QPID is the only calypsonian who will be featuring in the three major shows this year.
According to the lists of finalists released by START and the Carnival Planning and Management Agency, Qpid will be contesting in the Groovy Soca, Power Soca and Monarchy contests.
The finalists for the Groovy Soca contest are: Hollywood HP, Lancealot, Mantius, Mongstar, Mysterio, Nerdy, Qpid, Ricy T and Sedale.
The Power Soca finalists are: Arthur, CJ, Educator, Hollywood HP, Lancealot, Mongstar, Qp[id, Ricky T and Siah.
The finalists for the Calypso Monarchy are: Ashanti, Educator, Invader, Mary G., Menelle, Nintus, Qpid, Ready and TiCarro along with reigning monarch Walleigh.