Gaza Slim is female dancehall artiste of the year 2012
The one-time protégé of Kartel is now proving that she can stand on her own. The artiste has been voted as The People's Choice Female Artiste of the Year.
Gaza Slim told THE WEEKEND STAR she is elated about the win "I feel superb! I'm proud of myself, and I know mi World Boss feel proud a me.
First and foremost, I have to say thanks to the Almighty and I have to say thanks to all my fans for voting. Big up my wonderful, loving boss Kartel cause without him I wouldn't be in music."
She went on to say that 2012 was a great year for her musically even though Vybz Kartel remains behind bars.
For 2013, she promises a new image and more songs.
"Definitely have a new image for this year. More work and more singles. If the boss did deh a road him wudda have we inna studio 24/7, so not because him nuh deh ya, mi still haffi inna di studio and deal wid it," she said.