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Sean “Sour Serpent” Niles

‘Scholar’ bows out after winning 10th Calypso Crown to take on administrative role

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After 28 years in competition and 10 Calypso titles, the legendary Finley ‘Scholar’ Jeffery has bowed out of the race, with plans to “seriously” take...

“Mothy” wins 2022 CCF Junior Calypso Monarch competition

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Eight-year-old Christian ‘Mothy’ Niles has been crowned the 2022 Junior Calypso Monarch, following in the footsteps of his father Sean ‘Sour Serpent’ Niles, who is...

The battle for independence monarch

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“We can find reasons to sing and dance.” The sentiments of reigning calypso King Sean “Sour Serpent” Niles, ahead of this weekend’s national Independence Calypso...