Toni-Ann Singh from Jamaica was crowned Miss World 2019. The beauty competition took place yesterday.
"To that little girl in St. Thomas, Jamaica and all the girls around the world - please believe in yourself. Please know that you are worthy and capable of achieving your dreams. This crown is not mine but yours. You have a PURPOSE," twitted Miss World after the final competition.
Singh is 23. She lives in St. Thomas. She is a psychologist graduate of Florida State University.
She earned an ovation from the audience after singing Whitney Houston's hit "I Have Nothing" during the beauty pageant. Toni-Ann Singh also answered a round of questions from British journalist, Piers Morgan.
"I think I represent something special, a generation of women that are pushing forward to change the world," she told Morgan.
This is the fourth time that a representative from Jamaica is crowned as Miss World. The two runners-up for the crown were Miss France and Miss India.