Pyramid Artists Earn Many 2009 International Soca Awards
Pyramid artists copped nine awards in all from the 2009 International Soca Awards (iSA). Despite the actual ceremony being cancelled, soca fans from around the world cast their votes online to select the winners under the 36 categories outlined for this year.Skinny Fabulous, the latest addition to the camp, was the big winner for this year coming out tops in five categories. The Vincentian monarch was adjudged the Best New Male Soca Artist and tied with Machel Montano for the titles Male Performer of the Year and Overall Male Soca Artist of the Year. His song ?Head Bad? he received the top votes in the categories Favourite Uptempo Soca (male) and Soca Song of the Year.
Meanwhile, fellow Pyramid artist Peter Ram won two of the three categories for which he was nominated, with his song ?Tight?. First the Jay Will produced video tied with Destra Garcia?s ?Hott? for the Best Soca Music Video and then the track tied with Bunji?s ?Banana? alongside Machel?s ?Fly Away? for Ragga Soca Song of the Year.
Lil Rick rounded out the winnings for the Pyramid troop by copping the Best DJ Soca Artist (DJ that sings) with his song ?Thunder? tying with Super Jigga TC?s ?Frontline?.