Basseterre,St.Kitts Janaury 26 2021 (SKNVIBES)

Two of the longest serving entertainers in St. Kitts & Nevis will be recognized by the National Carnival Committee, when the official VIRTUAL Prize-giving Ceremony for Sugar Mas 49 is hosted this Wednesday, 27th January, 2021.  At the ceremony, there will also be performances from the Panorama Champions- EBJ Harmonics, Senior Calypso Monarch- QueenyG and Lala. Winners of Panorama and from the Calypso Finals will be presented with their prizes.Minister of Culture, Hon. Jonel Powell and Carnival Chair, Shannon Hawley will make brief remarks, reflecting on the 2020 celebrations and providing a look into this year’s Golden 50th Anniversary of Sugar Mas.

The Carnival Committee revealed that the two being honored are King Lala, (Clement Williams) and Mr. World, (Royston Wigley).Both entertainers have been making sterling contributions to the development and promotion of carnival for decades, producing memorable calypso hits that have become classics, cherished by loyal fans.