Ken on 30th Oct

Tusker Project Fame no nonsense judge, Ian Mbugua has been called everything from harsh, pathetic, arrogant, etc.His Facebook page is especially the place where most of the action takes place.Now, Ian has revealed what he plans to do with your insults, advice and criticism. You guessed right…. nothing.Perhaps if you’ve always seen him...

Ken on 22nd Oct

Tusker Project Fame 5 winner, Ruth Matete, has denied claims that she is broke, terming those spreading the rumours as ‘jealous’.There have been claims since late last year the singer had misused her winnings, something she has denied on several occasions.Speaking to Star newspaper, Ruth said, “Looking at me, do I look broke? Ruth Matete...

Ken on 22nd Oct

Last week, visiting American R&B singer, Anthony Hamilton visited the Tusker Academy. Everyone was eager to get an autograph as we see in these pictures, courtesy of Tusker.    © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 18th Oct

Tusker Project Fame season 6 premiered last weekend. We had a few surprises, like Eric Wainaina being the principal, and a good looking stage. The absence of Sheila Mwanyigha was not exactly a surprise, as the new host, Joey Muthengi, had been hosting the auditions. Apart from the sound technicians, the other person who received a thumbs down from...

Ken on 18th Oct

Eric Wainaina presented himself to the world on Sunday, without the dreadlocks that had become part of him for several years.The singer replaced Hellen Mtawali as Tusker Project Fame academy’s principal, but the bigger surprise was probably his new look.Currently, his hair is brown, and at one point Dr. Mitch asked him jokingly whether we should...

Ken on 15th Oct

Tusker Project Fame is back for its sixth season. 18 acts, which includes two groups, will be trained in the academy, and will one by one get eliminated, until the winner is announced eight weeks from now.Apart from the better looking stage, one notable change was the introduction of Eric Wainaina to the faculty. The accomplished singer will be the...

Ken on 14th Oct

Tusker Project Fame is back for its sixth season. The opening gala show went down last night at Ruaraka, and was live on Citizen TV in Kenya.The new season comes with a better looking stage. Though not to the level of American Idol or X Factor, TPF 6’s stage is a definite improvement from all past seasons.It appears they have done away with...

Ken on 08th Oct

Season six of Tusker Project Fame is for the first time in the competition’s history allowing groups to take part. It was thought that because this is the first time it’s happening, we may not get strong contenders auditioning in groups. In a surprise turn of events, the most promising individuals; the ones who performed best during the...

Ken on 16th Sep

Tusker Project Fame on Friday Launched a new online platform to bring the audience closer to the show.The new website (Tusker.mobi), will bring in more excitement and engagement throughout this sixth season. Logged in fans will among other things be able to vote for their favourite contestants and bring back evicted contestants – a new feature.Opening...