On De Scene: Second Annual UK Soca Music Awards

>> Thursday, September 10, 2009

The 2009 Soca Music Awards is due to take place on Sunday, 27th September, 2009 in its birthland, England.

According to their offical website "Soca’s status as the forgotten music of the Caribbean is about to change as a new showcase gives it the recognition it deserves, the annual Soca News - Soca Music Awards... The Soca Music Awards will honour the hard-working producers, writers, arrangers and performers of soca and calypso. It’s going to be a long-overdue chance for everyone who loves the music to salute its great achievers, from the pioneers to up-and-coming artistes."

And this year, having been another successful year in soca music across the chain of islands, the nominees for the different categories appear on the official website ( CLICK HERE) . YOU, yes YOU log onto the website and vote for who you believe is deserving of the different titles! Log on now and make your voice in soca be heard!

To many, the UK Soca Music Awards may be new to you. Well here is a listing of the 2008 winners and explore the website you will sure learn a one or two about the organization and its objective.

2008 Award Winners

Club Caribbee

Best International Male Artist
Machel Montano

Best International Female Artist
Alison Hinds

Grace Tropical Rhythms
Best Soca Collaboration
Machel Montano & MOP (One More Time)

VP Records
Best Soca Producer
Darryl Braxton

Best UK Calypsonian

Best UK Male Soca Artist
Soca Johnny

J&G Promotions
Best UK Female Soca Artist

British Association of Steelbands
Best International Band/Group

Pure Lime
Best Soca Album
Book of Angels (Machel Montano HD)

St Lucia Tourist Board
Best Soca Track
One More Time (Machel Montano)

Big Truck Entertainment
Best Soca Compilation Album
Soca Gold 2007

Best Soca Music Video
Jumbie (Machel Montano HD)

Morris Roots
Best Male Soca Club DJ
D Tee

Next Level - Poison UK
Best Female Soca Club DJ
Hyper Spice

Creative Sound Imaging
Best UK Male Soca Radio DJ
D Tee (1Xtra)

Sackville Travel
Best UK Female Soca Radio DJ
Feminine Touch (Millennium Supreme)

Soca News
Best UK Soca Radio Station (online & The FM Dial)
Tempo Radio (www.temporadio.co.uk)

Soca News
Best UK Soca DJ Newcomer
Triple M

Congratulations to all 2009 nominees and start voting NOW!

I gone to vote!

Peace and Soca


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