The Season 8 of TV3’s ‘Talented Kidz’ came to an end on Sunday, 7th May, 2017 with Eric Tandoh aka DJ Switch emerging winner.
After thirteen weeks of great performances from the contestants, the eight year-old walloped the seven other contestants at the grand finale held at the National Theatre.
DJ Switch’s won with a cash prize of GHC 10,000 cash prize, GHC 6,000 educational fund, products and souvenirs from sponsors.
Harmonious duo, Naquel placed second, taking home GHC 8,000 cash prize, educational fund, products and souvenirs from sponsors. Christian Morgan, a 12-year old pupil of the Cape Coast School for the Deaf and Blind in the Central Region came third in the competition.
It is expected that the handlers of the prodigious disc jockey groom her well into becoming one of the biggest exports from Africa.
In the wake of this, it is also hoped that she is not made to concentrate on her ‘job’ at the expense of her education.
‘Talented Kidz’ is a TV3 event which started eight years ago. It has produced child stars like Awal, Cartun, Tutulapato, among others.
By: Kwame Dadzie/citifmonline.com/Ghana