Tanzanian rep, Mayunga wins talent search competition

Tanzanian rep, Mayunga, has emerged the winner of the Airtel Trace Music Star, which kicked off early in the year.

Overall winner of the Airtel Trace Music Star competition, Mayunga from Tanzania

Winner of the Tanzania Airtel Trace Music Star, Mayunga has emerged the overall winner of the talent search competition bankrolled by Airtel and Trace Urban.

Mayunga was revealed at the grand finale which had judges Akon, Devyne Stephens and Lynnsha select the winner of the pan-African music competition.

The Tanzanian emerged winner after the 13 finalists converged in a nail-biting head-to-head Grand Finale of epic proportions.

The event which held in Kenya was televised on Trace Urban Channel on DStv on Saturday, April 18, 2015, and also had Nigerian winner, Jitey Peters competing for the ultimate prize.

As the over all winner of the Airtel’s TRACE Music Star, Mayunga has nabbed a record deal with Universal Music, mentorship from Akon and promotion for a total value exceeding $500,000.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

Hushpuppi confesses he bribed top police officer Abba Kyari to arrest partner in N451 million scam

“I can’t take it” – Ghanaian lady flees from man she met online due to big 'joystick' (video)

Funny Face’s ex-wife marries again in traditional wedding (PHOTOS & VIDEOS)

5 awkward problems you get for sleeping with a close friend

DJ Kaywise, Mr Macaroni step out to show support as Odunlade Adekola renews contract with Goldberg Lager Beer

‘Sarkodie doesn't wear earrings’ - Black Sherif walked out of lecture hall over dress code (WATCH)

'You slept with a married footballer' - Odion Ighalo's estranged wife accuses BBNaija's Uriel

‘Moesha saw blood all over her Nigerian sugar daddy’ - P.A drops bombshell (AUDIO)

BBNaija 2021: Maria & Pere are the wild cards!