MTV just announced that South African television and radio personality Pearl Thusi and Nigerian singer-songwriter and entrepreneur Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo best known as D’Banj will be hosting the 2016 Lip Sync Battle Africa!
The show will be recorded in Johannesburg, the weekly show will go live in April 2016, with series 1 comprising of 13 half hour episodes featuring vocal showdowns between top celebrities and entertainment figures, complete with dancers, wigs, costumes, props and tons of swag. Each battle will consist of 2 celebrities “syncing” or miming to popular music tracks of their choice.
We can’t wait to see Pearl and D’Banj make us laugh on the next episode of Lip Sync Battle Africa, set to air next from Thursday, April 14 on MTV.
— D'banj D Kokomaster (@iamdbanj) March 3, 2016