Calypso Rose in France some days ago. PHOTO COURTESY, JEAN MICHEL GIBERT.

FOLLOWING the success of her platinum album Far From Home which thrilled audiences abroad, Calypso Rose is back with a new album titled So Calypso in which the award-winning icon puts her own twist on some timeless classics.

The first single “Calypso Blues” which is dedicated to Nat King Cole has been a hit on Italian radio waves since its release. The second single off the album “Wah Fu Dance” will be making its radio debut in September. 

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Erphaan Alves is like a good seasoning salt. He seems to be everywhere and adds a unique flavour to every project he touches. Food metaphors aside—after all it is Trinidad and Tobago Restaurant Week—the “Overdue” singer is having a great 2019.

Satellite and online radio are rapidly growing in popularity, providing those wishing to engage in niche broadcasting an affordable, easy to manoeuvre platform. People interested in specific programming also have a vast menu of music, talk and more to choose from online.

Traditional East Indian curried shrimp and Japanese white rice. Chinese sweet and sour fish with Korean pasta. Spicy Thai lamb and Nepalese skewered chicken.

Big brass soca music is set to make a return to the spotlight at today’s launch of Carnival 2020. Burt Marcellin and his Brass to the World (B2W) big brass soca band have been selected to perform at the National Carnival Commission (NCC) official season opener this evening at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain.

MACHEL Montano may have earned his status as a cultural icon thanks to his music. But his brand isn’t limited to the entertainment business. A few years ago, the singer branched out into the food and beverage industry, paying particular attention to our unique Trinitario cocoa.

It’s an unforgettable moment when your guy gets that adoring look on his face, asks tremulously, “Will you marry me?” and then proffers a box with — the worst ring you’ve ever seen! And now it’s become something you feel bad for even thinking: “I don’t like my engagement ring. What do I do?!”