Exodus wins the Trinidad & Tobago Panorama playing the tune Savannah Party

Halcyon wins Antigua Panorama

New Dimension wins Grenada Panorama

St. Vincent Panorama – Starlift Steel Orchestra win

Ebony wins the UK Panorama

Prime Minister Patrick Manning declares the Steelpan the National Instrument of Trinidad & Tobago on August 13.

Belmont Fifth Dimensions of upper St. Francois Valley Road was evicted from panyard — “We both went and stood in the centre of the pans. The Police ordered us to move or they would shoot and started cracking their guns. I thought Malick and myself were dead.” read more

Metro Steel Orchestra wins New York Panorama

Chantal Esdelle -1992 Chantal Esdelle co-winner of the soloist championship with Liam Teague at the 1992 National Steelband Music is the the first female and youngest panist to win the Pan is Beautiful pan festival solo competition.

Chaconia Gold Medal, given for “Outstanding Service to the Country” (1992)

 

 

1992 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Kool G Rap & Polo

Crime Pays by Kool G Rap & DJ Polo (1992)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1992 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by B.L.A.C.K.

It Comes With the Color by B.L.A.C.K. (1992)

 Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1992 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Big Money Pledge

Blinded by Visions of Gold by Big Money Pledge (1992)

Multiple Elements
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1992 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Above The Law

Pimp Clinic by Above the Law (1992)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B

 

1992 20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” is sampled by Doug E. Fresh

Back in the Dayz by Doug E. Fresh (1992)

Vocals / Lyrics
Hip-Hop / Rap / R&B