Following the success of the popular Highlife weekend on the show, Nigerian Idol upped the ante with their latest offering. Themed The American Legend show, the final six performed hits from American stars through the years; from Elvis to Donna Summer, the night was replete with a medley of hits. Joining the judges table last weekend was none other than rapper and self-acclaimed Mr Incredible, MI.
“The massive popularity of Nigerian Idol continues to astound us,” stated Project Manager Tiwa Medubi. “We are receiving feedback from all over the country and in countries like the UK and Germany. We are grateful for all the love, encouragement and appreciation being poured on us and we are committed to doing even more,” she added.
After a performance of Number 1 by MI, Najite kicked off the show. Clad in all black with complementary gloves and a fierce attitude to match. Belting ‘Aint no mountain high enough by Diana Ross, the performance turned out to be her most powerful yet and she got commendations from thejudges
Stephen Onochie: Wind beneath my wings- Bette Midler: no 525
Linda Giami: What’s love got to do with it?-Tina Turner: no 512
Joe Blue: Do you believe in love- Cher-no 514
Mercy Chinwo: She works hard for the money- Donna Summer: no 530
Honey Adum: Fever-no 519