13th November, 2021
By Taiye Olayemi
MultiChoice Nigeria has announced the return of singing competition, Nigerian Idol for the seventh season after the completion of the sixth season of the competition.
Busola Tejumola, Executive Head, Content and West Africa Channels, MultiChoice Nigeria, made the announcement in a statement on Saturday.
She noted that the new season begins with an online audition on Sunday, 14 November, and closes on Sunday, 28 November, 2021.
According to her, Nigerian Idol main viewing on DStv and GOtv screens begins in February 2022, sponsored by BIGI.
Tejuma said interested contestants should upload a 60-second video of themselves singing any song of their choice and send to www.africamagic.tv, saying contestants must also be between 16 and 30 years of age.
“MultiChoice remains committed to promoting and giving young music talents in Nigeria a platform to shine and actualise their dreams.
“Season 7 promises to be even bigger and more entertaining, so if you believe you have what it takes to be the next Nigerian Idol, be a part of the auditions starting on November 14,” she said.
Tejumola disclosed that the 6th edition had Kingdom Kroseide emerge winner while the 7th edition promises to be more entertaining.