Mr. Val Henry, MyVueNews.com
Basseterre, St. Kitts, Wednesday, 2nd August, 2018, (MyVueNews.com) – The tempo is continuing to rise and the level of excitement is about to soar to higher levels as the finals of the 2018 Culturama Soca Monarch Competition, kicks off at the Cultural Complex, Charlestown, on Thursday, 2nd August.
According to organizers, the event will be featuring nine (9) soca artistes vying for honours in the Groovy and Power segments of the contest.
Most of the artistes will however be competing in both versions of the competitions.
Those confirmed for the Power category are Delly Ranks, Soca Empress, Eazi and Exman, Speedy, Hollywood, Blade, Jeezy, Sparta, Daddy Tutsy, Eto Dan & KZ.
However, Charis D, Delly Ranks, Soca Express, Eto Dan & KZ, Speedy, Hollywood, Daddy Tutsy, Bad Man Polo, Eazi Featuring Jarwa, are those vying for the title of Groovy monarch.
Both competitions were won last year by Delly Ranks, who this year will attempt to successfully defend his two titles.
He will appear in the sixth position in the Power segment with a song titled, “push Forward” and number 3 in the Groovy section with a song called, “When we out”.
The competition begins at 8:00pm.
Other competitions and major events on the horizon include the Senior Calypso Monarch Competition on Saturday, 4th, Miss Culture Queen Pageant on Sunday, 5th, Miss Caribbean Queen Pageant on Monday, 6th August.