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Ronaldo London crowned 2019 Calypso Monarch

Ronaldo London has been crowned the 2019 Calypso Monarch and has taken home the $700,000 first place prize at the Dimanche Gras 'Kaisorama' at the Queen's Park Savannah Thursday night.

London, singing in position number 16 beat back a field of 16 with his song 'Man's Imagination' to dethrone last year's champion Helon Francis.

The judges gave London the top nod over Karene Asche who took 2nd place and $400,000 and Helon Francis who placed 3rd and took home $200,000.

Photo Gallery: Machel Monday

It's been a staple in the T&T Carnival for several years and has grown into the biggest show of each Carnival season. 

And Machel Montano delivered once again in Machel Montano 2019 at the Hasely Crawford Stadium last Monday.

Guardian Media's Abraham Diaz captured these images.

Photo Gallery: PNM Fete

The an­nu­al PNM Fete moved from Bal­isi­er House to the Gov­ern­ment Cam­pus Plaza this year as con­struc­tion on the new PNM head­quar­ters pre­vent­ed the tra­di­tion­al lo­ca­tion be­ing used.

Guardian Me­dia's Dion Roach was there on Tues­day night to cap­ture these im­ages.

Photo Gallery: Army Fete

For yet an­oth­er year, the De­fence Force put on a high­ly suc­cess­ful Army Fete at the Queen's Park Sa­van­nah. The show fea­tured many of the coun­try's top artistes.

Guardia Me­dia's Dion Roach cap­tured these im­ages.

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