Ricardo Dru has been announced the winner of Antigua & Barbuda’s Jumpy Soca Monarch title.

Ricardo entered the competition with a song title “War,” a collaborative production between Grenadian producer Shawn “Mr Roots” Mitchell and Vincentian producer Ramon “Fryktion” McDowall.

On an Instagram post highlighting the success, Fryktion posted a reflective quote from Ralph Emerson “What you do speaks so loudly I cannot hear what you say,” then went on to congratulate Ricardo on his win.

Ricardo Dru also placed 2nd in the Groovy Soca Monarch. The competition was held on the 2nd of August 2015.