9 Artistes in each category have secured their spot at Power & Groovy Soca and Calypso Finals

Written by on June 27, 2022

After a weekend of exciting semi-final competitions, 9 artists in the Calypso, Power Soca, and Groovy Soca segments have qualified to advance to the final round of competition. The Power and Groovy Soca Monarch Semi-Finals was held on Friday, June 24 at the National Cultural Centre (NCC) Grounds and the Calypso Monarch Semi-Finals held on Sunday, June 26 at the NCC.

The following artistes and songs were selected to advance to the next stage of competition. The qualifying artistes are listed in alphabetical order, and not indicative of scores or judging preferences.

The Finals of the Power and Groovy Soca Monarch Competition will be held on Friday, July 8 and the Calypso Monarch, on Saturday, July 9. Both events will take place at the SAAB, Vigie. Tickets cost $50 and are available for purchase at The Cell at Baywalk Mall, and Steve’s Barbershop in Castries. Other ticket outlets will be announced in the coming days.

For updates relating to the Calypso and Soca Monarch Competition, visit www.carnivalsaintlucia.com or @carnivalsaintlucia on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. The CPMC wishes all artistes best of luck as they prepare for the Monarch.


Groovy Soca Qualifiers

# Sobriquet Song Title
1 Ambi Woman
2 Ezra D’Funmachine Drifting
3 Hyper & Ti Carro Party Jumbie
4 J’urgen Joanna
5 Mongstar Bring Back Carnival
6 Q-pid One in a Million
7 Ricardo So Long
8 Ricky T Live Life (Mal Pale)
9 Ti Blacks Purge Them Out


Power Soca Qualifiers

# Sobriquet Song Title
1 Ambi & Ricky T Come & Take It
2 Buffalo 3ZK Road Runners
3 Dezral Mask on Her
4 Dhriv 2 funny Are you Dumb
5 Ezra D’Funmachine Pass Me Straight
6 Fross Eat Man Money
7 Invader Doing
8 Mantius Mad People
9 Pablo Di Road


Calypso Monarch Qualifiers

# Sobriquet Song Title
1 De Jenerator Just Ice System


2 Dezral Legacy

Calling All Saints

3 Educator Mardi Pwete’

Calypso Party

4 Mighty Sizzler The Mortician

I eh for that

5 Minelle Last Days


6 Oshun African in me


7 Ready Compy Tent

Off to Ukraine

8 TC Brown Lucia and Helen


9 Wally Tribute to Vada


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