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OLDIES SUNDAY: Calypso Rose – Come Leh We Jam (1977)


Today on Oldies Sunday, we look back at the Calypso Legend, Calypso Rose’sCome Leh We Jam“. Arranged/Produced by Pelham Goddard and Charlie’s Roots, this single was released in 1977 by CLO Records. The single was a part of her “Her Majesty: Calypso Rose” album which was released the same year, and was entered in the 1978 Trinidad Road March Competition. With her signature delivery, she speaks on the Soca music putting her in a wonderful place and prompting her to dance through it all. She also encourages unity in the dance with lyrics like “So leh we jam, jam, jam…“, “Jam together, Jam one another…“.

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NEW VIDEO: @OnstageTV Interviews @JeromyEmpire


JRWhile many 12 year olds are focusing on studies, sports and high school activities, Trinidadian Jeromy Rodriguez is a reigning Junior Soca Monarch, President/Founder of the Anti-Bullying Association of Trinidad and Tobago. Tonight on Onstage he spoke on a few things with Winford Williams. Here he discussed how he came about starting his Anti-Bullying Association and his campaigns in Jamaica and T&T, his music career and his experiences in the Soca Monarch competitions, his inspirations and aspirations for the future. Very good interview here, great to see the youths living their dreams and Jeromy is not only doing that, but helping people along the way. You can find his Facebook page here and his Anti-Bullying Association page here. Check out the video below and share your thoughts in the comments section.

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