The first Elimination show of

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Yusuph was saved by the viewer's votes. Oluchi was saved by the Faculty, while Dapo was saved by the other contestants, leaving Favour as the contestant to exit show.

Benjamin and Blessing, who were part of the four contestants eliminated at the Opening gala, were given a second chance for garnering enough views on their performance videos. While Kingsley, Amanda, and Israel who walked the 5900 audio/video audition path to fame were also shortlisted for their video views and likes.

The above mentioned five kicked off the evening battling for the last two slots into the Academy. The judges finally chose Blessing and Benjamin.

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Following Favour's eviction, the remaining 15 contestants showcased their vocal prowess with songs from the pop music genre.

At the end of the night, Mirabel, Pere, Solomon, Winner, and Yusuph were placed on probation, and are relying on viewers’ votes to remain in the Academy.

Their performances can be watched below.