Queen of Soca Alison Hinds to Perform at “Girl Power” Concert in Florida

Queen of Soca Alison Hinds is set to perform in one of her high energy shows at the 11th Annual “Girl Power” concert during Miami Broward Carnival Week on Thursday, October 4, 2012. The concert will take place at Hialeah Park, at 2200 East 4th Avenue in Hialeah, Florida.

Recently acclaimed for her standout song “Roll It Gal,” Hinds is one of the most recognized female artists in the soca music arena, possessing “one of the most alluring and powerful voices in the soca genre.” A true testament that Alison’s talent is appreciated globally, her video release of “Faluma/Makelele” video premiered on the African Channel. The video is now at 19K views on You Tube after just a month.

This summer Alison took center stage at the Jazz Reggae concert at UCLA, and the PanJazz 2012 concert at Lincoln Center in NYC. Alison was also the only female performer at this year’s Hot 97 On Da Reggae Tip Show that was held at the Hammerstein Ballroom during the West Indian Day Parade week in NYC.

A recipient for ‘Outstanding work in Calypso, Zouk Award and the Caribbean Heritage Award for “Outstanding Contribution to Soca Music as an icon of the “girl’s” power movement, Alison has carved out the perfect niche for herself.

She recently launched the Alison Hinds Wonderland Foundation in her homeland of Barbados. The Foundation is created for the empowerment of women. The mission of the foundation is to help improve the quality of life for girls, women and families worldwide. Although the Foundation is primarily in Barbados, the mission of the project is to ensure that the message of the foundation is heard and felt globally to encourage women empowerment everywhere.

To listen to “Faluma/Makelele,” go to

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