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12 Tips for West Indians Planning to Move to America

Many Caribbean people hold relocating to North America as a lifelong dream. However, as I learned from my experiences in the good ol' US...

Next Steps For Soca Music

Judging by the latest trends in soca music, I reckon a typical conversation between a performer and a producer reads: Producer: "So, what type of...

Trini Trent TV: Drake Steals Caribbean Culture

Drake's Views album is here and if you buy into the hype, you will believe that the Canadian has ushered in a new era...

Trini Trent TV: Trinidad Fights for Soca

Last month, I posted a much-needed Trini Trent TV episode about Trinidad and Tobago people needing to nurture and define our culture, especially soca music....

Trini Trent TV: A Black-ish American Problem

Another day, another hiccup in the world of pop culture. This time, however, it was more personal for those of us from Trinidad and...

Trini Trent TV: Taking Soca Global

Reggae and dancehall music from Jamaica have a global following yet soca from Trinidad and Tobago is still relatively niche. Why is that? On this...

Trini Trent TV: Women In Soca

The 2016 Trinidad Carnival season was marred by some of the weakest music releases in recent history. However, hidden beneath the layers of EDM...

Trini Trent TV: 2016 Soca Monarch Finals Recap

It seems like it was just yesterday when I reviewed the semifinal round of the 2016 International Soca Monarch competition. Now, the finals have...

Trini Trent TV: 2016 Soca Monarch Semifinals Madness

The 2016 International Soca Monarch finals will be held on February 5, which is also known as Fantastic Friday in Trinidad and Tobago. However,...

Trini Trent TV: Is Power Soca Dead?

Fay Ann Lyons-Alvarez sparked controversy at last weekend's Soca in Moka party in Trinidad when she blasted the local music industry for not supporting...



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