Calypsonians shine at Dimanche Gras

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Mical Teja performs his song DNA at Dimanche Gras on February 11. – Photo by Jeff K. Mayers

Calypsonians gave it their all at the Calypso Monarch finals held at the Queen’s Park Savannah on February 11. Soca star Machel Montano was crowned the champion for his performance of Soul of Calypso. Karene Asche took the second spot with her song No Excuse. Rounding off the top three was Roderick “Chucky” Gordon with Charlsie, who ranked in third place.

Calypso king Machel Montano during his performance at the Dimanche Gras held at the Queen’s Park Savannah on February 11.

Karene Asche took second place at DImanche Gras on Carnival Sunday.

Chuck Gordon took third place at Dimanche Gras on February 11.

Voice and V’ghn perform at Dimanche Gras on February 11.

Nadia Batson performed at Dimanche Gras on February 11.

Patrice Roberts performs her hit songs at Dimanche Gras at the Queen’s Park Savannah.

Machel Montano took home the crown at Dimanche Gras with his song The Soul of Calypso on February 11.