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MASH 2013: Young Bill Rogers wins National Chutney Competition – video

Mashramani 2013 – We missed this entry earlier – now we have the video

Young Bill Rogers –Reigning Calypso Monarch – wins National Chutney Competition 2013

January 7, 2013 | By |   By Rehana Ashley Ahamad

Mashramani 2013 kicked off on Saturday evening last with its National Chutney Competition which was held at the National Culture Centre, and saw the first ever Afro-Guyanese winning the first prize and a chance to compete in the much anticipated International Chutney/ Soca Monarch Competition in Trinidad and Tobago for TT$1M.

Young Bill Rogers, the reigning Calypso Monarch copped the first place prize of $550,000, a trophy, and is guaranteed US $10,000 for representing Guyana in the Twin-Island Republic.

Roger’s performance was about a man coming from India to sing a chutney song for his “larki” (Hindi word for girl).  His song was titled “Chutney for my larki”.     Continue reading

MASH 2012 – ‘Soup drinker’ gives Young Bill Rogers Calypso crown

‘Soup drinker’ gives Young Bill Rogers Calypso crown

FEBRUARY 19, 2012 | (KNEWS)

Young Bill Rogers

Roger “Young Bill Rogers” Hinds yesterday copped the 2012 Calypso monarchy, chalking up his second win in this year’s Mashramani singing competitions. The second place winner of the Calypso competition was The Mighty Believer, while Lord Canary placed third. Young Bill Rogers had copped the 2012 National Health Song Competition.

Young Bill Rogers had copped the 2012 National Health Song Competition a month ago in Linden.  It was the second time in three years that he copped the National AIDS Programme Secretariat competition.  His composition this year was a song titled “Health is important.”. [more]

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