Akeem Chandler-Prescod – Barbados

Akeem Chandler-Prescod also known as StonedwithCupid is a spoken word artist, songwriter, audio engineer, rapper, and creative director from the island of Barbados. He has amassed several impressive accolades such as the Earl Warner Trophy for Excellence in Theatre, 3 Silver Medals at the National Independence Festival for Creative Arts and has even performed in South Africa at the Vrystaat Festival. In addition, he has been nominated for Poet and Music Video of The Year at the GineOn People’s Choice Awards, with a spoken word video, making it the first poetry video to be nominated at those awards.