The Voice Nigeria season 2 premiered tonight with the first round of the drama-filled blind auditions.
This is the stage where the hundreds of contestants sing their hearts out to impress the coaches for a space on their teams and the 16 available spots on the show.
#TeamTimi, #TeamWaje, #TeamYemiAlade and #TeamPatoranking are open to the hopefuls who are able to move them to push that red button. That red button that changes everything with the swivel of the chair.
Tonight saw 10 performances but only 8 of the contestants made it to the next stage. In no particular order, watch them here:
Afolayan Adeleke performed Boyz2men’s classic, “I’ll Make Love to You” and made it to #TeamPatoranking
Emmanuel Precious sang Destiny Child’s “Survivor” and had the coaches grappling for him but he went with #TeamTimi
Ondo born Zorah Julius went with Ariana Grande’s Dangerous Woman and it was such a beautiful rendition that got Waje on her feet with arms wide open to take her on for coaching.
Choir leader, Ifeoma Onu performed Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey’s duet, When You Believe and walked straight into Yemi Alade’s team.
Seal may not have enjoyed watching Jahnonso Ilem perform his song, Fly Like an Eagle but he made it to #TeamYemiAlade
Jahnonso’s sister, Jahtell didn’t only get on #TeamTimi, she also got sign an autograph in his notepad. She was Freaking Perfect with Pink’s hit track.
With That Stupid Song, 20-year-old music student, Olanrewaju Omowa made her way to Yemi Alade’s team.
Favour Idugbe’s crush on Patoranking influenced her decision to join his team after she got all four coaches turning around for her after performing Ms Jaie’s Ki lon popping.