Tue 26 Sep 2017, 13:30
After three months of amazing, exciting and emotional performances with heart-breaking evictions, Idyl from #TeamTimi emerged as the winner of The Voice Nigeria season two. The Bayelsa-born singer walks away with a recording contract with Universal Music Africa, a brand new GS4 SUV by GAC Motors and an all-expense paid trip to Dubai courtesy of Ajala.ng.
Sunday’s finale took off on a grand note as season one participants, the DNA Twins entertained the audience with their hit single How Can. The audience and viewers were then treated to amazing performances by the various teams and their coaches. After each performance one contestant from the voting pool was revealed to move to the top four.
Yemi Alade, Syemca and Chris Rio performed Yemi Alade’s Knack Am, while Timi Dakolo, ably supported by Jahtell and Idyl, gave an emotional performance of Timi's new song Find You There. Up next was Waje, J’Dess and Wow who performed Waje’s new single In The Air and finally Patoranking, Ebube and Yimika performed Love You Die by Patoranking. The final four contestants revealed were Syemca, Idyl, Wow and Ebube.
Syemca from #TeamYemiAlade took to the stage with his rendition of Back to the Matter by Maleek Berry ft WizKid, while Ebube from #TeamPatoranking performed Come Closer by WizKid. Up next for the evening was Idyl from #TeamTimi who gave an amazing performance singing You Suppose Know by Bez ft Yemi Alade, while Wow from #TeamWaje gave a very entertaining rendition of Fada Fada by Phyno. Following these performances was the next phase of the voting results; Wow came in fourth place while Syemca came in third. Which left Ebube and Idyl in the top two.
The top two took to the stage next to give their final performances on the show. Idyl went on first giving an emotional rendition of John Legend’s This Time while Ebube performed Celine Dion and R Kelly’s I'm Your Angel. The DNA Twins subsequently returned to the stage singing their new single, Queen. The climax of the evening came as the host IK announced Idyl from #TeamTimi as the winner, with Ebube coming second.
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