“Travel all over the world/ there's no place as sweet as home” sings Saint Lucian artiste Mongstar on Saint Lucia We Love, the song which has become a Saint Lucian anthem.
It has a music bed and message that will tug at the hearts of every countryman.
Written by Marley Mongstar James and award winning songwriter and producer Courtney Curty Louis, Saint Lucia We Love was also produced by Louis and released on his Stratosphere Muzic label. The track also features background vocals from Marie Anne.
Touching on everything that is quintessentially Saint Lucian including the majestic Pitons, Nobel Laureates Sir Arthur Lewis and Honourable Derek Walcott and Gros-Islet Friday night, Saint Lucia We Love is a tapestry weaved to tell a story of a proud nation that has long needed its history and future told to a musical beat, My country is nice/ It's a paradise.
Mongstar also pays homage to his roots I raise up in Faux-a-Chaux/ Big up people from Ciceron/ All my people from Marigot” and implor