The Calypsonian known as ‘The Mighty Trini’ is saying that despite the problems plaguing Trinidad and Tobago, he is still committed to this country.
Who is De Mighty Trini?
He is the only Calypsonian of Syrian origin to sing Calypso. Trini is the son of late Syrian business magnate Nagib Elias. When asked how he started singing Calypso, Mighty Trini replied,
“I went by SaGomes on Frederick Street and bought a cuatro for $13. My father nearly killed me, is my mother that saved me”