Nigerian Idol judges finally agree with nationwide vote

Beebee Bassey

Beebee Bassey

The judges and Nigerians share one view on selected contestants for the Top 12 on Africa’s No 1 music talent show, Nigerian Idol.

After weeks of several performances and numerous worrisome eliminations, the judging trio of Darey Art-Alade, Dede Mabiaku and Nneka Egbuna finally agreed with the nationwide selection of Beebee Bassey, Nyro Love and Obed.

“I am happy about this selection, it seems Nigerians and judges are finally getting on the same page,” said a pleased Nneka. “Two of the contestants in this group were selected based on their voices and the last based on her performance and I am pleased with that,” added Dede.

Beebee Bassey, Nyro Love and Obed will be joining Lisa, Elvis Jay, Jesse Raey, Ms. Oge, Nex2 and Xolani in the Top 12.

Nigerian Idol contestant in tears of joy during result show

Hard work and dedication finally paid off for Nyro Love at the last result show of Nigerian Idol.

The Lagos based singer, who sang John Legend’s All of me had her vocal prowess work for her as Nigerians voted her in as one of the contestants in the Top 12 of the competition.

Extremely nervous Nyro Love broke down in tears when her name was announced by the host of the show, Ill Rymz as one of the voted contestants in the Top 12. “I am short off words and extremely excited that Nigerians believe in me and my talent,” said a sobbing Nyro.

Also going through to the Top 12 from this group were Obed and Beebee Bassey.

Catch all the excitement as Nigerian Idol airs on weekends on NTA, HIP TV, STV, CRBC Calabar, DRTV Warri and various Startimes Channels.

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