Calypso Finals 2012 set!

first_img Share Sharing is caring! Tweet 28 Views   no discussions EntertainmentLocalNews Calypso Finals 2012 set! by: – February 16, 2012center_img Share Share Some of the CalypsoniansMany say the best performance for the season is yet to come as ten Calypsonians including the reigning 2011 Calypso Monarch Tasha “Tasha P” Peltier will vie for the coveted title of the 2012 Calypso Monarch.With all the controversy surrounding the Finals leg of the competition; threat of an injunction on newcomer Abel “Checko” Jno. Baptiste’s second song “Bug” and Victor “Comforter” Bique who threatened to file a lawsuit against the Dominica Calypso Association claiming that he tied with another Calypsonian who made it through to the finals when he did not.This Thursday morning all 10 Calypsonians gathered at LIME’s press conference on Thursday to select a number which they will sing on the night of the Finals scheduled for this Saturday at the Festival City in Pottersville. Joey “Explosion” Loyd will start off the competition, followed by Raymond “Vigilante” Vigilant who is competing in the finals in the first time.Daryl “Bobb” Bobb is expected to sing at number three, Dave “Soul Puss” Pascal number four and four time calypso king Dennison “Dice” Joseph at number five.The number six Calypsonian for Saturday night’s show will be Webster “Webb” Marie followed by Gregory “Karessah” Riviere at number seven and new comer reigning Stardom Monarch of the Tent 2012 Abel “Checko” Jno. Baptiste.The reigning calypso Monarch Tasha “Tasha P” Peltier will sing at number nine, while Murphy “Sye” Jno. Jules will close the competition at number ten.President of the Dominica Calypso Association Kelly “The Ghost” Williams took the opportunity to advise the Calypsonians to use the coming days to rest and practice their song to ensure that they give patrons a great show without any glitches and forgetting of lyrics.The show will be held at the Festival City from 8:30pm, tickets cost $70 regular and $160.00 VIP. Dominica Vibes Newslast_img

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