One of Malawi’s Big Brother representatives, Sipherile Chitambo aka Sipe has agreed to become a judge on the Zed Factor , a musical TV show show casing Zambian music talent.
The show which is modeled after Britain’s ‘The X-Factor’ and American Idols in the USA has so far attracted the attention of Sylvia Chibiliti who once took a shot in the American Idols top 30 contest and will be a judge on the ‘Zed Factor’.
Sipe, who has pulled out of Airtel Trace Music Star finals, in the star studded line-up or judges in an initiative that will attract international attention on what Zambia has to offer through music.
“Sipe would be a great judge,” her Malawian manageress Mabel Banda Khonje of Vogue Events Agency said.
Sipe, who represented Malawi alongside Mr. 265, stayed in the Big Brother House for 63 days, said she is looking forward for Zed Factor experience.
The owner of a modelling agency and also a singer, Sipe has also disclosed that she two singles on March 13.
The songs, Your love and Chikondi, features Zambia’s Big Brother representative Cleo aka Ice Queen. The corroboration was done with an essence of fusing the duo’s mixed talents as well as the music of their respective countries.
She plans to launch the songs before release of her album.
Sipe will use her time in Zambia to produce other songs with Cleo for the album.
The Zed Factor is a concept of United Kingdom based Zambian entrepreneur Lilian Mutambo .
Mutambo through her own record label Mutamz Records UK is set to stage the event in June and the grand finale will be in August. The cities which are being targeted are Lusaka, Ndola, Kitwe, Livingstone and Chipata.
The winner will be rewarded $2000 cash, trip to London, a shopping trip to any southern African country, A VEVO channel created, mentorship of talent and will be an ambassador of Role Model Zambia (A charity passionate about the welfare of Children from low income families), plus a 3 year contract.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :