Thursday 20 September, 2018

Edwin first up at Pic-O-De-Crop finals

Finalists in the Courtesy/Mount Gay Pic-O-De-Crop competition and their representatives at today's draw.

Finalists in the Courtesy/Mount Gay Pic-O-De-Crop competition and their representatives at today's draw.

After a 20-year absence from the Pic-O-De-Crop stage, Edwin Yearwood, will be the first performer on stage in the Courtesy/Mount Gay Pic-O-De-Crop finals on August 5.

Yearwood, who first won the calypso crown in 1995 with 'Voice In My Head' and 'Obadele', will be competing with 'Beggar' and 'Tax-He'.

He and the 10 other finalists drew their positions this afternoon at the Mount Gay Visitors Centre in Brandons, St Michael.

Below is the full lineup in order of appearance:

1 - Edwin Yearwood
2 - Chrystal
3 - Adrian Clarke
4 - Observer
5 - Sir Ruel
6 - Donella
7 - Classic
8 - Colin Spencer
9 - Aziza (defending monarch)
10 - Smokey Burke
11 - iWeb

The 2017 Pic-O-De-Crop Monarch will take home prizes worth over $157,000, including a fully loaded Nissan X Trail from Courtesy Garage.