MI, Omawumi, Dr. Sid, Wande Coal, DJ Humility and Mo’Cheddah are few of the musicians lined up to participate in MTV base’s exciting new music and street culture quiz - MTV base.IQ Sweetened by Butter mint – which premieres on MTV base (DStv Channel 322), STV and AIT from this week.M.I., Sound Sultan,Wande Coal and the rest have all been dropping into the hottest hangouts in Lagos accompanied by MTV VJ C-VON, bombarding their fans with an impromptu quiz. Artists and music fans alike are challenged to prove how much they know about Nigerian music and street culture through a series of specially designed MTV base questions on Nigerian artists, personalities, song lyrics and more!
The project according to a spokesperson in MTV Networks Africa “will be the ultimate trial of Nigerian youths’ music know-how and the latest ‘street’ culture recorded in various campuses, neighborhoods and local spots around Lagos, Nigeria,
Base IQ started on August 18, 2010. Divided into two series, Series 1 will run for thirteen fast paced episodes, while the 2nd series will continue in January 2011.
Solely anchored by Cynthia Okpala (CVON) the show is supported by Trebor Buttermint and fans will be able to participate by logging on to MTV Base official website www.mtvbase.com.