Nigerian Idol Top 8 2023 Contestants and their profile has been highlighted here on Ejes Gist News Nigeria.
The news now is that Abraham has been eliminated from Nigerian Idol Season 8 after securing low votes.
Reigny has also been eliminated following the new rules that there will be double elimination.
The Nigerian Idol Season 8 thas been full of excitement and anticipation, with contestants vying for the top spot. Now, after the intense theatre week, we have the Top 8 performers who have made it through to the next round. The judges have selected five males and five females, who have showcased their exceptional talent and skills throughout the competition. These 9 singers will now battle it out to become the ultimate winner of Nigerian Idol Season 8. Fans are eagerly waiting to see who will emerge victorious and claim the title of the next Nigerian Idol.
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1. Savvy Henry
After failing to make it into the live show in season 7, Savvy put in a good performance of Davido’s track, “Para”, to claim the first slot in the last 10 for season 8. A good reward for not giving up on his dream.
The 17-year-old is the youngest contestant of the season, and she grabbed the second slot in the top 10 with an amazing performance of “Positions” by Ariana Grande. Asked if she was ready for the pressure of the live show, Constance said “Yes!”.
3. Precious Mac
Music runs in the Mac family, and Precious held up the family name, as she pleased the judges with her brilliant performance of “Ayo” by Simi. According to her vocal coach, Precious is so good with the notes and vocals and the audience should watch out for her on the live show.
It was another victory for Victory the lawyer, as he claimed a spot in the top 10 after his superb performance of “No Shaking” by 2 Face. According to Obi Asika, “he doesn’t have the personality so you can’t see him coming. But the boy can sing.” Watch out for Victory on the live show.
5. Ose Daniel
He’s had to learn new songs and language on the show and the hard work he had put in the last few weeks paid off. Daniel grabbed a spot in the top 10 with a smooth rendition of “Catch Me If You Can” by Adekunle Gold. The vocal coach described him as a beautiful, balanced, and skilled singer. “One of my top two voices this season,” said Simi. “I have him like the number one ranked guy,” said Obi Asika. The elated Daniel said “This is the biggest thing to have ever happened to me. Watch out for me, I’m going to give it my all.”
She was assigned a song titled: “About Damn Time” by Lizzo, which she dint know at the time. She managed to master the lyrics and delivered a performance good enough to convince the judges. According to Simi, “That was not her style, but the song did not defeat her. She’s got a big voice and energy.”
He lost out at the final theatre week in the 7th season of Nigerian Idol. For a pass into the live show this season, he was given a Sam Smith song “Unholy” by Sam Smith, which he described as a ‘set-up’ because he didn’t know the lyrics. He eventually delivered a performance worthy of clinching a slot in the last 9.
Once described herself on the show as the ‘shortest model’. She delivered a cool performance of ‘Karma’ by Summer Walker to claim a spot in the top 10.
This is another contestant to look out for according to her vocal coach. Her performance of “Flowers” by Miley Cyrus was loved by the three judges. She was rewarded with a slot in the top 10.
“He killed it,” said D’banj and Obi Asika.
The anticipation for Nigerian Idol season 8 has been building up for months, and finally, the top 10 contestants have been selected by the judges. These talented individuals have proven their worth and potential through their electrifying performances, leaving the judges with a daunting task of choosing only the best.
However, the power now lies in the hands of the viewers, who will determine the fate of these contestants through their votes. It’s an exciting time for both the contestants and the viewers, as the journey to becoming the next Nigerian Idol champion begins.
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So, get ready to vote for your favorite Nigerian Idol contestant and witness history in the making. It’s time to make your voice heard and support the next Nigerian music superstar.
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