Luyolo Yiba was crowned the winner of Idols SA season 15.
The 24-year-old from King Williams Town was one of only two men to make it through to the top 10 and is the first male winner in three years.
His single, Sunshine Through the Rain is number 2 on iTunes.
Luyolo joined previous winners 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.
He also walked away with an awesome prize package consisting of a record deal with Gallo, R1 million in cash, Huawei Matebook X, GT watch, B525 Router, and 20 GB of Telkom Data, a Ford Fiesta 1.0 Ecoboost, R100 000 Truworths voucher, and R80 000 Yahama music instruments.
OF COURSE we caught up with #IdolsLuyolo mere seconds after his HISTORIC, #IdolsSA WIN and the expression on his face right now tells the whole story.— Idols South Africa (@IdolsSA) November 17, 2019
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