The Voice, Bobbi Kristina, The African Couple + More This Week On DStv!


 The eighteenth season of the American reality television show The Voice premieres on 22nd May on M-Net CH 101 at 5pm. John LegendKelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton return as coaches for their third, fifth and eighteenth seasons, respectively. Nick Jonas joins the panel as a new coach, replacing Gwen Stefani. Meanwhile, Carson Daly returnsfor his eighteenth season as host.

For the first time since the fourth season, the team sizes will be reduced from twelve to ten.

During this season, each coach will be guaranteed to have at least one artist in the finale. Additionally, this season is the first season in the show’s history to include five artists in the finale.

A legendary but retired hit man lives in peace and isolation in the barren North American wilderness. When he rescues a woman from a snowmobiling accident, he soon discovers that she’s harboring a secret that forces him to return to his lethal ways. Cold Blood, Sunday at 8pm on M-Net CH 101.

Superstar Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina lived a grand life but it unfortunately came to a tragic end just three years after her mother’s equally shocking demise. Watch as we find out what life was like for Bobbi, the highs and lows of parental, familial and romantic love all complicated by fame. To most, Bobbi was just Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown’s daughter, but Bobbi had a life of her own. This untold story picks up straight after Whitney’s death and looks at Bobbi’s life that was filled with adventure, dreams, conflict, perseverance, faith, friendship, and love – a love between mother and daughter. A love often interrupted by success, emotional upheaval and drug addiction but an unshakable, incomparable, unwavering love nonetheless.  Sunday 24 May on Lifetime CH at 19:20

Inspired by the life of Isaac Wright Jr., For Life is a fictional serialized legal and family drama about an imprisoned man, Aaron Wallace, who becomes a lawyer, litigating cases for other inmates while fighting to overturn his own life sentence for a crime he didn’t commit. His quest for freedom is driven by his desperate desire to get back to the family he loves and reclaim the life that was stolen from him. Aaron’s complicated relationship with a progressive female prison warden helps shine a light on the flaws and challenges in the U.S. penal and legal systems. Wednesdays at 7pm on IMagic CH 103.

Emotional rollercoaster cannot begin to describe this season of Total Bellas. This series takes a look at the lives of WWE divas Brie and Nikki Bella, as well Brie’s husband Daniel Bryan. We get a tell-it-all look at what life is like outside of the wrestling ring, bright lights and big stage to really get to know the ladies. Sadly, John Cena left the series in its fourth season following his split from Nikki. But all’s not lost as the new season brings so much love for Nikki with her new partner Artem Chigvintsev, while Brie and Bryan have a major fall out. Sundays at 6pm on E! CH 124.

Hollywood A-listers express their deep gratitude to the individuals who have had a major impact on their lives by surprising them with big, heartwarming home renovations that bring everyone to tears. The star-studded, uplifting series, features everyone’s favorite renovation brothers Drew and Jonathan Scott as they help each celebrity with a special renovation. Celebrity IOU, Tuesdays at 7pm on TLC CH 135.

This telenovela is set in the backdrop of Columbia’s drug trafficking industry. The story also examines the beauty values in society today with the main theme offering opinions towards breast augmentation. The Way to Paradise, Weekdays at 8pm on Telemundo CH 118.

This scripted drama combines fictional and real-life characters and moments to tell the story of a young, ambitious and troubled entrepreneur who created Soul Train, one of the most predominant television shows for African American culture. Set in the early 1970s and filled with music, dance, fashion and glamour, the series reveals what it took to launch the first nationally syndicated black music show and what happened when the music stopped. Through it all, 30-something Don Cornelius sacrifices all that he loves to follow his dream. Thursdays at 7:30pm on BET CH 129.


The show follows winner of #BBNNaija #PepperDem and queen of highlights Mercy and her boo Ike after Big Brother and their struggle to solidify their commitment for each other. Sundays at 5:30pm on AM Showcase Ch 151.

A newlywed couple struggles as the wife is the bread earner and her husband is an unemployed afro beats star in the making. Starring Prince David Osei, Mary Remmy Njoku and Richard Ahwer. The African Couple, Monday-Thursday 9pm on ROK3 Ch 164.

Back for season three with its unique and fun angular animation, this preschool series is perfect for children and parents to watch together as it can lead to important conversations about experiences that youngsters might encounter on a daily basis. Scout leader Duggee gently guides five youngsters in their weekly aim to solve simple tasks and earn reward badges. In this week’s episode, Naughty Monkey disrupts the squirrels while they are playing in the clubhouse.

Hey Dugee, Weekdayson CBeebies (306) at 3:55


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