Thre Tobago Soca Monarch Finanlists have made it into the semi-final round of the International Soca Monarch competition to be held on Saturday.
This follows the New Tobago Soca Monarch competition Wednesday night.
The following is a statement from the organisers of the show.
"The Men of Exile (M.O.E) is pleased to announce the top twelve (12) artistes who have advanced to the final round of the New Tobago Soca Monarch (NTSM) “Premier Wednesday” 27th January 2016.
On Wednesday 13th December 2015 the New Tobago Soca Monarch (NTSM) “Premier Wednesday” was held at Buccoo Beach Bar, Buccoo, Tobago, Seventeen (17) artistes participated in the Semis “Soca Semis by the Sea” which was adjudicated by five judges.
The head Judge, from the expert panel of judges of the International Soca Monarch (ISM), presided over the adjudication process in keeping with the ISM criteria.
The three (3) finalists with the highest scores will be heading to Trinidad to participate in the International Soca Monarch (ISM) semi final roundon Sunday 17th of January, 2016.
These artistes are as follows:
1st - CastonCupid: “Mischef” 420 points
2nd - Gerard Balford: “DBaddest” 418 points
3rd - Anderson McPhee& Darren Phillips: F in She CC 408 points
The M.O.E. in collaboration with its key organizer stake this opportunity to thank all artistes for participating and showing great sportsmanship standing together as one, and maintaining the love for the art form."