We’re one step closer to finding Eswatini’s next top talent on the vibrant MTN Bushfire Firefly stage! The Top 10 acts have been identified by 100% public vote, ensuring that fans get to enjoy the talent they would like to see at the MTN Bushfire 2021 Digital Festival.

MTN Bushfire Firefly forms part of the globally acclaimed MTN Bushfire festival and is one of the biggest launch-pads for unearthing fresh new talent in the country. The MTN Bushfire Firefly Finale, slated for 25th June 2021 is the first event of the MTN Bushfire Digital Series, and in true Firefly style will be an electric experience, featuring the Top 10 Finalists, an international guest star, a popping DJ and influential judges to assist select the winning three artists who will feature at the MTN Bushfire 2021 Digital Festival.

The Finale will offer the first of the Digital Series Exclusive Fan Zone live experiences, where fans who vote for their favourite Finalist and participate in the Firefly competition giveaways on social media stand a chance to win tickets attend the show in person! All Covid protocols and regulations will be adhered to.

The Firefly Finale is guaranteed to be an exhilarating show, with the Top 10 upcoming artists giving their best performances. A featured guest artist from South Africa and a fiery continuity DJ will keep fans on their toes, while the best guest judges will ensure the most deserving artists looking to take their careers to new heights are selected.

MTN Eswatini will make a super-affordable Bushfire Bundles package available specifically for the Digital Series events, so that fans and supporters will be able to easily watch the finale on the MTN Bushfire and MTN Bushfire Firefly Y’ello Hub websites. The finale will also be streamed on the MTN Bushfire Facebook and YouTube platforms, as well as by Eswatini TV.

Exclusive Fan Zone competitions will be run on the MTN Bushfire Firefly channel on the free all-in-one mobile app Ayoba, as well as MTN Bushfire and MTN Bushfire Firefly social media platforms. A total of only 40 tickets will be available to be won, so fans are encouraged to Do The Most to win! Sign up to Ayoba now for the upcoming Guess The Artist competition, and follow MTN Bushfire and MTN Bushfire Firefly social media for more competition giveaways!

Please note that tickets to the invite-only MTN Bushfire Firefly Finale Exclusive Fan Zone will not be for sale.

MTN Bushfire Pulse Firefly Top 10:

002 Elysium – Holding Me Back

004 Jimmy Boy – Famous

005 Bavarah – Iwehweh

011 Nick Mendes – Just In Time

012 Jack Rhallie – Angifani Nawe

013 Ashton-Rae – Queen

014 Criss Tino – Phusha Phanda

015 Bandz – Soul

017 Entrepreneurs – Cry

020 Chei-Star – You’re The One

The Top Ten contestants still need your votes!

You can vote by downloading the Ayoba App from, Playstore or iOS Store and messaging your favourite Finalist’s code to 7804 2010 for one FREE vote per day!

Or you can dial *7768#, enter your favourite Finalist’s code and the number of votes you wish to make, then follow the prompts. Each vote costs E0.50.

Now you can vote at too!

Voting for the winners will close at 23:59 on 24 June 2021.