The popular M-net music reality tv show, The Voice Nigeria has brought in Yemi Alade as a new coach, replacing Tuface Idibia (2baba) for the second season of the show.
M-net West Africa team revealed that 2baba had some other commitments and things to pursue which would require a new coach.
As the second season kicks off soon, Yemi Alade would join Patrick Okorie (Patoranking), Aituaje Iruobe (Waje) and Timi Dakolo who would continue their roles as coaches.
The role of the coaches includes evaluating contestants’ performances, guiding their teams of selected artistes throughout the remainder of the season as well as competing to ensure that their act wins the competition.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the winner from the 17-episode show this year would earn a recording contract with Universal Music Group, an SUV car worth N7million and a trip to Abu Dhabi. How interesting!
A stage actress Agharese Emokpae, also known as A’rese, won the grand finale last season — the first season of the franchise in Nigeria.
Auditions for the second season of The Voice Nigeria recently held across Nigeria in Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt and Enugu, and preparations are in top gear for the show’s return to television.
The Voice Nigeria is the Nigerian version of the international TV series, The Voice.