Sammi Star Wins First Ever Music Masters Competition
By Llonella Gilbert, BIS
May 13, 2015 - 12:00:07 PM
The Bahamas -- Sammi Star won the Music Masters competition during the first
ever Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival with his song “Everybody Jump in the Line.”
Star and nine other finalists performed to thousands of excited spectators on
the second night of the Carnival at Clifford Park, Friday, May 8, 2015.
entertainer went home with the $20,000 grand prize and a promotional
partnership with international music conglomerate Sony Music Entertainment
said, “Seriously, I am proud to be the front runner of the entire thing and
proud to be the person that is now the flag carrier for the new Bahamian sound.
I am floored and honoured and will do my best to represent The Bahamas.”
Ericka ‘Lady E’ placed second
with "My Islands in the Sun” and Colyn McDonald placed third with
“Carnival is Here.” (BIS Photo/Patrick
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