Daddy Chess triumphs at Stardom Monarch of the Tent

Daddy Chess was the big winner at the Tent. Photo: Dominica Calypso 

Chester ‘Daddy Chess’ Letang has won the crown at the Stardom Monarch of the Tent competition held on Wednesday night at the Strip in Lalay Coco.

Singing his song ‘Country Before Color,’ Daddy Chess was able to secure the top position as he presented the song in a creative and captivating way.

He said that he is overjoyed at securing the title of Stardom King.

“It was a good feeling. I went for it, I got it,” he said.

He last won that crown in 2008.

Daddy Chess, who is a finalist in the Calypso finals slated for this weekend, said his performance and song at Stardom was a good ‘springboard.’

Second place position went to Jenius, while Karessah grabbed third place and fourth place went to Janae.

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11 Comments

  1. Alan martin
    February 25, 2017

    I believe it is wide open this year. I never hear complaints last year about De-Webbs two songs and Boople’s Air Dominica which were not written by the performers. Too much jealousy and mapwe on Dice making headlines and not the music…

  2. Kaiso chew-chewt
    February 23, 2017

    The verdict is in. RED verses DEAD. We know where the crown going. lets see how well Stars play on Saturday.
    judges chosen for favored outcome…..check
    mic fixed……………………………………………………check
    pre show outcome based on stardom…..check

    bank doh get money from proceeds of Kaiso for the next yrs ……..We go see…..I see a ban on finals

  3. legit
    February 23, 2017

    monarche–karessah
    1st —-Daddy Chest
    2nd—-Webb
    3rd—-???

  4. Sakah boy
    February 23, 2017

    We calling for a difference this year…people that write their own songs…ppl that can represent us overseas…..

  5. Not a herd follower
    February 23, 2017

    I do not think that Dice will retain the crown this year. There are guys who have much better material than him. Daddy Chest, Karresah and The Web are the front runners. Daddy Chest last won the Monarchy in 2001. That is a long famine. It is time to end it. Let it be this year,

  6. FORKIT
    February 23, 2017

    stardom keeping it in de family

  7. freedom fighter
    February 23, 2017

    We doing [email protected]@[email protected]@ on Dice this year,

  8. @boyfriend....
    February 23, 2017

    Daddy chess you can win that crown.

  9. Da4real
    February 23, 2017

    Congratulations my friend…. Next is the calls CROWN on Saturday

  10. Observing
    February 23, 2017

    I think Daddy Chess has a good chance to be monarch this year…Daddy, you have two solid songs and if you deliver them as you did last night; you can create an unexpected upset. Most people I have spoken too has already placed the crown on the current king or Karressah’s head; but I see an upset in the making…keeping my fingers cross

    • February 23, 2017

      Firstly Daddy Chess should not be in the line up for Saturday also TP I would rather see Lugus up there instead I love the Dice but if he doesn’t win that’s alright he will always be the KING.

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