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Featured Artist: Mongstar

Now that Lent is over, bands launching, some music dropping; I think this is the opportune time to introduce y'all to Mongstar. Given name of Marley Mervin James, Mongstar grew up surrounded by family members who themselves were noted musical performers. Among them was his father, acclaimed Reggae artiste and musician Ras Bonti. There are his uncles Prosper, a popular Calypsonian, Zouk and Soca artiste and the inimitable Reggae performer Ras Africa. His aunts too, whom he says loved to…

Happy 37th Independence Day St. Lucia

https://youtu.be/Gbmhhcxy_Qg   Today as we celebrate the country of my birth 37th Independence, I will highlight a few things that a few may not have known about St. Lucia. St. Lucia is the only country in the world named after a woman. St. Lucia has 2 Nobel Laureates (Sir Arthur Lewis; 1979, Economics) and Derek Walcott; 1992, Literature) making the country earn the title of having the most Nobel prizewinners per head of population than any other country. Our national…