Queen of Kings- Karene Asche wins Caribbean Calypso King of Kings in St.Kitts
Carnival Village, St.Kitts (January 7th 2012):-Reigning Trinidad Calypso Monarch Karene Asche defeated 10 Calypso Kings and Queens from throughout the region to win the Caribbean King of Kings Calypso Monarch title in Carnival Village , Basseterre St.Kitts.
Amassing a total of 761 pts the Trinidadian Calypso Queen outclassed the regions finest which included Dominica’s Tasha P who placed 1st runner-up, 3 times Kittitian King Pungwah who placed 2nd, 5 times St.Kitts King Sacrotes placed 3rd while Antigua’s Zakari placed 4th runner-up.
Other participating regional Calypso Monarchs in the show included St. Croix’ Mighty Pat, St.Lucia’s Queen Menelle, Nevis’ King Meeko, St.Maarten’s King Timo and St.Thomas’ Kung Fu Plenty among others.
Monarch- Karene Asche (Trinidad and Tobago)- 761 pts
• 1st Runner-up: Tasha P (Dominica)- 721pts
• 2nd Runner-up: Pungwah (St.Kitts)- 711 pts
• 3rd Runner-up: Sacrotes (St.Kitts)- 691 pts
• 4th Runner-up: Zakari (Antigua)-673 pts