Lady Du is the first judge of Idols and Somzi Mhlongo Chair Still On Ice

Lady Du is the first judge of Idols and Somzi Mhlongo Chair Still On Ice

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The first guest judge announced for the show is amapiano crooner, Lady Du and according to a statement issued by M-Net earlier this month they hinted about Somzi Mhlongo being suspended.

This comes as a result of the abuse allegations leveled against him by his estranged husband Mohale Motaung.
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As people have waded into the conversation about who is to replace Somzi on social media, the organizers of the show have announced that they’re going to enlist several celebrities as the judges for the upcoming creative talents.

The statement reads,”As the competition now advances to live shows with the Top 16 contestants singing it out for the coveted grand prize, guest judges will be chosen from the infinite pool of Mzansi’s entertainment industry — and all are trailblazers in their respective crafts. The guest judges are going to be announced weekly via the Mzansi Magic website and social media platforms”

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After announcing the Lady Du, the singer took to the bird app to make known she announces.

She wrote, “From the heart, honesty, shared experience, motivation, we look for superstars, we don’t discourage, we build! Bringing the WAWA flavour to @IdolsSA. Time to rock”