Twelve finalists will vie for the coveted title of the Festival Song winner in the grand finals of the Jamaica Cultural Development Commission JCDC Festival Song Competition 2021.
The virtual event is scheduled to take place tomorrow (Thurs).
Chairman of the Festival Song Committee, Orville Hill, praised the quality of the songs submitted by the finalists. He said that any of the 12 entries can be the winning song.
The Chairman said that he is also pleased that several of the songs catered to a young audience.
He said that the JCDC had reached out to young producers and songwriters in the entertainment industry, as well as established artistes, to get them to enter the competition.
Following the selection of the Festival Song, Mr. Hill said that it will be promoted until the Independence celebrations.