ONE COULD HAVE easily mistaken the finals night for music at Frank Collymore Hall for a church recital or gospel show, based on Ki’ann Browne’s two stirring performances.
The “Hallelujah”, “Jesus is good” and “Praise the Lord” shouts that echoed long after she exited the stage in both halves on Saturday night, as well as the sustained applause, were still no indication of how powerful were her renditions of I Can Only Imagine and He’ll Do It Again. She brought goosebumps to one’s skin as she brought the house down.
Over 22 finalists performed in the second final of the Digicel National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA). Out of them, seven were originals.
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