(THA) — Caribbean Soca Queen Fya Empress is the Tobago Calypso Monarch 2014 winner.
Fya Empress is the reigning Ragga Soca Monarch of St Vincent and the Grenadines. The popular artist’s song “Ah Ketch It” has been making waves on the airways this Carnival season. Fya Empress, whose real name is Lornette Nedd Reid has also lined-up to perform alongside Roy Cape All Stars and Blaxx for the Carnival 2014 season.
Candace Robinson took home second place, while Roslyn Reid came in third. Empress received a prize of $80,000, Robinson received a prize of $50,000 and Reid received $30,000.
Held at the Carnival City, Dwight Yorke Stadium, the Tobago Calypso Monarch competition is more than 20 years old. The event was sponsored by the Tobago House of Assembly.
Fya Empress “Lornette Reid” – Just
Candice Robinson – Queen of the Road
Roslyn Reid – Mesmerized by Steel