Seasoned performers Shurwayne Winchester, Farmer Nappy, Blaxx and Patrice Roberts have all qualified for the final of the Internaional Soca Monarch competition on Fantastic Friday.
They have been named on a list of qualifiers following Sunday's Semi-Finals at the Queen's Park Savannah.
The organisers have also announced the Wildcard artistes and Carib Breakout Artistes of the Year.
The following are the lists released today:
1 AARON ST.LOUIS: VOICE
2 ADRIAN HACKSHAW: THIRD BASS
3 AKEEM CHANCE: PREEDY
4 AKIL BORNEO: 5 STAR AKIL
5 DAMIAN ETIENNE: HYPASOUNDS
6 DARRYL HENRY: FARMER NAPPY
7 DEVON MARTIN: LYRIKAL
8 DEXTER STEWART: BLAXX
9 JASON,PRINCE, SHAQUILL, KEVIN PHILLIP, ANDREWS, JONES, CUDJOE CLOUD 5
10 NESTA BOXILL: SEKON STA
11 PATRICE ROBERTS: PATRICE ROBERTS
12 RICARDO BARRITEAU: RICARDO DRUE
13 RONNY BOYCE PTERNSKY
15 SAMRAJ JAIMUNGAL: RIKKI JAI
16 SHURWAYNE WINCHESTER: SHURWAYNE WINCHESTER
17 STEPHENSON MARSHALL: SHAL MARSHALL
18 TEDDYSON JOHN
There are two spots left to be filled in the finals! This will be done via the Wildcard. The Wildcards are selected from the order of merit list from the Semi-Finals held on January 17th, 2016. They are therefore the next four artistes with the highest points. These Wildcards will compete via public voting to gain a spot at the Finals on Fantastic Friday. This competition is sponsored by NLCB.
The Wildcard artistes are as follows:
1 KERNAL ROBERTS KERNAL ROBERTS
2 PETER WIGGINS PETER RAM
3 SHERWIN JEREMIAH M1 aka MENNACE
4 TERRIN CALLENDER JAIGA
THE CARIB BREAK OUT ARTISTES OF THE YEAR
The winning prize of the Carib Breakout Artiste of the year is sponsored by Honda City and SLAM 100.5 FM. The winner would receive one hundred thousand dollars cash compliments Honda City. Two artistes were selected based on their scores from fan votes which ended at midnight on Sunday 17th January, 2016. These artistes would have an opportunity to perform on Fantastic Friday.
A fresh round of voting would begin right after this announcement for these two selected artistes and will end on Fantastic Friday February 5th, 2016 at 6:oo p.m.
The two qualifying artistes are Jadel and Salty.