The ten artistes that were selected to the quarter finals of Ariya Repete in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State and Ota in Ogun state have expressed hope over the next round of the talent hunt competition.
The artistes expressed hope of making it to the semifinals as the auditions revealed amazing talents from among the contestants.
Commenting on their performance in Ado Ekiti, the Senior Brand Manager, Regional Mainstream Brands, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Funso Ayeni, said he was pleased to see such talent in young artistes that are determined to make Fuji and Juju music thrive among other genres.
Emmanuel Agu, the Portfolio Manager, Mainstream Lager and Stout Brands, Nigerian Breweries Plc, during the occasion expressed his delight at the abundance of musical talent in the South West. “Through Ariya Repete, l believe there we can discover and nurture greater Yoruba artistes.”
He said winners from the quarter finals will compete at the semi final stage scheduled for July 7th in Abeokuta with the grand finale on July 14, in Ibadan, Oyo State.
Winners in both Fuji and Juju category will each clinch one million naira plus a recording deal.