The reigning champion of the 2019 International Soca Monarch competition, Hollice “Mr Killa” Mapp has publicly declared that he will not be competing in this year’s competition.

In a lengthy Instagram post, Mr Killa explained that he made this decision after being “deprived of the details and tools necessary” to prepare for the competition.

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The post, which was captioned “Music is a mission not a competition,” ended by saying that Mr Killa will continue to focus on recording, releasing and performing quality music.