PRESS RELEASE – Stratosphere Muzic artistes Ricky T and Mongstar are putting the final touches on their performance for the Opening of the Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival.
Produced by festival organisers the Saint Lucia Tourist Board, the show will be held at the Mindoo Phillip Park.
Mongstar, the 2013 winner of the All For One Caribbean Competition, will open the soca segment that will be closed by the reigning Groovy and Power Soca Monarch as well as Road March King of Saint Lucia, Ricky T.
In addition to their slew of hits, both artistes will perform their new singles on the Stratosphere Muzic Truck Horn Riddim – “More Rum” and “Bad On De Road.”
Backed by DYP, Ricky T and Mongstar will share the opening of Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts stage with Carimi, EvaLucian, Superman HD, 2014 Trinidad Groovy Soca Monarch Kerwin Dubois, Mr. Killa from Grenada, Skinny Fabulous from St. Vincent and headliner Popcaan from Jamaica.
“We are going to put on a show with new material as well as a fresh take on old favourites. Marchand used to be “Carnival City” and we intend to deliver pure Lucian Bacchanal mixed with some other sounds when we touch the stage.”
The opening of the Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival is slated for Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 8 p.m.