Organisers of the popular music reality show, Nigerian Idol, have unveiled new judges for 2022 season 7.
The talent hunt show had its audition for this year’s edition in November last year with crowd made up of young Nigerian up-and-coming music talents and entertainment lovers.
In a post a recent post shared on Nigerian Idol official Instagram page, the organisers released a list of Nigerian musicians as judges for season 7.
In the unveiling, one of the season 6 judges, Seyi Shay was excluded from the list alongside DJ Sose.
Series of criticisms trailed the action of the female judge after telling a contestants that, “he can never make it” which made viewers to call on the organisers never to retain her for season 7.
However, Olainfo can not ascertain why DJ Sose is replaced unlike Seyi Shay whose case was obvious.
Judges for the last season include Obi Asika, DJ Sose and Seyi Shay. Season 7 however, comes with new faces as Dbanj, Simi are said to replace Seyi and the Disk Jockey.
Popular radio and TV personality, IK Osakioduwa, remains the host as show is expected to air in May, 2022 with over N50 million worth of prizes to be won by the winner.