Kenwrick Joseph Death – Obituary – According to Trinidad Express, Soca Parang artiste, Kenny J, whose true name was Kenwrick Joseph, died on January 2, 2022, following a two-week fight with COVID-19.
Kenny J, 69, of Coora Road, Siparia, died at the Augustus Long Hospital in Pointe-a-Pierre at 11.25 am Sunday.
The former Assistant Superintendent of Police is survived by four children and ten grandkids. His wife passed away 11 years ago.
Kenwrick Joseph Death – Obituary, Aka Kenny J, Soca Parang Artiste Dead
Kenny J was featured recently in a public service announcement video series spearheaded by promoter Randy Glasgow and produced by the National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB).
Kenny J was born in 1952 on Prices of Wales Street in San Fernando and discovered a passion for music. He was crowned Police Calypso Monarch in 1987. He qualified for the National Calypso Monarch finals four times, coming second in 1990 with his performances of Addicted to Sweet Soca and Leave She Alone.
The family will post funeral details to his Facebook page.