After a success first season in The 2007, the Channel O’s Emcee Africa II is set to head into the mainstream, finding talented men AND women who have the freestyle, battling and performing skills to become Africa’s number one Emcee.
This means anyone who wants to step up to the mic could take home the $10 000,00 prize money AND jump on the hottest track of ’09 by collaborating with African Hip Hop Royalty.
Five countries will be taking part in Africa’s rawest hip-hop talent competition- Ghana, South Africa, Botswana, Nigeria and Kenya will all be eyeing the ultimate crown during the 13-episode series on DStv.
In Ghana, Emcee Africa II is supported by Y fm- For The Young and Young At Heart. The live event takes place on Thursday 7th May 2009, at Tantra niteclub in Osu RE. In each country three local judges with a wealth of experience with Hip Hop will make the decision about who represents their country in the finals.
In Ghana, the judges are Y fm DJ Eddy Blay, Joy fm’s DJ Black and Y fm DJ Jeremie.
By the Buzz