Calypso missing from local carnival – Legendary ­calypsonians still welcome the ­genre’s evolution

By Stephanie Lyew - Gleaner Writer Originating in Trinidad and Tobago, calypso music, or kaiso, is characterised by social or political commentary and/or satirical lyrics sung to ballad-style rhythms. This quickly became the soundtrack of the twin island's carnival celebrations. As... more

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