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Festival Song Competition finals this Sunday

The Grand Final of the 2018 Jamaica Festival Song Competition takes place on Sunday.
 
The event is expected to draw a large audience both in person and online this Sunday, July 15, as it will be live-streamed across three platforms - the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission's (JCDC) website, Facebook and Youtube - to better accommodate its international audience. 
 
The show is being held at Ranny Williams Entertainment Centre and will the see the top ten finalists try to outperform each other as they compete for millions in cash and prizes. 
 
Reggae artiste Leroy Sibbles as well as past Festival Song winners Roy Rayon and Tinga Stewart will also be performing. 
 
The free concert begins at 6:00 pm.
 
The Jamaica Festival Song Competition, which started in 1966 has helped to launch and advance the careers of some of Jamaica's acclaimed singers and songwriters.  
 
Winners of the Festival Song Competition have included Toots and the Maytals, Desmond Decker, Ernie Smith, Eric Donaldson, Stanley Beckford and Heather Grant.


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