‘Rep Your Hood’ edition of Vodafone Icons saw Dansoman a suburb of Accra last Saturday [1st September, 2018] at the West Hills Mall car park with contestants as they entertain judges and patrons.
The night saw thrilling and energetic performances from these eight contestants who battled it out.
These contestants include Verony, Eijay, BoiJake, Agona ~Swedru based Remedy DisandDat, Kissi, Alibaba, Evance, Nazah entertained the crowd and the three judges [Samini, Appeitus and Accra-based YFM’s Mz Naa].
Verony opened the stage with her dazzling performance as the judges eulogised her performance.
For their part, [Eijay, BoiJake, Agona Swedru based Remedy DisandDat, Kissi, Alibaba, Evance, Nazah] took the judges to comment as they promised to work harder on were they fell short during their performance.
Best actor at the just ended Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Award [AMVCA] winner Adjetey Anang popularly known as Pusher the emcee for this year’s Vodafone icons urged fans to vote for their favourite candidates to win the GHS100,000 recording contract at stake using the *4353# Vodafone code.
The Vodafone Icons “Rep Ur Hood” edition airs on Saturdays at 5:30pm on TV3 and on GhOne at 8pm. It also features on Adom TV on Sundays at 5pm.
Contestants selected in their locations during the auditions (Tamale, Kumasi, Takoradi, Dansoman) get to perform in their localities with final winners from each locality proceeding to be on the final show where the winner will be announced.
This year’s format aims at discovering talents from communities and neighborhoods whilst grooming them to exhibit their talents to be screened on television.
Vodafone has introduced a unique offer dubbed Icons Offer to enable Vodafone-X customers to connect to various platforms for all the action, gossip and relevant information from this year’s edition.
The product offers 1.2GB of browsing data and an additional 800MB for WhatsApp, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Customers can also make free calls to all Vodafone X numbers and send SMS to all Vodafone numbers with a100% bonus on all recharges for 7-days at GHS10.