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WHO WEARS THE SOCA CROWN THIS YEAR?

My Carnival FOMO is kicking in hard this weekend, to solidify this fact I decided to stay up late Friday night and watch the International Soca Monarch on my laptop. Not quite as exciting as being there in the midst … Continue reading

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AAA BADBOY – DJ TOP 20 – UPDATED WEEKLY

Although tinnitus has meant I’ve had to limit my DJ gigs these days, I’m still constantly collecting tunes to play out. This Top 20 hopefully represents the various tunes that I’m currently excited to spin for a crowd. My next … Continue reading

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CARNIVAL ROUND UP – JANUARY 2019 (MONTSERRAT, ST CROIX, ST KITTS & NEVIS)

On our weekly Super Soca Show (Ujima 98FM every Saturday 12-2pm in case you’d forgotten) we like to keep listeners up to date with the latest music and news from Carnivals across the Caribbean (though we have also covered Miami, … Continue reading

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BOOMTOWN MINI TOURS – Kids FM Radio / Jus Now

There’s been a few of these ‘Boomtown Backstage Mini Tours’ – all are brilliant and well worth a watch but I had to share this latest one with my brother Keshav from Jus Now. I have a copy of this … Continue reading

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SHADOW (1941 – 2018)

Some sad news in today that legendary Calypsonian – Shadow (or Mighty Shadow as he was also known) passed away at the age of 77. Many people here in the UK got to see him via Channel 4 films such … Continue reading

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Rikki Jai – The Remedy / Ravi B – Start Over

Each week on our Super Soca Show we include a ‘Chutney Tune Of The Week’. Of course, even if you’re unaware of the music, it should be obvious that I’m not talking about the* fruity food stuff, but the Soca … Continue reading

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Bunji Garlin x Busta Rhymes – Drop It

Busta Rhymes is no stranger to Soca music, off the top of my head there’s been at least one Machel Montano collab with ‘Make It Shake’, he jumped on a version of Marzville’s ‘Gas It Up’ and managed to make … Continue reading

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