Monday 30 November, 2020

Kinetic Mas wins Band of the Year with 'Mas Pieta' by Minshall

Masqueraders from Kinetic Mas' Mas Pieta, designed by Peter Minshall

Masqueraders from Kinetic Mas' Mas Pieta, designed by Peter Minshall

Kinetic Mas, whose presentation 'Mas Pieta' was designed by mas legend Peter Minshall, is the Overall Band of the Year.  

The Overall title, which was introduced by the National Carnival Commission (NCC) in 2019 selects the top band from across all size categories – mini, small, medium and large. K2K Alliance won with its presentation ‘Through Stained Glass Windows’ in 2019.

The announcement was made at a press conference on Wednesday 26 February at the NCC VIP Lounge at the Queen’s Park Savannah.

Large Band of the Year title also went to Kinetic Mas. Ronnie & Caro placed second with their presentation “Cry of the Serengeti” while The Lost Tribe took the third spot with “Anansi”.


In the Medium Band Category, K2K Alliance took top honours. K2K has held the Medium Band of the Year title since 2015. Image Nation took second place in this category while Exousia Mas came third.

Small Band of the Year is The First Citizens Original Jab Jab with 'Power of the Plants', second and third place went to Tribal Connection Cultural Promotion and Belmont Exotic Stylish Sailors respectively. 

Moko Somokow retained its Mini Band of the Year title with this year's presentation 'Resurrection at Sorrow Hill', Simply Cultural placed second and Jo Mas Associated took third place. 

See the list of winners below (full results to follow):

Senior Results:

Overall Band of Year 2020

Kinetic Mas ‘Mas Pieta’

Senior Large Bands Winners 2020

Kinetic Mas ‘Mas Pieta’

Senior Medium Bands Winners 2020

K2K Alliance “The Greatest Show (Welcome to the Circus Called Life)”

Senior Small Bands Winners 2020

First Citizens Original Jab Jab “D Power of D Plants”

Senior Mini Bands Winner 2020

Moko Somokow “Resurrection at Sorrow Hill”

Junior Results:

Junior Large Bands Non-School Winners 2020

Classix Productions “Black and White but Carnival is Colour”

Junior Large Bands School Winners 2020

Rosary Boys' RC School ‘Apnea’

Junior Medium Bands Non-School Winners 2020

Boissiere Village Children’s Band “Wings of Paradise”

Junior Medium Bands School Winners 2020

Nelson School Boys RC “School of Sailors”

Junior Small Bands Non-School Winners 2020

Funtime Mas Productions “Colour Me Beautiful”

Junior Small Bands School Winners 2020

Active Leaders’ Academy “A Touch of Blue”

Junior Mini Bands Non-School Winners 2020

Hot Stuff Promotions “A Touch of Nature’s Beauty”

Junior Mini Bands School Winners 2020

Point Fortin RC “In Full Flight”

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