And that's a wrap for the auditions of the 3rd season of Maldivian Idol with 33 talented aspiring artists going through to the theater round.
The auditions to scout for the next Maldivian Idol was held in Male' City, Addu City and Ungoofaaru Island of Raa Atoll. Episodes dedicated for the auditions were aired back to back on TVM from Thursday to Sunday night. The season 3, which premiered on Thursday, comes with some changes in comparision to previous seasons, which includes addition of a fourth judge to the original 3 judge panel as well as the introduction of the golden mic. Looking at the judges it includes Mariyam Unoosha, Ibrahim Ahmed, Ismail Affan and our new judge, Zara Mujthaba, who is a renowned and talented musician. As for the golden mic, it comes with many perks for contestants. Stay tuned to find out what it offers participants in the coming episodes.
For those who went through to the theater round, 1 participant received the golden mic, and will get to skip one of the first of the two rounds of theater. The well deserved 32 winners of golden ticket will compete for the top spot during the theater round to be aired next week on Friday night. This season we also witnessed comebacks from contestants who auditioned during previous seasons. It won first four episodes of the season were full on entertainment, with aspiring artists showcasing their talents and with just the right amount of comedy by contestants as well as the judges. Two shows of theater rounds will be aired next Friday and Saturday, from which 16 contestants will go through to the piano round. We wish the best to all our talented contestants.
Addu Auditions wrap up, next is the R.Ungoofaaru auditions
3rd episode of Maldivian Idol auditions concluded with bountiful support from the southernmost region of the country.
The Addu City auditions were indeed worth the wait, with the beauty and culture of the city adding to the allure of the episode. Addu City auditions also saw many talents, some of whom were able to impress the judges and gain the golden ticket, which takes them through to the theatre round. The contestants were also rather familiar as there were many comebacks from auditions of the previous seasons. Saturday night’s episode was also full of many fun filled moments, from both the judges and contestants. All in all with the auditions in Male’ City and Addu City wrapped up, 27 contestants are now through to the theatre round.
But worry not, more will join them through the selection process from Ungoofaaru Island in Raa Atoll where the last round of auditions were conducted.
This season, which premiered on Thursday night, has been well received by the public, with huge support for the show expressed by viewers on social media. Tune into TVM at 10:30pm on Sunday to catch the latest episode of Maldivian Idol.
The 22 contestants selected from Male’ City auditions will go through to the theater round and compete for the top spot alongside contestants who will be selected during audition from the Atolls.
Saturday night's Maldivian Idol episode will be dedicated for auditions conducted in the second biggest city in the country, Addu City. Meanwhile, Sunday night’s episode will cover auditions carried out in Ungoofaaru Island in Raa Atoll. Both shows will be aired at 10:30pm on Television Maldives.
The famed Maldivian Idol is the first franchise reality show of the country which has successfully completed two seasons. The much anticipated third season was premiered on Thursday night, gaining much support from public who has been overflowing social media platforms with praise to the show.
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Maldivian Idol season 3 premieres on Television Maldives with audition rounds.
Much anticipated premiere of Maldivian Idol season 3 saw contestants who auditioned from Male’ city showcase their talents. Some of them went through with the golden ticket, while others weren’t so lucky.
This season also saw the introduction of a new judge to the judging panel, Zara Mujthaba, along with Mariyam Unoosha, Ismail Affan and Ahmed Ibrahim. We had some surprises in store for the audience too. This season Maldivian Idol launched the Golden Mic, which will come with many perks for the contestants. Stay tuned to find out more about what the golden mic has to offer for contestants. The first episode of season 3 was filled with performances by many aspiring artists, along with just the right amount of laughter.
The auditions of the show will be aired through Thursday to Sunday this week. Tune into Television Maldives at 22:30 on Friday night for the next episode.