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3 Soca DivasSoca is a modern form of calypso with an up-tempo beat. There is a popular misconception that soca is a fusion of American soul music and traditional calypso. Hence the name "so-ca," soul/calypso. Though this sounds plausible, it is simply not true. Soca music originated as a fusion of calypso with Indian rhythms, thus combining the musical traditions to the two major ethnic groups of Trinidad and Tobago.

Notable soca performers include Machel Montano, Fayann Lyos, Destra Garcia, Shurwayne Winchester, KMC, Iwer George to name a few...

Machel Montano