Nigerian Idol is Back!! Season 6 Sets to Premiere This Sunday
The sixth season of popular singing competition show, Nigerian Idol is set to premiere on Sunday, March 14th by 6pm (WAT) on DStv Channel 198 and GOtv Channel 29.
Africa Magic’s Channel Director, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu noted that over 3,600 young Nigerians auditioned to be on the show this season.
Over the years, the Nigerian Idol has served as a platform for young, talented Nigerians to showcase their music talent to Nigerians and the world as well as achieve their dreams in the music industry.
This season will be hosted by media personality, IK Osakioduwa and singer Seyi Shay, with Obi Asika and celebrity DJ, Sose as the Judges. Also,the winner of this season’s show will walk away with a recording contract with a leading record label and 50 million naira worth of prizes.
The show will open with a special airing of the most entertaining moments from the auditions which took place late last year. DStv and GOtv customers will also get the chance to play judge during this pre-show by rating their performances on Africa Magic and find out if their favourites made it to the Judges’ list when the main show starts March 28th .
Viewers can watch Nigerian Idol Season 6 via the DStv app on multiple devices at no additional cost. The app is available for download on iOS and Android devices. It will also be available on online streaming device, Showmax, across Africa as well as in the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. DStv Premium customers enjoy a Showmax subscription at no extra cost as part of DStv Thanks reward programme whilst other DStv customers get Showmax at half the price.