1. Uti Nwachukwu
Uti Nwachukwu is a model, event host, actor and many other things. This fashion model shot to stardom after his two stints in the Big Brother Africa (BBA) House. He was evicted in season 3 but went on to win BBA 5: All stars.
Omawunmi is a Nigerian singer whose powerful voice and recent “Hello” cover has got everyone experiencing eargasms. The beautiful songstress started her music career after her appearance on the first season of Idols West Africa in 2007.
The Kukere crooner has been dropping hit songs since his debut on the MTN Project Fame West Africa in 2008 which he won.
4. Timi Dakolo
Timi Dakolo’s roof shattering voice which gave him a win at the 2007 Idols West over over Omawunmi, has kept him in the limelight for many years. One can’t help the rush of feelings songs like “Iyawo mi”, “Pray for me” and many others evoke.
5. Praiz Adejo
Even though he lost the 2008 MTN Project Fame West Africa to Iyanya, Praiz captured our hearts. With many hits like “Sisi”, “Lost in You”, “For You” and others, Praiz is one of our biggest R&B stars.
6. OC Ukeje
OC Ukeje’s appearance on the second season of Amstel Malta Box Office (AMBO) which he won, helped launch his successful Nollywood career. He has also won several awards such as the 2013 Best Lead actor (for his Alan Poza role) at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards.
7. Chidinma Ekile
After she won the 2010 MTN Project Fame West Africa, Chidinma Ekile has gone on to become one of the most famous female acts to come out of Nigeria.
8. Yemi Alade
Yemi Alade won the 2009 Peak Talent Show and has remained in the limelight since then. With her crazy hairdos and beautiful yet daring sense of style, this Afrobeat singer is truly a star.