The popular lead singer of the group Djakout number 1 is expected in Court today ( Wednesday, November 12 ). Auguste Duverger also known as Pouchon was invited by judge, Sonel Jean François to answer some questions in regard to the case against gang leader of baz Galil headed by Woodely Etheart '' Sonson la familia
As you may remember, Woodely Etheart 'Alias Sonson la familia was arrested on May 8, 2014 and currently is in the civil prison of Croix des Bouquets. There are allegations that he has been involved in kidnappings in the past several years.
Djakout Mizik is a Carrefour, Port-au-Prince based Compas band famous for their slow jazzy style of music. They have recorded some remarkable hits like Septieme Ciel, Biznis Pam and Naje Pou Souti. Djakout Mizik first appeared on the American Television Network with Wyclef Jean on MTV to perform on the New Year eve of 2007.
Recently, on April 14, 2014, Kompa magazine visited the studio of Djakout Number One while they were working with four new songs for their next album. They had given the title of the songs to the Kompa representative but asked not to reveal them. However, under this condition of anonymity, it can be said that those songs were very much socially conscious lyrics based on very strong words--the subject matters of the songs were based on Justice, Prosperity or Fulfillment and Social ethics.
Djakout Mizik is a 7 member compass band that is best known by its slow jazzy styles of music. Many of their fans at that time identified with their performances leading to the band crowned the best carnival band in Haiti for performing Kal, with noticeable energy. This marked the turning point of their fame. In fact, the great energy they had put into performance of the hit, took the audience and the charges by surprise. This is the case because changing their style of performance was unexpected and that it is as if they had opened the gates of their ingenuity during the performance.
Djakout Mizik is a popular Haitian Compas band. On New year's eve on MTV in 2007, they performed with Wyclef Jean. This was their first appearance on an American network television. In February 2008, they were crowned the best carnival band in Haiti for their energetic performance of Kalòt Marasa (two slaps).
In May 2006, members of Djakout Mizik were shot at while getting out of a van. Thankfully, none of the members were hurt and they had one of their most successful hit about this incident, Eskive.
It is no secret that the group Djakout Mizik has been the hottest craze in konpa music in the past several year. Since the release of their first hit song "Encore Encore", Djakout Mizik continues to post number-one konpa hits from 1987 to the present. It's almost impossible to argue with their success; Djakout has been very consistent, producing a string of hit albums, fun, and enjoyable music for their fans base. Whether it is in New York, Miami, Boston or Canada, Djakout headlines all major festivals and concerts. Djakout's live performances continue to sell out arenas in parts of Europe and Eastern United States.