ZIBILI EVELYN IBHADE (EVELLE)
A relentless fighter and die-hard fan of Beyoncé’s, Evelle is a soulful singer who says God is her sole source of inspiration. Evelle believes that giving nothing but the best will take her to the top.
ESE IDOWU (NEX2)
Nex2 is an easy-going and focused student from Edo State who wants to use his gift and love for music to enrich Nigeria. He draws his inspiration from R. Kelly and Rueben Studdard.
LISA STEPHNEY OMOROEGBE (LISA)
Jovial and fun-loving, Lisa is the vocal powerhouse from the ancient city of Benin. Inspired by Bruno Mars and Keyshia Cole, Lisa believes that winning Nigerian Idol will help her fulfill her goals.
PAUL ENOMA (XOLANI)
A graduate of Computer Science and Statistics from the University of Benin, Xolani began singing in the church. He says abiding by the rules of the Idols game will take him to the top.
OGECHUKWU OKAFOR (MS. OGE)
The biochemistry graduate loves her job but has a greater love for music. She buries herself in good movies once in a while but never fails to couple it with melodies from Whitney Houston, Beyoncé, Micheal Jackson, Rihanna and Alicia Keys.
BLESSING BASSEY (BEEBEE BASSEY)
From a Christian background, Beebee says her strategy is to capture the hearts of viewers every week by being creative and entertaining.
ELVIS EJIRO (ELVIS JAY)
The 22-year old student of the University of Benin is an instrumentalist and also sang in the church choir. Elvis believes that his ability to watch and learn will single him out in the competition.
ANTHONY AKPAN (ANTWON)
A familiar face from previous seasons, this Usher Raymond lookalike is a charming fellow who belts out excellent notes in addition to his smooth dance moves.
AHPOVIRI ESE NYERHOVOO (NYRO LOVE)
Nyrolove believes she’s the real deal. She sees Nigerian Idol as an engaging platform that will launch her dreams.
OBED NZUBECHUKWU OGBONNA (OBED)
The soft-spoken 26-year old graduate sees Nigerian Idol as the platform that will project him to the world. He says he’s giving his utmost best and leaving the rest to God to make way for him.
JESSE OKONKOWO (JESSE RAEY)
The 25-year old diploma graduate is driven by his love and passion for Nigerian music. Influenced by Craig David and Brandy, Jesse believes that there is enough space at the top for everyone.
ODUGBEMI IDOWU SARAH (EYE-D)
A graduate of Agricultural Science, Eye-D believes that she has a unique voice that would shake the music industry.