The fight for Gold is on!

Idols SA Season 15 is on Mzansi Magic, DStv Channel 161 on Sundays at 17h30. For more information visit the website.

Meet the Top 10

Idols SA Top 10
Luyolo Yiba Idols SA Season 15

Name: Luyolo Yiba
Age: 24
From: Buffalo River, King Williams Town
Auditioned in: Cape Town

Luyulo wishes he had superpowers and have the ability to multiply objects so that I could multiply money and feed families who are struggling or living in poverty. He is Mr Brackets (bowlegged). He believes that he has got a great sense of humour. Winning the show for Luyulo would be about showing appreciation to everyone who supported him.

View Luyolo’s live performance here.

Name: Micayla Lee
Age: 18
From: Port Elizabeth
Auditioned in: Port Elizabeth

Micayla is the youngest contestant for season 15. She is one of the Telkom Pop-Up Auditions golden ticket winners. She has been consistent, and the judges have been happy with her throughout the audition stages.

View Micayla’s live performance here.

Micayla Lee Idols SA Season 15
Nolo Seodisha Idols SA Season 15

Name: Nolo Seodisha
Age: 26
From: Soshanguve
Auditioned in: Pretoria

When asked who he would kiss, marry or ghost amongst the judges, he said he would marry Unathi, kiss SomGaga (asking if he really had to) and definitely ghost Randall. He believes that his smile is the best feature he has got. He is also someone who is ready to give a helping hand. If Nolo wins, he is planning on travelling and exploring a few African countries. Now, this is being Pan African on another level!

View Nolo’s performance here.

Name: Dinky
Age: 22
From: Ennerdale
Auditioned in: Pretoria

She is a returnee to the competition. She has a lot of experience in music. The vocalist from a working band travelled to the capital city, to give it try one more time. That is what we call determination!

View Dinky’s performance here.

Dinky Idols SA Season 15
Sneziey Idols SA Season 15

Name: Sneziey
Age: 25
From: Umlazi
Auditioned in: Durban

The lady famous for her contagious laughter loves her loud laughter. She describes herself as a very warm hearted and Sneziey respects other people’s crafts. She is granny’s daughter. She wants to win this competition so she can create a better life for herself and her grandmother. Her first yes was from Randall and that was a good start for her to grab a golden ticket that was confirmed by four emphatic yeses.

View Sneziey’s live performance here.

Name: Nqobile Gumede
Age: 21
From: KwaMashu
Auditioned in: Durban

Nqobile, Idols’ queen of comebacks! She collapsed on stage during the season 12 auditions. Untathi remembered her immediately and commended her for her bravery to come back on stage, calling her ‘an inspiration’. She lives up to her name such which means a ‘victor’ and she has overcome her fears.

View Nqobile’s live performance here.

Nqobile Gumede Idols SA Season 15

Name: Mmangaliso Gumbi
Age: 24
From: Ladysmith
Auditioned in: Johannesburg

When you want something as much as she does, you go the distance for it. Mmangaliso travelled more than 550km to audition in Johannesburg and she got four nods and was ready to move to the next stage of the competition. She is from Ladysmith, in KwaZulu-Natal. She believes that her greatest personality trait is her kindness. And if she wins the competition, she is going to take have a victory dinner with family and friends.

View Mmangaliso’s live performance here.

Name: Virginia Qwabe
Age: 22
From: Stanger
Auditioned in: Durban

Virginia rocked up on stage with her twin sister Viggy and serenaded the judges. The guest judge, Vusi Nova told the twins that they made his day. She and her twin sister were given four emphatic yeses by the judges. This is the young lady from Stanger, Durban in KwaZulu-Natal.

View Virginia’s performance here.

Qwabe Twin 1 Idols SA Season 15
Qwabe Twin 2 Idols SA Season 15

Name: Viggy Qwabe
Age: 22
From: Stanger
Auditioned in: Durban

Viggy, twin sister to Virginia doesn’t want to be separated from her sister, and they are always dressed the same way. She got four yeses in the auditions that took place in the home of Gqom music.

View Viggy’s performance here.

Sad Farewells

Andy Keys

Age: 20
From: Embalenhle Secunda
Auditioned in: Pretoria

Craig Jordaan

Age: 21
From: Elsies River
Auditioned in: Cape Town

Louise Nicholls

Age: 29
From: Strandfontein Village
Auditioned in: Cape Town

Sizwe Hlatshwayo

Age: 27
From: Mpumalanga
Auditioned in: Pretoria

Treasure Mngadi

Age: 23
From: KwaMashu
Auditioned in: Durban

Xola Toto

Age: 21
From: Cape Town
Auditioned in: Cape Town

Zia Fielies

Age: 19
From: Manenburg
Auditioned in: Cape Town

Idols SA Innocentia Sibi
Innocentia Sibi

Age: 30
From: Khuma, Stilfontein
Auditioned in: Johannesburg

How to vote!

Before you can crown your Season 15 winner, you’ve got to be able to vote, so go register now!

Voting for Idols SA will be available via three, official platforms:

  1. Website – voting is free,
  2. Mobile Site – voting is free, and
  3. SMS – SMSs cost R1,50 each.

Read more here.

To vote, simply click here to sign in!

The much-anticipated Idols Season 15 live shows has begun! This year, we are embarking on an exciting new set-up for live show attendance. This means that complimentary tickets can no longer be issued. The live shows are still open to public and tickets are available for sale at Webtickets. We thank you for your support through the years, and look forward to sharing many exhilarating high notes with you during Idols Season 15!

Idols SA season 15 is on Mzansi Magic, DStv Channel 161 on Sundays at 17h00. For more information visit the Idols website or Mzansi Magic.

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