10 vying for gospel crown
A King or Queen of the LIME Gospel Challenge will be crowned at Frank Collymore Hall tomorrow. Ten finalists have earned the right to win the first prize of $5000 plus the LIME Gospel Challenge trophy.The contingent of eight females and two males have been rehearsing with Promise to fine tune preparations for the inaugural event. The finalists, in order of appearance, are:1. Adrian Allen – Jesus I Love You.2. Akeelah Clarke – I Need You.3. Nicole Clarke – Don’t Give Up.4. Rashida Green – Redeemer.5. Kellyann Trotman – I’m Gonna Be Ready.6. Norman Haynes – Now I Have Life.7. Everdene Smart – Alabaster Box.8. Zoe Armstrong – In Better Hands Now.9. Lehanna Ryce – That Name.10. Kristina Carter – Mercy Said No.Judging categories include rendition, performance, song selection and originality. The LIME Gospel Challenge final event begins at 6:30 pm. Tickets are available from Starcom Network, River Road, St Michael, and Blessings Boutique, James Street, Bridgetown.