‘Idols SA’ 2018 Top 8 Results: Who Left and Who Was Saved?


Mzansi Magic’s Idols SA 2018 returned on Sunday (September 30) with the final eight contestants competing for a chance to win the grand prize.

See which of your Idol favorites survived after last week’s performances.

Based on the audience’s votes, one contestants were sent home ahead of the finale—now six weeks away. The remaining eight finalists after Sunday’s episode are the following:

  • Niyaaz Arendse
  • King B
  • Xae
  • Nosipho Silinda
  • Lincoln Lewis
  • Thando Mngomezulu
  • Thato Makape
  • Yanga Sobetwa

Ntokozo Makhathini were eliminated Sunday.

What Songs Were Performed?

King B will sing ‘Loliwe’ by Zahara
Lincoln will sing ‘Elastic Heart’ by Sia
Niyaaz will sing ‘Take Me To Church’ by Hozier
Nosipho will sing ‘Hurt’ Christina Aguilera
Thando will sing ‘As Long As You Love Me’ by Justin Bieber
Thato will sing ‘Treat You Better’ by Shawn Mendes
Xae will sing ‘Cranes In The Sky’ by Solange
Yanga will sing ‘Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart’ by Alicia Keys

When Does Idols SA Air Next?

Idols SA will be back Sunday,October 07 at 5 pm on Mzansi Magic, where the Top 8 will battle it out for the top-prize, once again. Make sure to tune in next Sunday to catch your favorite Idol hopefuls perform.