Lagos - Entertainment platform Multichoice Africa Magic will launching a singing contest called "Tecno own the stage", reports Pulse.ng
The upcoming show is a is a karaoke competition looking to discover new African talent.
It will be hosted by Uti Nwachukwu with rapper M.I, Yemi Alade and East African star Bien of Sauti Sol playing the roles of judges.
Techno Win The Stage Karaoke Contest
The contest is open to Kenya, Tanzania and Nigeria. To enter the competition, contestants have to record and upload their favourite tracks on www.tecnoownthestage.com.
The judges will then select the best renditions after which those selected will be invited to the audition phase of the show. Auditions will be held in Lagos, Dar Es Salaam and Nairobi.
The second runner up will get $10,000 and a Tecno Phantom 5 phone, the first runner up will get $15,000, a Phantom 5 phone and a three months internship with an established music label. The winner of first season of “Own The Stage” will receive $25,000, the opportunity to record a song with any of the show’s judges, shoot a music video and go on tour with an established musician
Tecno “Own The Stage” airs from October 25, 2015 on Africa Magic Urban.
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