Reigning Carib Soca Monarch Kwasi “Ace” Edmondson has departed Guyana headed for the Twin Island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to compete in the semi finals of the International Soca Monarch.
If he makes it through the semis, he will compete against the reigning international monarch, Machel Montano, however, the semis, referred to as the largest “Soca Picnic for Carnival” will feature 84 contestants performing their pieces for a chance to claim the Lotto Plus International Power Soca Monarch and the Digicel International Groovy Soca Monarch titles.
Edmondson will be performing his new tune “Forking” and is confident in moving into the finals. In a telephone conversation, the Guyanese singer said that he is more thankful for the opportunity to represent Guyana and intends to do his best.
He will be competing with top class artistes such as Swappi, Destra, Nadia Batson, Ravi B, Shurwayne, Skinny Fabulous, Patrice Roberts, 5 Star Akil, Biggie Irie, Farmer Nappy and many others. The Guyanese contender says he remains fearless despite the big names in the business.