Machel Montano has been honored by the Citizens and Friends of Trinidad and Tobago in Los Angeles, for his community service to the city of Los Angeles as well as his musical achievements.

Photo: Citizens and Friends of Trinidad & Tobago's Facebook page

Photo: Citizens and Friends of Trinidad & Tobago’s Facebook page

Machel was presented with the Lifetime Achievement award at the CFTT’s annual awards presentation dinner, help in celebration of Trinidad’s 53 years of independence.

In an Instgram post, Machel proudly displayed his award, extending gratitude to the Citizens and Friends of Trinidad & Tobago as well as the Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti.

Photo: Machel Montano Instagram

Photo: Machel Montano’s Instagram