13 November 2018, Johannesburg. Idols top 3 finalists Thando, Thato and Yanga performed their debut singles for the first time last night to a much delighted crowd at the State Theatre Pretoria. Yanga’s single “Scars” hit #1 on itunes within an hour of its release. Today all three Idols singles hit the top 3 spot on the iTunes pop charts.
It was a big night for Idols as they broke their own record from 90mil votes last year to 110mil votes in total this season. Last week alone, Idols votes reached 21.5mil in advance of the Top 2 reveal.
The final two contestants voted through are Yanga and Thato who will battle for the winning spot at the final show at Carnival City on the 18 November 2018.