On Sunday 26th May, the Big Brother launch show will come alive when multiple award-winning musicians from Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa take centre stage. The big night will also see 28 new housemates being revealed to audiences in over 50 African countries for Season 8 of Big Brother Africa titled The Chase.
With the live show screening from 19:00 CAT on AfricaMagic, AfricaMagic Entertainment, AfricaMagic World as well as on DStv channel 197 and 198, audiences can look forward to sassy and upbeat tunes from Kenya’s very own award winner, STL. Boasting hit songs such as Take My Time, Hula Hoop, Bad as I Wanna Be, the singer, songwriter and rapper, promises to deliver an unforgettable and lasting performance with her distinct pop, soul and rap sound.
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Last but not least, one of South Africa’s leading Afro Pop music groups, Mafikizolo will also serenade audiences with their soulful and rhythmic tunes on the big launch night. With several albums and awards under their belt, the duo has brought fans dance-floor-filling hits such as Sibongile, Ndihamba Nawe, Nisixoshelani and most recently Khona. Their performance on the Big Brother stage is sure to spark dance moves, reminding audiences why the group remain pioneers in their field with musical experience spanning over 15 years.
The line-up will also include a slot for some comic relief from Kenyan stand-up comedian Daniel Ndambuki, popularly known as Churchill. The highly talented entertainer has also become a household name with his TV show Churchill Live.
In addition to the live broadcast of the launch show, the show will also be streamed live to audiences across Africa on the Big Brother website http://bigbrotherafrica.dstv.com/
All you need to access the live stream is a personal computer and internet connection.
With less than 24 hours to go, be sure not to miss the jam packed, highly anticipated Brother Africa: “The Chase” live launch show. Thereafter Africa’s biggest reality series will be screened live for 91 days, 24/7 on DStv channels 197 and 198 while GOtv audiences will be able to see highlights on AfricaMagic World.
The Big Brother House Interior
Modern, trendy and contemporary are just some of the words that define the imagery of the house. This year’s look is definitely distinctive, featuring a solid use of bright colour with a sophisticated polish. The décor is fresh and airy with a cosmopolitan and yet youthful demeanor, dominated by straight lines and square finishes.
Audiences and housemates can also expect intriguing fixtures that will certainly create talkability. There are also unique accessories throughout the house creating a cosy and homey ambiance. The house is also technically well-equipped and Biggie can watch 24/7, thanks to 56 cameras and 137 microphones.
Big Brother “The Chase” is headlined and sponsored by Airtel and is produced by Endemol.