Soca Princess

US VIRGIN ISLANDS CGR: Who was your musical inspiration? Rudy: I started singing at an early age with my father in church. I sang gospel with him in church. My father is my musical inspiration. CGR: How do you feel as a female singing/performing in a predominantly male dominated industry? Rudy: It  can be challenging at times. But I can hold my own as a strong woman. CGR: So you’ve collaborated with major Caribbean artists like Machel Montano. Congrats on a great collabo wi

Sa Ka Fete?

ST. LUCIA Rising Star MonCherie sings in a pop style over R&B/Pop music as well as Soca and Reggae inspired tracks. No Santa was a big hit, now being followed closely by her new video for Billy Boom Boom. On being a singer: "There is nothing else I want to be in this world. " CGR: You moved from the pageant world to becoming a pop singer. What has inspired you to become a pop singer? MonCherie: I was born a singer, that was always in my heart. Being in pageants was something