14 contestants admitted into Project Fame 9
After weeks of various auditions across West Africa, in search of the next set of music diamonds, the Project Fame Season 9 Academy has admitted 14 contestants for the new season.
The lucky contestants were unveiled at the Opening Gala held at Ultima studios in Lagos amidst suspense as contestants and audience eagerly awaited the verdicts of the judges.
The performance of season 8 winner, Jeff thrilled the audience as he sang his debut single titled ‘Never let you go’.
For the contestants who hoped to get the baton from Jeff, the Judges selected 12, saying they had fully convinced them that they deserved a spot each in the Academy.
In the end, Kitay and Steve made it in. For Kissi, Seun, Benjamin, and Blessing, it was time to say goodbye- but not the final goodbye as they will automatically assume the Wild Card contestant positions.
Overall winner of the contestant is expected to grab N5 Million, a brand new SUV, and a recording contract worth millions of Naira while first runner-up: N3million and a brand new saloon car.
The second runner-up would get N2million and a brand new saloon car while N2million is up for grab for the third runner-up.