The wait is over. Star The Winner Is officially delivered the most intriguing season premiere that left a lasting impression and captivated many hearts over the weekend.
Reality TV lovers are in for an intense 3months packed with electrifying performances as well as nail-biting decision making which will all be delivered on the stunning ‘Star The Winner Is’ stage.
With six mind-blowing contestants going head to head, showcasing their vocal prowess in duel battles all aiming for a spot in the semi-finals and finale, the season premiere did not fall short with the likes of 23 year old freelance musician Sonia Ebhota, Joy Siakpere who sings in restaurants for a living and Augustine Owviri who dreams of being a fashion icon.
There was also a friendly schoolteacher, Shapeera Makepeace, background singer Henry Mcjohn and the man of the night Philip Otuya who had his first music recording in 2006, battling it out on the exquisite stage.
There were great performances, and not-so-great ones, but there were unforgettable contestants like Philip Otuya who charmed the audience with ‘The way you make me feel by Micheal Jackson, made the ladies scream with his outstanding rendition of ‘Unchained Melody’ by The Righteous Brothers and proved why he was the favorite of the episode with Bob Marley’s ‘No Woman No Cry’ earning himself a well deserved spot in the semi finals.
Host, Uti Nwachukwu as usual, did not fall short of viewers’ expectations in his delivery and coordination as well as an impressive costume to fit his role on the show.
WATCH THE HIGHLIGHT HERE:
Airing times for the show are as follows: Saturdays African Magic 10:00pm, Sundays AIT Network 10:30pm, Sundays WAP TV 10:30pm, Thursdays ONTV 10pm and other stations nationwide. Visit www.starthewinneris.com for more details.