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Bmobile Synergy TV Soca Star continues to cultivate local talent.

Port of Spain, Trinidad - POS, Trinidad (Sonique Solutions) – In one of its many efforts to support T&T’s unique and effervescent culture, mobile carrier Bmobile has once again pulled out all the stops to bring bourgeoning music talent to the forefront via the popular Bmobile Synergy TV Soca Star competition.

Now in its 7th year, this annual Christmas into Carnival season staple is back with a bang and positioned to put a new batch of hopefuls through a virtual music industry wringer in order for one lucky winner to realize his/her dreams of Soca stardom. „Soca Star?, which is often referred to as the Soca world?s answer to beloved TV show-competitions such as American Idol has been responsible for not only providing a forum for new entertainers to shine but for giving insight into the intricacies of executing this indigenous art form.

Past winners of this competition include Metro, O.G., Blue, Chynee and Ras Star. Former contestants Megan Walrond and Kimba Sorzano have gone on to see success in their respective recording and performance careers, while season 2 winner Umi Marcano has released several hit songs and videos as well as shared the stage with Soca King Machel Montano as part of the HD Band. Most notably, season one champion, Rohan „Fireball? Richards went on to top international music charts with his monster track “What I Want”.

Lisa Agard Executive Vice President Bmobile Services noted that the company was honoured to have played a significant role over the years in all these Soca Star success stories and they view their involvement in this competition as a more than just being the title sponsor. “Ratherwe see this as an ongoing opportunity to go beyond the realm of corporate responsibility and to a make a serious investment towards ensuring that the Soca genre thrives through the fostering of new generations of performers.”

Season 7 of Bmobile Synergy TV Soca Star features a whole new vibe to the series, complete with a new host in the form of radio personality Mr. Smooth, new judges: Super Jigga TC, Nadia Batson and producer Daryl Braxton and a series of new challenges, training sessions, team building initiatives and Soca Boot Camps. The public will get the chance to see the new faces in action at the first live show on Saturday 12th November at the St. James Amphitheatre.,In one of its many efforts to support T&T’s unique and effervescent culture, mobile carrier Bmobile has once again pulled out all the stops to bring bourgeoning music talent to the forefront via the popular Bmobile Synergy TV Soca Star competition.

Now in its 7th year, this annual Christmas into Carnival season staple is back with a bang and positioned to put a new batch of hopefuls through a virtual music industry wringer in order for one lucky winner to realize his/her dreams of Soca stardom. „Soca Star?, which is often referred to as the Soca world?s answer to beloved TV show-competitions such as American Idol has been responsible for not only providing a forum for new entertainers to shine but for giving insight into the intricacies of executing this indigenous art form.

Past winners of this competition include Metro, O.G., Blue, Chynee and Ras Star. Former contestants Megan Walrond and Kimba Sorzano have gone on to see success in their respective recording and performance careers, while season 2 winner Umi Marcano has released several hit songs and videos as well as shared the stage with Soca King Machel Montano as part of the HD Band. Most notably, season one champion, Rohan „Fireball? Richards went on to top international music charts with his monster track “What I Want”.

Lisa Agard Executive Vice President Bmobile Services noted that the company was honoured to have played a significant role over the years in all these Soca Star success stories and they view their involvement in this competition as a more than just being the title sponsor. “Ratherwe see this as an ongoing opportunity to go beyond the realm of corporate responsibility and to a make a serious investment towards ensuring that the Soca genre thrives through the fostering of new generations of performers.”

Season 7 of Bmobile Synergy TV Soca Star features a whole new vibe to the series, complete with a new host in the form of radio personality Mr. Smooth, new judges: Super Jigga TC, Nadia Batson and producer Daryl Braxton and a series of new challenges, training sessions, team building initiatives and Soca Boot Camps. The public will get the chance to see the new faces in action at the first live show on Saturday 12th November at the St. James Amphitheatre.