The Critics Review: PH Auditions

The first thing I see when the screen opens up is Vichy from last season quite frankly, and I’m not quite pleased. Fortunately Oni, takes this sadness away and I like it. But Nelly’s Igbo rap is hurtful and his false testimony of 3 yeses are further hurtful.. Maybe we should send him to the…

The Green Room: 19 things you didn’t know about Nneka.

German-Nigerian hip hop/soul singer and songwriter, Nneka makes one of our brand new sensational judge trio this season. Here are 20 things you didn’t know about this beauty.      1.  She was born and raised in Warri, in the Delta region of Nigeria. (Hence her accent that we absolutely adore!) 2. As a young singer she first…

The Critics Review – Benin Auditions

As I turn on my TV to watch the Benin auditions, I’m immediately thrust into an overwhelming insurgence of electric voices. And then the judges, There is Nneka who i’m a huge fan of, she promises to shoot you down, just how I like it. There is Dede who judging from past history, would also…

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#NI4 – Brand new everything!

The only thing they say is constant is change. For Nigerian Idol season 4, the only thing that remains unchanged is Ill Rhymz and The Critic (Imagine our excitement). There is an assortment of new judges, a bombardment of new and peculiar contestants and a show that is from take off, already quadruple the event.…