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August 16, 2018
T&T News

Calypso Rose receives diplomatic passport

Trinidad and Tobago's iconic songstress Calypso Rose has officially been given her new diplomatic passport.  According to a statement from Culture Minister Dr Nyan Gadsby-Dolly, Rose, (Linda M...

March 23, 2018
T&T News

Posthumous award for teen hero

Forty recipients will receive national awards later today at the National Academy for the Performing Arts (NAPA) for their various contributions to the development of Trinidad and Tobago. The Annua...

September 24, 2017
T&T News

CAL jet named in honour of Calypso Rose

A Caribbean Airlines jet has been dedicated to the Queen of Calypso, Calypso Rose. The naming of the aircraft in her honour came as Cabinet in February took a decision to recognise her World Music ...

July 15, 2017
T&T News

Another award for Calypso Rose

Calypso Rose keeps racking up the awards. The 77-year-old calypso queen has been awarded the Songlines Award of the Best American World Music album 2017 for her album Far From Home. Songlin...

May 13, 2017
Entertainment