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2012 Road March and Band of the Year Results

Road March 1. Machel Montano - “Pump Yuh Flag” – 233 2. Fay-Ann Lyons-Alvarez – “Miss Behave” – 96 3. Neil “Iwer” George – “No Pain” – 84
George Bailey Band of the Year (Large) 1. “Sanctification – In Search Of” – Brian Mac Farlane – 1,337 points 2. “Carnival – The Golden Years” – Trini Revellers – 1,278 3. “Flight” – Legacy – 1,246.
Band of the Year (Medium) 1. “Exodus – The Second Book Of The Bible” – The Words & Associates – 1,208 2. “Jus Friends” – Jus Friends – 1,198 3. “Dis Is We Thing” – D Harvard Revellers – 1,176
Band of the Year (Small) 1.  “The Iroquois Nation” – Tribal Connection Cultural Promotions – 1,273 2. “Xante Trinbago Xante” – Rosalind Gabriel & Village Productions – 1,247 3. “Festivals of the World” – BOSS (Belmont Original Stylish Sailors) – 1,187

2012 Dimanche Gras Results

Calypso Monarch 1. Duane O’Connor (The Hunt is On, Long Live Calypso) 2. Kurt Allen (Long Live Calypso, When Will It End) 3. Karene Asche (Against All Odds, You Will Win The Battle But) 4. Devon Seale (One Is One, Snapshots) 5.Heather Mac Intosh (The Adjective, One Gone) 6. Dr. Hollis “Chalkdust” Liverpool (Shame Mr Shak, How’s Dat) 7. Michael “Sugar Aloes” Osouna (Doh Force Meh Hand, Chinese Kidnapping) 8. Dexter “Stinger” Parsons (My Reason For Being Here, Advice In Song) 9. Brian London (Not Brian, Doh Complain - Come Plain) 10. Sandra “Singing Sandra” Des Vignes-Millington (On Turning 50, Why I Sing) 11. Lesley Ann Ellis (Street Justice, Mothers and Others) 12. Weston “Cro Cro” Rawlins (Say Something, Release Them)
King of Carnival 1. Roland St George - Ralliez-Vous A Mon Panache Blanc 2. Gerard Weekes - Malak Yahweh, The Praying Mantis 3. Curtis Eustace - The Midnight Messenger, The Mask Of 4. Adrian Young - The Crow 5. Earl Thompson - Icarus Ascending

2012 Panorama Results (All Categories)

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Large Band Category


1. Neal and Massy Trinidad All Stars - 279 points
2. Petrotrin Phase II Pan Groove - 274
3. PCS Nitrogen Silver Stars - 271
4. BP Renegades - 267
5. Republic Bank Exodus - 263
5. Solo Harmonites - 263
7. Caribbean Airlines Invaders - 262
8. Redepmption Sound Setters - 258 
9. NLCB Fonclaire - 258
10. T&TEC Tropical Angel Harps - 254
11. Petrotin Siparia Deltones - 249



Medium Band Category 1. Katzenjammers - 288 points
2. NLCB Buccooneers - 284
3. Courts Sound Specialists of Laventille - 279
4. Valley Harps - 277
5. Melodians - 273
6. Curepe Scherzando - 271
6. Pamberi - 271
8. Power Stars - 268
9. West Side Symphony - 267
10. Sangre Grande Cordettes - 261




Small Band Category 1. Arima Golden Symphony - 277.5 points
2. Super Novas - 274
2. LH Pan Groove - 274
4. Tamana Pioneers - 273.5
5. Toronadoes - 271
6. Merrytones - 269
7. Golden Hands - 268
7. Codrington Pan Family - 268
9. Nu Tones - 261
10. Simple Song - 253


Single Pan Category 1. San Juan East Side Symphony - 287 points
2. Trinidad East Si…

2012 Soca Monarch Results

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The Official Results are:
Power:
1st Machel Montanto
2nd Iwer George
3rd Destra 
4th Tie - Blaxx & Prophet Benjamin





Groovy:
1st Machel Montano
2nd Kerwin Dubois
3rd Benjai
4th Nadia Batson
5th Kes



Video Alert: Destra Garcia - Link Up

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Video Alert: JW & Blaze - We Time

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Enjoy FANTASTIC FRIDAY with Tribal Knights!!!

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THIS FRIDAY Feb 16th (CARNIVAL FRIDAY)
FREE LIME!!

Come Watch Intl Soca Monarch
for FREE and on a BIG SCREEN!

2012 KAISORAMA RESULTS

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Extempo Monarch
WINNER– Lady Africa (the first female Extempo Monarch)
2nd – Brian London
3rd – Lingo
4th – Myron B




Social Commentary Category
WINNER –Duane O’Connor
2nd – Kurt Allen
3rd – Chalkdust




Political Commentary Category
WINNER – Kurt Allen
2nd – Heather McIntosh
3rd – Bunny B




2012 Chutney Monarch Results

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1st: KI - 36,737 2nd: Rikki Jai - 32,731 3rd: Rick Ramoutar - 3,982 4th: Nigel Salickram - 3,879 5th: Arti Butkoon - 2,578 6th: Terry Gadraj - 1,240 7th: Fiona Singh - 1,124 8th: Sassy Ramoutar - 821 9th: Sally Sagram - 731 10th: Haresh Singh - 681

Video Alert - Nadia Batson - Shiver / No Pressure

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R.I.P. Whitney Houston.........

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Toronto-Lime says goodbye....sniff sniff

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After 16 successful years online, Caribbean website giant TORONTO-LIME.com closes its doors  Founder and president, Jef Lo announced today that TORONTO-LIME.com will be no more after 16 years online. After being touted the number one Caribbean website for so many years the question is why?
"It's time for me to move on" says Jef. "In the initial start-up, the mission was to give Caribbean content a place on the worldwide web. Back in 1996, the only information that would appear in a search engine for the keywords 'Soca/Calypso' was about Harry Belafonte. Over the years TORONTO-LIME.com has inspired many to post their knowledge and content online. Today there’s nothing Caribbean you cannot Google. I think I've reached my goal."
When asked if this was a move to early retirement, Jef said laughingly, "Business was good, but not that good." According to Mr. Lo, his immediate plans are to take some time off before returning to his other business (…

YORK FETE

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This sounds like so much fun......which this event was around when I was at York!


YorkFETE - The Vibes Cyah Dun!
CHRY 105.5 FM presents YorkFETE, February 9th at 12pm inside the student centre of Keele Campus.YorkFETE is a positive fun-filled experience introducing students to carnival life on campus. Students will be able to experience the carnival culture through participating in the fashion show by wearing mas costumes sponsored by various mas camps in Toronto. Student revellers will unite in teams of five (male and female) andcompete against each other for the title of YorkFETE!Live carnival theme music and performances will be provided by emerging artists and student-based groups and of course CHRY’s djs and personality’s will be present. Mas Groups that will be providing costumes are: Tribal Knights (Black Pearl section) -
(front of costume - Black Pearl Section)
(back of costume - Black Pearl Section) Toronto Revellers Carnival Nationz To sign up your group of 5 (male and female) studen…

2012 Panorama Semi Final Results

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Calypso Fiesta 2012

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Video Alert - Machel Montano - Pump Yuh Flag

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Video Alert - Stress Away - Kes The Band

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