Trinidad Panorama 2004 –  Exodus wins with War 2004

2004 is the first year that Trinidad & Tobago introduces small, medium and large band categories

The legendary Jack Emmanuel Riley an exclusive WST interview 4.10.04

Antigua Panorama 2004 – Harmonites win

Grenada Panorama 2004 – Pan Wizards win

Toronto Panorama 2004 – Afropan wins

UK Panorama 2004 – Mangrove wins

New York Panorama 2004 – Sonatas wins

New York Panorama 2004 Report Card

St. Vincent Panorama 2004 – Starlift Steel Orchestra win

St. Lucia Panorama – North Stars Steel Orchestra win

* Rudy King – the Man who brought Pan to America – passes away the night of Thursday March 18, 2004 in Brooklyn, New York

October 4th 2004

BMI Honors Top European Songwriters and Publishers at Annual London Awards

Posted in News on October 4, 2004

BMI tonight saluted the top European songwriters and publishers in the pop, country, dance, Latin, college and film/TV music genres at its 2004 London Awards. The gala dinner and awards ceremony, which honored the most performed songs on US radio and television written by members of its foreign sister societies, was hosted by BMI President & CEO Del Bryant along with President Emeritus Frances Preston and Senior Vice President Phil Graham. The invitation-only event was held in the Ballroom of London’s Dorchester Hotel

I was invited to attend for my contribution to J-Lo’s Jenny From The Block.


Michael Ian Oliviere (PRS)

Jennifer Lopez*


EMI United Partnership Ltd. (PRS)

Jennifer Lopez featuring Jadakiss & Styles

I collected 2 Awards and met with Chad & Pharrell, here is the moment when we discussed the sample usage of Heaven & Hell Is On Earth


20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” lyrics interpolated and sampled by Gwen Stefani & Pharrell Williams

Gwen Stefani, Hollback Girl (2004)                                                         Interpolation of the Melody Line

20th Century Steel Band’s “Heaven & Hell Is On Earth” lyrics sampled by Se7en

열정 Passion by Se7en (2004)

Vocals / Lyrics
Rock / Pop