by Zaya Williams
Anticipation is reaching fever pitch as the 2023 Party Monarch competition prepares to set the stage ablaze on Sunday. With nine talented artistes vying for glory in two distinct categories, fans are eagerly awaiting the showdown that promises to be nothing short of electrifying.
Last year, Claudette ‘CP’ Peters showcased her exceptional talent by clinching her 10th crown in the INET Party Monarch finals’ groovy category. Her winning song, ‘Stressless,’ not only captured the hearts of the audience but also served as a poignant reminder of the richness of Antigua and Barbuda’s cultural heritage. Her mesmerizing performance was a testament to her artistic prowess and stage presence.
Hot on her heels was the talented Tian Winter, who delivered a remarkable performance with his song “Baddest,” securing the first runner-up spot. Menace XL, in a truly show-stopping and patriotic display, claimed the second runner-up position with his song ‘Brave,’ leaving the audience in awe.
Meanwhile, Lyrics Man brought the night to a thrilling climax, winning the Jumpy category with his infectious tune ‘How me sound.’ Menace XL and Tian Winter followed closely, securing the first and second runner-up spots, respectively, in this highly competitive category.
As fans eagerly await the 2023 edition of the Party Monarch competition, all eyes are on Empress and her much-anticipated performance of the hit song ‘Let it rain.’ With the stakes higher than ever, Empress has become the talk of the town, and expectations are soaring for her appearance on stage.
The Party Monarch competition is not just about the grand performances; it is an opportunity for artists to showcase their creativity, lyrical prowess, and stagecraft while connecting with the audience in a profound way. Each artist has spent countless hours honing their craft and perfecting their songs, aiming to capture the hearts of the judges and the audience alike.
For fans, the competition is more than just a musical spectacle; it is a celebration of their nation’s vibrant culture and music scene. The Party Monarch competition has become a tradition that brings the community together, fostering a sense of unity and pride as they witness their favorite artists battle it out on stage.
As the curtains rise and the first note reverberates through the air, the 2023 Party Monarch competition will mark the beginning of a night that will be remembered for years to come. The stage is set, the artists are ready, and the fans are eager – let the battle of the beats begin!