Tanny and The Boys Remembered on St Maarten

SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) – In the spirit of Black History Month and as Sint Maarten continues to acknowledge its rich, and diverse heritage, the Ministry of Education Culture Youth and Sport (MECYS) is unveiling “We Story” The Collection. “We Story” is a compilation of newly and previously written profiles/features (by cited & acknowledged authors) on prominent and well-known past and current educators, artists, sports icons and community pioneers that have contributed to Sint Maarten and its diaspora. The objective of “We Story” The Collection is to bring about more awareness and increase the visibility of the many facets of Sint Maarten’s rich and diverse heritage through a series of press releases schedule to appear over the next two weeks and beyond via Government and local media outlets.


“Tanny & The Boys, A little history about the men and their music…”- will be the first edited and summarized feature of the “We Story” The Collection presented by the Ministry of Education Culture Youth and Sport (MECYS). The original feature story was written and documented by Lasana M. Sekou in 1992.


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