Thursday, January 18, 2018

‘Have standards’: claims of homophobic slurs in Massive song*

Controversial songs: Nermal “Massive” Gosein

Chutney singer Nermal “Massive” Gosein has been in the spotlight over his contentious song, “Rowlee ­Mudda Count”, but another song of his has caught the attention of the Coa­lition Advocating for Inclusion of Sexual Orientation (CAISO). The song “Misprint” mirrors calypsonian Pink Panther’s song of the same name in which a “printery error” is blamed for printing the wrong lyrics.  CAISO has raised concerns with several allegedly homophobic slurs used in Gosein’s tune.

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