updated 7:26 PM PDT, Jul 19, 2017
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VG Gets New Calypso Monarch

Reynold Phillip known as King Paido is now holding the Virgin Gorda (VG) Calypso Monarch title twice in his over 20 years in the business.

On Easter Monday morning, April 17th, King Paido was crowned the 2017 Calypso King dethroning last year's King, Chico B.

Chico B won first runner-up, Sistah Joyce-2nd runner-up, Teacher AkuA-3rd runner-up, and Lady Liberty got 4th runner-up.

King Paido also won Best Stage Performance, Best Musical Arrangement, Best Social Commentary, and Best Lyrics. Chico B won Most Humorous song.

The Monarch won a cash prize of $5000 and the 1st runner-up won $3,500.

King Paido sang, "Who Is Paying Attention" and "Happy Fifty Years".

Last modified onTuesday, 18 April 2017 12:21
  • Source: BVIHotpress.com

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