 2018
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Two kings reign in Junior Calypso Monarch

In the wee hours of the morning on Sunday, July 22 two new Monarchs were crowned at the Scotiabank Junior Calypso Monarch Final in association with IGM Stage Lighting.    The two Kin...

July 23, 2018
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10 ways Machel Montano rose to the top

It’s been 36 years since Machel Montano jumped into the musical spotlight. He started at the age of seven with “Too Young to Soca” and is today widely regarded as the Soca King of the World. Mon...

November 21, 2017

Missing Calypso reunited with family  

Missing dog Calypso is safely in the United States and in the arms of his owners. Many persons in the Lost and Found Pets Barbados Facebook page were worried when news of the tan brindle mix female...

September 08, 2017