The organisers of the MTN Project Fame West Africa, a music talent contest, have announced that auditions for the seventh season of the show will run from May 24 through June 28 across four West Africa countries, including Sierra Leone, Ghana, Liberia and Nigeria.
This year, thousands of young talents will compete to join the prestigious Project Fame Academy, where they will be tutored by the best in the music and entertainment industry.
Previous music stars that have graduated from the Project Fame Academy include Iyanya Mbuk whose song,Kukere, won the Best Pop single on the 2012 Headies Awards in Lagos; Mike Anyasodo, who won the 2010 Sound City’s Best R&B Video Award with Fine Fine Lady video; Kesse Frimpong, who was voted the Ghanaian’s Best Male Vocalist in 2012 and Chidinma Ekile, who won the Best Female Act (West Africa) at the Kora Awards in 2012.
In addition, two outstanding music concerts will be held in Benin-City and Owerri to showcase the Project Fame superstars alongside other Fame Academy alumni.
The concert will also showcase the several possibilities the show holds for making the dreams of young people come true.