Veteran Calypso star Leroy Calliste is recovering in hospital in his native Trinidad and Tobago after suffering a mild stroke following a gig on Sunday (21Sep14).

The musician, aka Black Stalin, was admitted to the San Fernando General Hospital for treatment, where he is listed in stable condition.

However, the health setback has left him with limited mobility and troubles with his speech, according to his daughter Keina.

The stroke occurred three days before his 73rd birthday on Wednesday (24Sep14).