Idols SA: Cape Town auditions

After four cities, weeks of travel and thousands of star hopefuls, the Idols SA audition tour for 2016 has come to a close. Scores of Cape Town’s aspirant singers lined the halls of the GrandWest Entertainment Centre on Saturday for a shot at getting into Season 12 of the popular singing

Idols SA: Carnival City auditions

More than 1600 people defied gloomy weather to attend the Johannesburg leg of Idols SA auditions held at Carnival City – and where hopeful stars go, musical instruments and theatrics are not far behind. The snaking queues had their fair share of guitar strummers, harmonica players, dancers and jesters. Enrico Padi,

IdolsSA: 3000 Pretoria auditions

The Idols XII audition tour is hotting up – and so is the talent. This week the singing reality show invaded the City of Tshwane, where scores of hopeful future stars lined up outside Pretoria’s State Theatre for their shot at fame. Close to 3000 wanna-be music sensations flexed their vocal chords

Idols SA: Pretoria Auditions

The Idols SA audition tour will be rolling into the capital city on Saturday, 6 February, in search of Mzansi’s newest singing sensation. Thousands of wanna-be popstars are expected to flock to the State Theatre to try their luck in front of the notoriously picky Idols judges. With more than 2000

Who will be SA’s new Idol – Karabo or Mmatema?

  After many weeks of hard work and record-breaking votes, the long wait will be over for  24-year-old Karabo Mogane and 23-year-old Mmatema Moremi this week Sunday. The winner of Idols SA season 11 will be announced LIVE at the Idols SA final at Carnival City on Sunday night. For the first time ever, the final will be broadcast in

Idols SA: Bye bye Siphelele

In an extraordinary voting cycle that saw nearly 10 million votes cast for the Idols SA Season 11 Top 4 contestants this week, 24-year-old Siphelele Ngcobo was the contestant who received the fewest votes, and had to bid his Idols SA dream farewell. The KZN native came so far on his

Idols SA Loyiso going back to school

In a shocking result, Idols SA host ProVerb announced at the State Theatre in Pretoria tonight that 16-year-old LOYISO GIJANA had to leave his Idols dreams behind and return to his studies at Uitenhage’s Muir College. Loyiso is the 6th contestant to be voted off South Africa’s popular singing contest. But it was a fierce

Idols SA Top 5 spectacular starring Carly Rae Jepson

Carly Rae Jepsen is the special guest artist for this Sunday’s Idols SA Season 11 Top 5 Spectacular at the State Theatre in Pretoria. The 29-year-old Canadian pop star Carly Rae Jepsen originally got her first start in Idols as well, placing third in Season 5 of Canadian Idol in 2007. Since then she has gone on to dominate