Praiz replaces Ade Bantu on MTN Project Fame 9
Nigeria’s soul and R n B singer, Praiz has been unveiled as one of the judges on the music reality show Project fame. The sensational singer who now replaces Ade Bantu on the highly rates show joins Bibie Brew and Tee-Y Mix, to nuture and assess the development of the next faces of music stars in West Africa.
The Kogi born artiste signed to X3M Music has hit the ground running as he joined the other judges to decide the fate of the fame seeking contestants. His musical depth and prowess that qualified him to be a judge of the show, came to bear with the quality of assessment and advise he gave the contestants.
The weekly show got off to a great start with the 14 lucky contestants performing a selection of various genre of music. While they all got positive remarks from the Faculty members comprising Joke Silva, Ben Ogbeiwi and Dupe Ige, the journey to stardom may soon come to an end for Oluchi, Yusuph , Favour , and Dapo as the trio have been placed on probation by the judges during the first week of the weekly show.
A talented singer who came into limelight as a contestant on Project Fame West Africa Season 1, Praiz became an MTN ambassador in 2013 ad the following year he released a double album Rich and Famous.
In February 2016, the Governor of Minnesota (USA), Mark Dayton, proclaimed February 6 as Praiz Adejo Day in recognition of his achievements as a songwriter, producer, singer and philanthropy.