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Trinidad’s Carnival 2014: Machel Montano retains Soca crown

Machel Montano – “Ministry of Roads” Winning Performance Power Soca Monarch 2014 – video

Trinidad’s Carnival 2014: Machel Montano retains Soca crown

image The International Soca Monarch competition, dubbed “Fantastic Friday,” saw participants from Barbados, Grenada and Japan.

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Monday March 3, 2014, CMC – Machel Montano walked away with the two million dollar (one TT dollar=US$0.16 cents) first prize in the International Soca Monarch competition on Saturday as Carnival celebrations continue in Trinidad and Tobago.

Montano, who last year shared the multi-million dollar prize with “Super Blue” Austin Lyons, overcame stiff competition from the Grenadian artiste, Hollice “Mr Kill@” Mapp whose popular tune “Rolly Polly” was good enough for a three-way tie in second position.   Continue reading

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