Fans of The Big Friday Show will be enthralled when it debuts a new season on MTV Base Channel 322 on Friday April 29, 2016.
The revamped show has been changed to The Bigger Friday Show with singer, rapper, actor, model, ambassador and lawyer, Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana, as its host.
Falz the Badt Guy will be taking over from comedian, Basketmouth who was the lesser show’s previous host.
The singer is expected to infuse his youthful ambiance and humorous personality into the show as everyone expects it to be a hit.
The organizers have also assured its millions of viewers that their Friday nights henceforth will be different, fun-filled and always worth looking forward to as its past editions of The Big Friday Show featured parody videos, celebrity pranks and entertainment news highlights.
Folarin Falana, 25, better known by his stage name Falz is a Nigerian rapper who began his career while in secondary school after forming a group called “The School Boys” with his friend before his professional career as a music artiste began in 2009.
He shot into limelight after his song titled “Marry Me” (featuring vocals from Poe and Yemi Alade) won him a nomination in the “Best Collaboration of The Year” category at the 2015 Nigeria Entertainment Awards.
With Falz’s The Bigger Friday Show, the producer’s modus operandi include to ‘enhance audience participation and interaction from especially young African audiences, producers of the show are encouraging participation in the #BFSChallenge as interested viewers can be part of it by submitting personalized content on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter using the hashtag #BFSChallenge’.
Falz had earlier been rumored to be dating Nollywood actress Funke Akindele after they both won at the just concluded Africa Magic Movies Award (AMAA) as Best Actor (Comedy) – Folarin Falz Falana for “Jenifa’s Diary” and Best Actress (Comedy) – Funke Akindele for “Jenifa’s Diary”.
The Bigger Friday Show promises to be a combination of ‘entertainment and comedy’ and is a new campaign spearheaded by MTV Base called ‘My Life, My Base’.
He was also nominated in the “Best Rap Act of The Year” and “Best New Act to Watch” categories at the same event. He currently owns an independent record label called Bahd Guys Records.
Falz is undisputedly one of the fastest rising stars in Nigeria and his stint in Jenifa’s diary has positioned him for a life as an actor should he choose.
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