Thursday 10 February 2022

Kitch @100: A Caribbean Jazz Perspective

2022 marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of famous calypsonian, Lord Kitchener (Aldywn Roberts). This iconic calypsonian added expanded harmony to the language of calypso — along with double entendre lyrics — with his compositions becoming favourites among calypso jazz musicians. Listen to a Deezer playlist of some musicians who have engaged with the Grandmaster's music. Kaiso, kaiso!