After weeks of watching the top 12 contestants sing their hearts out on the live shows to earn fan votes, the Nigerian Idol competition ha…
After weeks of watching the top 12 contestants sing their
hearts out on the live shows to earn fan votes, the Nigerian Idol competition
has ended with Progress taking home the title of ‘Nigerian Idol’, 2022.
Among other things, Progress is taking home the cash prize
of N30 million, a brand new SUV, a Bigi branded refrigerator and a year’s
supply of Bigi drinks.
He will also get to record an EP and a music video, a
weekend getaway from TravelBeta, and a DStv Explora fully installed with a 12
months premium subscription.
The evening kicked off with a joint performance from the
host, judges, and the to 12 idols.
Zadok performed Whitney Houston’s hit song, ‘I Wanna Dance
With Somebody’ next to a rousing audience. This was followed by D’Banj’s
performance, a medley of some of his latest songs.
Progress’s electrifying delivery of Ariana Grande’s ‘Bang
Bang’ came next, followed by Simi, who performed her hit single, ‘Duduke’.
The evicted 10 of the top 12 again mounted the stage with
Season 6 winner, Kingdom Kroseide to perform his new song ‘Father’s Got It
Pheelz performed next the trending song, ‘Finesse’.
The battling duo next performed a song with D’Banj and
written by D’Banj, who said he wrote the song at a trying time in his life and
he wanted the two Idols to tap into that prayer. The song is titled ‘I Got My