The excitement and momentum continue to build as the second round of the Magnum All-Star Sound Clash came off without a hitch on Friday night. St. Thomas and UK-based sound Five Star General emerged victorious after a gruelling face-off with Twin Star. The clash was held at the All-Star Headquarters on 153 Olympic Way and was densely populated with residents who came to view the proceedings.
On the heels of their undisputed win, Five Star General is feeling elated and is pleased by the overwhelming support from their community in St. Thomas. The group also issued a warning message for their competitors.
“We are so excited- every one of us is so excited. Our fans, our community, and everybody in St. Thomas is so excited for us. To our opponents this competition is for Five Star so just back away,” he exclaimed.
Residents of the community, some loyalists, and first-timers were out in their numbers to watch the dubbed ‘battle of the stars’ between the two groups given the similarities in their names. The event made good entertainment for community members for the holidays as some watched from the sidelines while others could be seen dancing and cheering through the night.
The clash had five scintillating rounds which gave each group an equal opportunity to showcase their talents and flair. There was a draw in one round but Five Star General bagged four rounds overall giving them the upper hand and the win for the night.
Going forward the team, shared that persons can look forward to their creativity, energy and more “winnings” as they proceed to the semi-final round and are ‘one to watch’ in the competition.
This Friday, April 14, 2023, the clash will continue with Rispec Jam (Japan) and Black Magic to see who will advance to the semi-finals.
At the end of the competition, the winning Sound System will walk away with a cash prize of $1,000,000, a trophy, the best sound system title and bragging rights.