Song Choice: What your Top 12 is singing! – Nigerian Idol

19 March 2022
Take a peep at what the Top 12 are getting up to for their first Live Show.
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The first Live Show of Nigerian Idol Season 7 is coming to your screens this Sunday, with the Top 12 expected to render various songs to delight both Judges and viewers alike. With public voting opening this Sunday, our Finalists will have to "bring it" on that stage! Here's a sneak peek at the songs the Top 12 are going to be performing. We can assure you their setlist is packed with fantastic music. Take a look for yourself.

Abigail – Rain On Me
Abigail will be performing Lady Gaga’s single ‘Rain On Me’ which was released in 2020 from her Chromatica album.

Banty – Thinking Out Loud
Banty is going to be loud in her thoughts as she performs Ed Sheeran’s ‘Thinking Out Loud’. The single was one of the viral tracks from Ed Sheeran's second album X.

David Operah – Before You Go 
David Operah will be performing Lewis Capaldi’s ‘Before You Go’. The single is from Lewis’ 2019 album Divinely Uninspired To a Hellish Extent.

Debby – Monalisa
Debby is going to be keeping it fresh with the hit Naija tune 'Monalisa' by Lojay and Sarz from the album LV N ATTN.

Faith – Driver’s License 
Faith is going to be in the driver’s seat of her performance as she dishes the tune to Olivia Rodrigo’s "Driver’s License" from the album Sour.

Gerald – Leave The Door Open 
Gerald will definitely try to give a silky smooth performance of Silk Sonic’s ‘Leave The Door Open’ from the album An Evening With Silk Sonic.

Itohan – Shallow 
Itohan will be performing the song ‘Shallow’ by Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga which comes from the original soundtrack of the movie A Star is Born.

Joel – Easy On Me  
Joel is going to be taking things easy as he performs Adele’s ‘Easy On Me’ from her album 30.

Jordan – Rolling In The Deep

Jordan will also be rolling with Adele this Sunday as he performs her smash hit ‘Rolling in The Deep’ from the album 21.

Precious – Felony

Even though she isn’t a felon, Precious will be rocking the stage with CKay’s single ‘Felony’ from his EP Boyfriend.

Progress – Heartbreak Anniversary

Progress will be giving it his all on stage with Giveon’s 2020 single ‘Heartbreak Anniversary’ from the EP Take Time.

Zadok – Perfect 

Another Ed Sheeran single will be performed on stage thanks to Zadok, who will be singing the song ‘Perfect’ from Ed’s 2017 album Divide.


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