Two newcomers are among the 20 calypsonians who have secured a spot to compete in the 2023 Calypso semifinals Competition carded for Saturday, February 4th.
They are, bouyon artist Gael Jno-Baptiste known in the entertainment scene as Trilla G with his rendition, “Dick-taylor-ship”, as well as popular singer, Joy Stoute, with a calypso entitled “Silence of My Friends”.
The show was held before a packed crowd at Windsor Park Sports Stadium Forecourt on Saturday night.
The other calypsonians who were selected from among 32 competitors are: Mighty D, Tasha P, Comforter, King Dice, Karessah, Shadow Flow, Bobb, Mighty Omee, Bingo, De Healer, Checko, Shanice, Explosion, Checker, Chris B, Daddy Chess, Soul Puss and Black Diamond.
The reserves are:
Observer, White Fayrie and Trendsetter.
Those who failed to get the judges approval were: Lady Esse, Vigilante, Royette, Sour-Sour, Luchious, Jamma B, Third Eye, Danyan and Inciter.