MTN PROJECT FAME 2018- MTN Project Fame is an entertaining yet highly competitive platform for the discovery, grooming and launching of successful musical talents in West Africa. Notable star winners of the previous seasons of Project Fame include Iyanya (2008) and Chidinma (2010).
Contestants are given the opportunity to meet and perform alongside celebrity musicians as they journey along the competition. They also get to participate in master classes conducted by these celebrity mentors with the aim of fine tuning their skills and standing out from the competition. Contestants will be trained in the areas of voice training, delivery, performance and song writing.
Successful finalists will live in the MTN Project Fame Academy for 10 weeks, where viewers at home have the opportunity to watch their favorite contestants as they go through the competition and the grooming process. MTN Project Fame 2018 winners get to walk away with the following prizes.
- Winner – N5 million and a brand new SUV
- First Runner Up – N3 million and a brand new saloon car
- Second Runner Up – N2 million and a saloon car
- Third Runner Up – N2 million
- Fourth Runner Up – N1 million
- Fifth Runner Up –N500, 000
HOW TO QUALIFY FOR MTN PROJECT FAME 2018
To qualify for this year’s season of the MTN Project Fame, all applicants must fulfil the following conditions.
- Applicants must be 18 years and above in age. Note that failure to verify age will result in immediate disqualification
- Applicants must be amateurs. This means the applicant must not have recorded or released a song or album.
- Photocopy of valid identification or International ECOWAS passport must be presented
HOW TO REGISTER FOR MTN PROJECT FAME 2018
Registration for MTN Project Fame 2018 is super quick and easy. To register, the applicant must use an MTN line to send their “Name” and “Location” to 35850 to receive a registration PIN from MTN. Please note that this text costs N100 only.
Once the PIN is generated, the applicant must proceed to the MTN Project Fame official website at www.projectfamewestafrica.com to complete the registration process. The applicant must then print out the audition form and proceed to the audition venue.
Important points to note:
- The text to 35850 costs N100 only
- Audition date and venue have not been announced yet
MTN PROJECT FAME 2018 KEY PERSONNEL
The stars and industry giants are lined up for this year’s MTN Project Fame competition. Multiple award winning Nollywood actor Joseph Benjamin is joined by notable TV presenter Bolanle Olukanni as hosts of the show.
On the star-studded judges table are music powerhouses Praiz a former MTN Project Fame contestant and popular musician who has successfully carved a niche for himself in the music industry; Tee-Y Mix one of the leading music producers in Nigeria; and Bible popular soulful Ghanaian singer.
High profile faculty members include Joke Sylva a renowned Nigerian actress and director, Lovette Otegbola a professional dance instructor, Dupe Ige a powerful singer and performer, and Ben Ogbeiwi a seasoned all round musical powerhouse.
Registration for MTN Project Fame 2018 is yet to be open, however aspiring contestants and fans of the show should watch this space for more information.