The Idols SA 2022 (Season 18) Top 8 contestants have been announced today on Sunday 25 September 2022 during episode 11 of the season.
The Idols SA 2022 Top 8 contestants are; Nozi, Ceejay, Zee, Kabelo, Ty Loner, Thapelo, Mpilwenhle and Noxolo.
On a sad note, today we said goodbye to Tesmin-Robyn Khanye who did not make it into the Idols SA Season 18 Top 8.
We will definitely hear from Tesmin-Robyn in the future, no doubt.
Idols SA 2022 Top 8 Performance
Check out more information about the Idols SA Season 18 Top 8 contestants and the songs that they have performed live today.
Nozi delivered a great live performance of “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face” by Roberta Flack.
Judge JR was impressed by Nozi’s performance, he said he thinks Nozi is going to be one of the future’s brightest stars.
“That delivery is what stars are made of,” JR further stated.
Ceejay performed “Mas’thokoze” by Mafikizolo with the hope of getting into the Idols SA Season 18 Top 7.
“You impressed me,” Judge Thembi was impressed with how Ceejay performed today.
Zee performed her own rendition of the classic “I Can’t Help) Falling in Love with You” by UB40.
“I have been waiting for this moment all my life,” JR was blown away by Zee’s live performance.
Kabelo performed his own rendition of “Here and Now” by Luther Vandross.
The judges were hoping for more from Kabelo with his live performance today, but it is your votes that will decide his fate on Idols SA Season 18.
Ty Loner delivered a wonderful performance of “Can You Stand the Rain” by New Edition.
“Even if you don’t win this competition, you are going to be fine.” Judge Thembi thinks Ty Loner will make it if he keeps up the good work.
Thapelo wowed the crowd with his live performance of “Let It Be” by The Beatles.
“Thank you very much for the talent that you are.” Judge JR clearly liked having Thapelo on Idols SA live stage this evening.
Mpilwenhle performed her own rendition of “Hero” by Mariah Carey.
“Perfection!” One word is all it takes. Somizi Mhlongo was blown away by Mpilwenhle’s live performance today.
Noxolo performed “Miss You Like Crazy” by Natalie Cole.
You need to vote for Noxolo if you want her to be among the Top 7 next Sunday.
So which Top 8 contestants’ live performance have you enjoyed the most today? Please let us know by dropping their names in the comment box below.