In the midst of the carnival season in Trinidad and Tobago, the soca capital of the world, soca King Machel Montano has tied the knot.
Today, the day of love, February 14, Valentine’s Day, Machel wedded his long-standing love Renee Butcher, celebrity yoga instructor, also from Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.
Machel broke the news to his more than 527 thousand followers on Instagram with two images and two captions. One simply said “Happy Valentine’s Day from Mr. and Mrs. Montano” while the other read, “today we have fulfilled the civil requirements in the eyes of the state and legally we are Mr. & Mrs”.
The ceremony was held at the historic Red House, Rotunda which was reopened after being refurbished weeks ago.
It will continue throughout the weekend and climax at the final Machel Monday on February 17, under the theme “The Wedding”, an all-white affair.
The Wedding will feature over 20 top artiste in the Caribbean including Tarrus Riley and Konshens.
Machel Monday is the most famous event leading up to Carnival day in T&T.