By Latrishka Thomas
Nine calypsonians will battle against last year’s winner for the crown in the 2019 Wadadli Beer Sir Prince Ramsey Calypso Monarch competition.
The finalists are: King Bear, King Kaseba, King Pan Man, King Young Destroyer, King Zacari, Queen Gee Bee, Queen Sammy C, Stumpy and Tian Winter who will be attempting to overthrow the reigning calypso champion, Queen Thalia.
Those artistes were chosen from a large pool who competed on Sunday in the two rounds of the calypso semifinals at the Barrymore Hotel.
The heated final showdown will take place on August 2nd at the Antigua Recreation Grounds, dubbed Carnival City.