Smokey Burke to lead off semis

TRE GREAVES, tregreaves@nationnews.com

Added 15 July 2017

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Calypsonians display balls with the order of appearance for the 2017 Courtesy Mount Gay Pic-O-De-Crop calypso competition. (Picture by Sandy Pitt)

VETERAN CALYPSONIAN Smokey Burke of Super Gladiators will set the tone at the semi-finals of the 2017 Courtesy Mount Gay Pic-O-De-Crop calypso competition.

The draw was conducted on Saturday at the National Cultural Foundation’s West Terrace, St James, headquarters.

Burke will be followed by former junior monarch Ms Sammy G from the House of Soca, while AC of De Big Show will round off the list of 18 competitors.

The semi-finals are scheduled for July 21 at the 3Ws Amphitheater, Kensington Oval, St Michael.

The full line-up in order of appearance: 1. Smokey Burke, 2. Ms Sammy G, 3. Billboard, 4. Donella, 5. MR BLOOD, 6 Chrystal, 7. iWeb, 8. Amazing Dre, 9. Colin Spencer, 10. Ms AC, 11. Observer, 12. Classic, 13. Jamal Slocombe, 14. Edwin, 15. Charisma, 16. Sir Ruel, 17. Franswaa, 18. AC. (TG)

TENT

ARTISTE

SONG 1

SONG 2

Number

Super Gladiators

Smokey Burke

Poor-trait

Persona Non grata

1

House of Soca

Ms. Sammy-G

My Story

Naked Departure

2

House of Soca

Billboard

Bad Man

Economy’s Plea

3

Cave Shepherd All Stars

Donella

Virtual

Make A Change

4

De Big Show

MR BLOOD

Attacks

Memo

5

De Big Show

Chrystal

Claim Barbados Back

Too Big Fuh De Horse

6

De Big Show

iWeb

For The Souls

Salesman

7

House of Soca

Amazing Dre

Trading Places

Alternative Facts

8

Cave Sheperd All Stars

Colin Spencer

Last Vote

Belated Birthday Greetings

9

House of Soca

Ms. AC

Ghetto Cry

Malicious People

10

House of Soca

Observer

Patriot

Socio-Party

11

De Big Show

Classic

Divorce

If Yuh Don’t Know

12

De Big Show

J-Slo

Voice of the Voiceless

Can’t Finish It

13

De Big Show

Edwin

Tax-He

Beggar

14

Cave Sheperd All Stars

Charisma

Miss Bimsha

Women Moving On

15

House of Soca

Sir Ruel

Run Fuh Cover

Not My Vote

16

House of Soca

Franswaa

Master Debate

Thanks

17

De Big Show

AC

More Love

My Opinion

18

RESERVE

 

 

 

 

De Big Show

TC

Paradise

Stand Up

 

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