PRESS RELEASE – Saint Lucia music label Stratosphere Muzic has done a one-time unprecedented release of eleven new songs for Saint Lucia Carnival 2014.
On Wednesday May 21, the home of eight Saint Lucian artistes including reigning Power and Groovy Monarch as well as Road March King Ricky T, Mongstar and lone female Road March Queen Nicole David released music from these artistes and others on three separate Riddims.
Also featured was music from Trinidadian Sean Caruth, who in 2006 became the first person to take a Saint Lucian music production by Courtney “Curty” Louis to the International Groovy Soca Monarch Competition in Trinidad with “Baby Girl”.
Caruth was in Saint Lucia earlier this year to work with Louis, the CEO of Stratosphere Muzic and is featured on “Bumper Inspector” off the Truck Horn Riddim. The other new release on the Truck Horn Riddim is from the lone female to win the Piton Soca Starz competition, 2011 champion Sergie on “In a Party Mode.”
Three of the new songs are featured on the Mad People Riddim. They are “Rahhhh” by reigning Power Monarch Ricky T, “Get On” by 2012 Power Soca Monarch Superman HD and “Troublemakers” by 2012 Piton Soca Starz champion Jay Budz. Earlier releases on the Mad People Riddim are Mongstar “Mad People Alone” and Nicole David featuring Ricky T on “In Di Middle Of Di Road”.
In addition, the Pretty Bounce Riddim which features new music from Ricky T “Nasty Pressure”, Mongstar “In a Fete”, Nicole David “Bacchanal-Lay”, Jay Budz “She Tie Me”, Invader “InFront” and newcomer Boom! alongside Mongstar on “Lwil Koko” was also released.
All the new music has been made available to local radio and DJ’s. They can also be found on the Stratosphere Muzic social media pages including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Soundcloud – the keyword for all searches is stratomuzic.
They are also available for online purchase.