By:St. Clair ‘Sazam’ Hull
(CHARLESTOWN NEVIS)-Reginald Thomas, popularly known as ‘Calypso Reggie’ passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at the Joseph N France Hospital in St. Kitts.
Information reaching this publication indicated, that Thomas was hospitalized a few days prior to his death. He was widely regarded as the leading MC, in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, having hosted a number of shows particularly in the calypso arena. He amused a number of audiences with his humor, wit and antics and always had them wanting more. Thomas also competed in Junior Calypso competitions back in the 1970’s, competing with the likes of ‘Lord Kut’ and others.
Thomas was also involved in politics, and contested the seat in Constituency Number Seven in the 2010 General Elections as an Independent Candidate.
We at Nevispages extend heartfelt condolences to the family of Reginald ‘Calypso Reggie’ Thomas on his untimely passing.