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Digicel Bands Take Top Spots in St. Lucia Carnival 2019

Image: It was a double win for Tribe of Twel at the King and Queen of the Bands event. Pictured: Tribe of Twel King of the Bands. (Photo by Rae Anthony)

Friday July 19th, 2019 – Castries, Saint Lucia:Telecommunications & Entertainment provider Digicel is expressing congratulations to all of its sponsored bands that performed exceptionally well on the road for Carnival 2019.

Securing the top spot and taking the Band of the Year title was Tribe of Twel with its stunning presentation of “Afolabe”. On the heels of this accolade, new comer Xuvo, convincingly copped the 2nd spot with its inaugural staging of “Her Majesty.” The sweep continued when Fuzion Mas worked its way into 3rd place with its flamboyant “Butterfly Effect”. Then, the deal was sealed when Just 4 Fun’s “Phobia- Break Free” was awarded 4th place.

Digicel’s Marketing Manager Jamisha Wright was ecstatic that the entertainment element of the brand was brought to life, calling it a great year for Digicel. “We have strategically sought after key bands, teams and events that undoubtedly had the potential to deliver the best Carnival experience to patrons and revelers. I truly loved the way the brand was presented on the road, highlighting the various elements of the St. Lucian Culture, talents and more.”

The Marketing Manager did not forget Digicel’s two junior bands. She lauded their performances with, “We must also congratulate our two junior bands Nous Wivay and Xtatic for securing the 2nd and 3rd spots respectively in the Junior Band of the Year Competition. This was truly a season to Live d’Rhythm and Live the Experience with Digicel. We eagerly await 2020, to provide an even better experience to all Digicel customers, partners and the St. Lucian public at large.”

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