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Soca veterans Machel Montano and Iwer George continue to hype up the Carnival fever, most recently with a photo showing the two playfully pretending to duke it out.
Montano’s long-time friend and manager Anthony Chow Lin On shared a photo to his Instagram page showing the two titans posing together.
“Talk about Bachannal this morning, SOUND CLASH. they shoulda neva hurt Buju @iwergeorge @machelmontano,” Chow Lin On said.
George, who performed at Tribe Hydrate on Sunday morning, shared a video of his hit song ‘Road March Bacchanal 2’ to Instagram where he called out Montano as they battle it out for the Road March title.
“I gave @machelmontano the weekend to talk. My turn to talk now #tribehydrate #roadmarchbacchanal #freestyle #kaisoismybackground #youdonthavemorelyrics #placemashup #yousuretribeisyourband #iwergeorge #machelmontano #soca2019”
The two have released songs rehashing their rivalry for Road March 2018, in which George’s song ‘Savannah’ was a close contender for Montano’s ‘Kingdom’, which won the title.
“You say unity is a wonderful thing, three days later he block Sunny Bling/on the stage was a next set ah drama, the DJ’s and dem playing Savannah/but when the mafia come, they switching from Savannah to Kingdom/they join forces to win the big fight, this year yuh have to team up with Jesus Christ,” George sang.
Machel responded to George with his song ‘Dr Mashup’:
“Every year you singing the same song/’bout water, water, hand, hand, hand, comess, we leave them things for woman…stop crying and complaining ‘bout last year, take yuh licks like a man,” Montano sang.