Francisco Slinger

Best known as the Mighty Sparrow, Francisco Slinger is an 11-time winner of the Calypso Monarchy and an eight-time winner of Trinidad and Tobago's Carnaval Road March Competition. His hits include "Clara Honeybunch," "No Doctor No," "Goaty," and "Jean and Dinah." An outspoken critic of the Caribbean's music industry, he wrote the scorching indictment "Carnaval Boycott" in 1957, after receiving ...more

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