Sparrow celebrates his 89th birthday today

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Sparrow celebrates his 89th birthday today

The Mighty Sparrow is celebrating 89 years around the sun today.

Via a press release on Tuesday, well wishers and calypso lovers sent love to the 8th time road march champion, remembering him for his marvellous contributions to the calypso industry.

Supporters via the press release stated:
“We in this group of Trinidad and Tobago nationals and Caribbean people fully appreciative of this special human being that his God has delivered to us here in Trinidad and Tobago, the rest of the Caribbean and indeed the world, send greetings to “Birdie” at his New York home wishing him all the best on this wonderful day and those to come as decreed by his God”

Slinger Francisco fondly known as The Mighty Sparrow is well known for his songs Congo Man, Jean and Dinah, Ten to one and many more.