Fay-Ann eyes Bunji’s crown
With only six places available in the International Power Soca Monarch finals on Carnival Friday the competitors at last Sunday’s semi-final gave their all, hoping to secure an opportunity to shoot for the million-dollar first prize.
At the end, five Trinidadians and one Grenadian made the cut and will join the seeded finalists, the winners of the Soca Monarch competitions in St Vincent, Barbados, Grenada, Antigua and St Lucia along with defending monarch, Bunji Garlin, at the finals.
Iwer George sealed his place in the final with a signal performance that created mayhem at the Velodrome. Even before he appeared on stage the frenzied crowd was waving flags and bandannas. Performing “Ready”, Iwer kept the people jumping throughout his very simple presentation. Before leaving the stage, Iwer sang some of “We Like It”, calling on Ziggy Ranking to join him on stage further exciting the audience. Read complete article..