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Spice Mas - Soca Monarch Results 2019 

Grenada's Soca Monarch competition for Spice Mas is always a spectacular scene of vibrant and high energy from the locals as they witness who will be King or Queen of the island as they battle it out in the Groovy and Power Monarch Categories. See the official results and the winning performances.


Groovy Monarch Winner:


1st - Vghn & Dash 261 Points

3rd - Terror D Governor - Gratitude - 259 Points

4th - Luni Spark & Electrify - Chocolate & Cryave - Genie Lover - 221 Points

6th - Valene - Let Them Talk - 213 Points


Congratulations to Vghn & Dash sharing the honers for Groovy Monarch title.

Vghn - Soca Nice


Dash - Ah Telling Yuh



Power Monarch Winner:


1st - Boyzie - 263 Points

2nd - Luni Spark & Electrify - Bacchanal Party - 260 Points

3rd - Terror D Governor - Black Power - 259 Points

4th - Wuss Ways - Jamming - 253 Points


Congratulations to Boyzie taking the win

Boyzie - De Return

Antigua & Barbuda - Road March Results 2019 

There was one artist who went clear for the road march title for 2019 and he made this his second title for the season, with winning the Jumpy Party Monarch competition and now Road March, well done to Low Rider. Here are the official results below;


Road March Winner

1st - Low Rider - Fish Dance - Played 117 times

2nd - Tian Winter - In Yuh Face - Played 37 times

3rd - Menace - Tanya - Played 33 times

Antigua & Barbuda - Party Monarch Results 2019 

With the lack of music last year, i thought it was important to see Antigua and Barbuda represented back to normal business with marketing and awareness. In recent years they've been quiet outside of their island compared to other Caribbean nations who contribute to the Soca Music industry.

Here are the official results for Antigua & Barbuda's Party Monarch 2019.



1st - Menace XL - Tanya

2nd - Tian Winter - Do Wah Yuh Want

3rd - Kimmy - Ah Sure



1st - Low Rider - Fish Dance

2nd - Tian Winter - In Yuh Face

3rd - Ricardo Drue - Teacher


Congratulations to Menace XL & Low Rider



Crop Over - People's Monarch Results 2019 

The only competition by the people, of the people and for the people of Barbados. 

Congratulations to Leadpipe x Jus Say for their winning song Sometime with 73% of the votes, which defeated Hypasounds song Fair Sa (Feh Sa)



Crop Over - Soca Monarch Results 2019 

With the changes from two competitions to one, there was always going to be a winner. This year's competition saw many sweet tunes potentially taking the crown but some might say other performances were winners in their eyes. So here are the results below;


Soca Monarch Winner:

1st - Mikey - Action Time Again - 98 points

2nd - Lil Rick - Jam Down - 75 points

3rd - Leadpipe - Sometime - 74 points


Congratulations to Mikey on being the first Bajan Soca Monarch.

Vincy Mas Soca Monarch 2019 - The Results 

Soca Monarch this year saw many challenging the people's champion Fireman Hooper, and boy a dream come true for Magikal, dethroning Victoria Park's greatest performer. Skinny Fabulous & Problem Child were not amongst the finalists after making it clear they would retire to make way for the future talent of St Vincent & The Grenadines.

We also saw justice served for St Vincent's golden voice, Hance who took the Ragga Soca Monarch crown and it sure was a blessing with the progression this talented man has had in the past 2 years. See below for further details;


Ragga Soca Monarch Results

1st  - Hance - Uptown Party

2nd - Fireman Hooper - GPS

3rd - Chewalee - Rum Cheaper Than Woman


Power Soca Monarch Results

1st - Magikal - Bloody Hell Crazy

2nd - Fireman Hooper - Shake It Down

3rd - Tuffa - Me Liver

4th - Caspa G - Rum Diaries


HANCE (Ragga Soca Monarch Winner 2019)


MAGIKAL (Power Soca Monarch Winner 2019)


St Lucia Soca Monarch Results 2019 

St Lucia saw a new name to the Groovy Monarch by the name of  Sly, out of Vye Twizeen Boys. In the Power Category Ricky T held on to his title, making this 21 titles. For more insight see below for details and coverage of the winning songs;


Groovy Monarch 2019

1st  - Sly (Vye Twizeen Boys) - Mix Up 
2nd - Ricky T - Just A Friend 
3rd - Shemmy J - Pretty On Purpose 
4th - The Invader - Cock Up 

Power Monarch 2019

1st - Ricky T - Mess 
2nd - Ezra D’ Fun Machine - Touchdown
3rd - Mantius - Fire Under My Feet 
4th - Pablo - Keisha 


VYE TWIZEEN BOYS (Groovy Soca Monarch Winner 2019)


RICKY T (Power Soca Monarch Winner 2019)