He brought the house down at his last appearance in 2011 when he had the Miss Caribbean Audience in stitches with his witty commentary and his hilarious stand-up.
Also signed is Nevisian performer Lee Swanston aka “Gharlic”. The popular vocalist has been wowing audiences over the years and most recently as the front-man for the Kore Band.
Other Guest performers will be announced over the next few days.
The Pageant, which is considered to be the most prestigious pageant of its kind in the Caribbean, has seen many big name Caribbean entertainers grace its stage over the it’s 30 years history.
Performers including soca King and Queen Machel Montano and Allison Hinds as well as Edwin Yearwood, Jamesy P, Rupee, Reggae Crooner Christopher Martin and Bomani have all graced the Miss Caribbean Teen Pageant stage. Former pageant contestants and current popular performing artistes Claudette “CP” Peters and Pat Raguette have also performed along with Trinidadian comedians Rachel Price, Tommy Joseph and Jamaican radio personality Jenifer Jenny Jenny Small.
The Haynes Smith Youth Club Miss Caribbean Talented Teen Pageant is easily the most prestigious pageant of its kind in the Caribbean. The event is in its 34th year and 11 countries would be competing in this year’s edition of the much heralded pageant.
The contestants will be appearing in five segments: Production Number, Ambassadorial Appearance, Talent, Evening Wear and Interview.
The full list of countries and their representatives are:
- Heidi Barrow Barbados
- Jasmile Laville Dominica
- Leanne Purcell Grenada
- Tiffani Bonner Guyana
- Josellle Fisher Jamaica
- Vanice Tuitt Montserrat
- Irveeka Nisbett Nevis
- Pernelle Abraham St. Kitts
- Tenisha Weekes Trinidad & Tobago
- Dejanique Ledee USVI