June 5, 2023


Arts Eternal

Idols SA season 17 winner crowned

Idols SA winner Berry Trytsman.

Photograph: Facebook/Idols South Africa

The winner of Idols SA season 17 was introduced all through a impressive stay finale on Sunday.

Right after weeks of gruelling opposition and around 12 million votes forged, Berenike ‘Berry’ Trytsman was crowned the winner. Shortly right after currently being crowned winner Berry explained she was ‘overwhelmed’, ‘grateful’ and ‘so happy’.

In a initially for the extended-managing fact singing competitors the major three were being manufactured up of ladies

It was a musical feast at some of SA’s top artists, these kinds of as last season’s winner Zama, Musa Keys, Sir Trill and Nobantu Vilakazi, Mafikizolo, Oskido, Busta 929, and Mzu M done.

The 31-calendar year-previous from Cape City joins former winners Zama Khumalo Luyolo Yiba, Yanga Sobetwa, Paxton Fieles, Noma Khumalo Karabo Mogane, Vincent Bones, Heinz Winckler, Anke Pietrangeli, Karin Kortje, Jody Williams, Jason Hartman, Sasha-Lee Davids, Dave van Vuuren, Khaya Mthethwa and Musa Sukwene.

Along with the title, Berry turned an immediate millionaire and scored a document deal with Kalawa Jazmee Information. She also walked away with a wonderful prize bundle: a Renault Kiger valued at about R269 000, R100 000 in Truworths fashion vouchers, a Bachelor of Small business Administration bursary valued at more than R260 000 from Regenesys Small business School and R85 000 worthy of of musical tools from Yamaha, as effectively as a Samsung Galaxy Fold 3 on a Vodacom Pink 100GB Program.

Berry closed the present with a effectiveness of her new solitary Ungowami.

Idols SA has been renewed for an 18th season on the net audition dates will be declared afterwards.