I Am Laycon To Premiere On Showmax!

The BBNaija winner's reality series will be the first of its kind

By  | Nov 24, 2020, 04:27 PM  | Top of The

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Showmax will be presenting it's first-ever Nigerian original series featuring Big Brother Naija Season 5 winner, Lekan Agbeleshe famously known as Laycon. This is huge for the musician as he is making history with I Am Laycon, a first of its kind.

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Premiering February 2021 on Showmax, fans will finally get to see their favourite rapper in a raw and unfiltered manner. A statement from Showmax reads, "It’s official, Laycon is coming back to our screens in 2021! Fans of BBNaija and lovers of exciting reality TV are invited to follow Laycon on his journey after BBNaija, as he settles into life as a star with his own reality TV show, while juggling his personal relationships and growing music career in one of Africa’s biggest cities, Lagos."

Breaking the news to his 2.4 million followers on Instagram, the Hip Hop hitmaker expressed his excitement about the show saying, "I’m excited to announce to you that, Showmax and I, have started shooting the first Nigerian Showmax Original reality series: I am LAYCON! Trust me when I say this, it’s going to be massive. 2021 is about to be lit!"

Speaking to Showmax he expressed how excited he is about letting his fans into his world and allowing them to witness his growth. “I am excited to continue my new life journey and embrace the new responsibilities of evolving not just myself but everyone around me. I want you to come along for the ride as you get to see the growth that you have supported and loved.”

Just last week the rapper bagged a brand ambassadorship deal with GOtv. He is also gearing up to drop his music video for his hit single ‘HipHop’, this week.

CEO of MultiChoice’s Connected Video Yolisa Phahle, had this to say about the series, "Showmax is committed to supporting homegrown talent in Nigeria. Laycon is a hugely inspirational figure and the perfect choice to kickstart our original content here. Fans across Africa tuned into to see what it takes to win Big Brother Naija, so we're excited to take those fans along with Laycon on this journey as he adjusts to fame and life outside the house."

To catch the superstar in the making's historic reality series, subscribe to Showmax for N2900 per month or choose the mobile plan and watch on a single mobile device for N1450. The Showmax Pro subscription is N6300 per month, and the mobile version of Showmax Pro is N3200 per month. Go to www.showmax.com for more. 

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