A female Police Officer is in the line up among nine finalists for the Calypso Monarch Title.
Katurah George who is one of the lead singers with the Royal Grenada Police Force Band received the nod of the judges after 20 calypsonians faced off in the semi-final round of the Calypso Monarch competition at Victoria Park last Sunday.
With her songs of “Police Brutality,” and “No Misfit” George, a new comer to the competition, warmed the hearts of not only the judges, but the patrons as well.
Two former Monarchs, Scholar and Black Wizard are also included in the line up as they attempt to dethrone the reigning Monarch Pamela ‘Pam’ Courtney.
The other semi-finalists include veterans Randy Isaac, Teacher Eddie, Sour Serpent, and Sheldon Douglas.
Soca Artiste Shortpree who entered the calypso arena for the first time last year is another finalist.
Quako who is known for producing music for Pan Ossia is another new comer to the competition that is scheduled for Dimanche Gras Night, August 12.