Lil Bitts

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Lil Bitts (born Shivonne Liesl-Anne Churche, 31 October 1984) is a soca musician from Trinidad and Tobago. She is best known for her hits “Bump”, “Crush” and “Hold Meh”.

Lil Bitts began singing Social Commentary at the age of nine, leaving Sacred Heart Girls RC School with the title of “Calypso Monarch” in 1996. She played the tenor steel pan with Woodtrin Steel Orchestra (1998-1999) when they won the National Junior Panorama Competition and a finalist in the National Calypso Juniors in 1999.

After taking second place at the Inter Calypso School Competition in 2001, she began the move from Social Commentary to soca music, coming fifth at the National Junior Soca Monarch Competition later that year. Her self-penned song “Esta Fiesta” on the Christmas Riddum won Best Soca Parang of 2005.

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“Crush”, written by Kernal Roberts, enabled her to make her debut into the International Soca Monarch Competition 2006. She was a finalist in the Groovy Soca category in 2010 with “Careful” penned by her brother, Sherrard Churche.

Lil Bitts, together with Mel (Shivorne Melissa Mitchell), Miki (Tamika Ward-Lewis) and CutieRae (Elena Rachel Rawlins), launched the Making Music to Benefit Charities (M2BC) Foundation in 2009.

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