The second season of Idols premiered on June 22 2003 and continued until October 20 2003. It was won by Anke Pietrangeli. This season was co-hosted by Colin Moss and Letoya Makhene.

Live Show DetailsEdit

Heat 1 (20 July 2003)Edit

Order Artist Song (original artists) Result
1 Thelma Jansen "Beautiful" (Christina Aguilera) Advanced
2 Granville Williams "Shallow Waters" (Just Jinjer) Eliminated
3 Anastacia Fortuin "I'm Not a Girl, Not Yet a Woman" (Britney Spears) Eliminated
4 Edith Thwala "A Thousand Miles" (Vanessa Carlton) Eliminated
5 Musa Ndlovu "Over the Rainbow" (Judy Garland) Eliminated
6 Petro De Villiers "Thank U" (Alanis Morissette) Advanced
7 Mlami Ngiza "Honesty" (Billy Joel) Eliminated
8 Noluthando Meje "Just a Little" (Liberty X) Eliminated
  • Petro De Villiers and Thelma Jansen advanced to the top 12 of the competition. The other 6 contestants were eliminated.
  • Granville Williams and Noluthando Meje returned for a second chance at the top 12 in the Wildcard Round.

Heat 2 (27 July 2003)Edit

Order Artist Song (original artists) Result
1 Cizario Roberts "Ain't No Sunshine" (Bill Withers) Eliminated
2 Francisca Blasich "Smile" (Nat King Cole) Eliminated
3 Dewald Louw "Paint My Love" (Michael Learns to Rock) Eliminated
4 Bonolo Thekiso "Pretty Baby" (Vanessa Carlton) Eliminated
5 Clayton Felix "If You Come Back" (Blue) Eliminated
6 Jacques Terre'Blanche "If You're Not the One" (Daniel Bedingfield) Advanced
7 Khwezi Kekana "Be with You" (Atomic Kitten) Eliminated
8 Karen Ferreira "Searchin' My Soul" (Vonda Shepard) Advanced
  • Jacques Terre'Blanche and Karen Ferreira advanced to the top 12 of the competition. The other 6 contestants were eliminated.
  • Francisca Blasich, Bonolo Thekiso and Khwezi Kekana returned for a second chance at the top 12 in the Wildcard Round.

Heat 3 (3 August 2003)Edit

Order Artist Song (original artists) Result
1 Monde Msuthwana "Unchained Melody" (The Righteous Brothers) Eliminated
2 Bianca Bronn "Out of Reach" (Gabrielle) Eliminated
3 Lesedi Job "Georgia on My Mind" (Ray Charles) Eliminated
4 Nazneen Leeman "Sunny Came Home" (Shawn Colvin) Advanced
5 Lwazi Mkhize "How Am I Supposed to Live Without You" (Michael Bolton) Eliminated
6 Zama Sithole "You Can't Hurry Love" (The Supremes) Eliminated
7 Andy Milner "I Say a Little Prayer" (Aretha Franklin) Eliminated
8 Poseletso Sejosingoe "I Drove All Night" (Cyndi Lauper) Advanced
  • Nazneen Leeman and Poseletso Sejosingoe advanced to the top 12 of the competition. The other 6 contestants were eliminated.
  • Lwazi Mkhize, Zama Sithole and Andy Milner returned for a second chance at the top 12 in the Wildcard Round.

Heat 4 (10 August 2003)Edit

Order Artist Song (original artists) Result
1 Anke Pietrangeli "Unforgettable" (Nat King Cole) Advanced
2 Wafeeq Saffodien "If You Leave Me Now" (Chicago) Advanced
3 Sibongile Simelane "Every Single Thing" (Melanie Lowe) Eliminated
4 Kgomotso Tsatsi "My Guy" (Mary Wells) Eliminated
5 Palesa Moeketsi "Always Be My Baby" (Mariah Carey) Eliminated
6 Clive Gumede "On the Wings of Love" (Jeffrey Osborne) Eliminated
7 Michelle Williamson "Torn" (Natalie Imbruglia) Eliminated
8 Irene Van Der Merwe "You're Still the One" (Shania Twain) Eliminated
  • Anke Pietrangeli and Wafeeq Saffodien advanced to the top 12 of the competition. The other 6 contestants were eliminated.
  • Kgomotso Tsatsi returned for a second chance at the top 12 in the Wildcard Round.

Wildcard round (17 August 2003)Edit

Order Artist Song (original artists) Result
1 Kgomotso Tsatsi "Uninvited" (Alanis Morissette) Advanced
2 Noluthando Meje "Chuck E.'s In Love" (Rickie Lee Jones) Advanced
3 Bonolo Thekiso "Life" (Des'ree) Eliminated
4 Granville Williams "What Becomes of the Brokenhearted" (Jimmy Ruffin) Eliminated
5 Andy Milner "The NeverEnding Story" (Limahl) Eliminated
6 Lwazi Mkhize "To Be with You" (Mr. Big) Eliminated
7 Khwezi Kekana "I Don't Want to Wait" (Paula Cole) Eliminated
8 Francisca Blasich "I Have Nothing" (Whitney Houston) Advanced
9 Zama Sithole "Lady Marmalade" (Christina Aguilera, Pink, Lil' Kim & Mýa) Advanced
  • The judges selected Kgomotso Tsatsi and Noluthando Meje to move on into the Top 12 of the competition, before the hosts revealed the Top 3 vote getters. Zama Sithole and Francisca Blasich received most votes, and completed the top 12.

Live Show 1 (24 August 2003)Edit

Theme: Award Winning Songs

OrderArtistSong (original artists)Result
N/A Francisca Blasich N/A Withdrew
1 Jacques Terre'Blanche "I Write the Songs" (Barry Manilow) Safe
2 Petro De Villiers "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" (Roberta Flack) Safe
3 Noluthando Meje "Never Knew Love Like This Before" (Stephanie Mills) Eliminated
4 Thelma Jansen "Without You" (Mariah Carey) Safe
5 Poseletso Sejosingoe "Bridge Over Troubled Water" (Simon & Garfunkel) Safe
6 Karen Ferreira "Bette Davis Eyes" (Kim Carnes) Bottom three
7 Nazneen Leeman "If You Don't Know Me by Now" (Simply Red) Safe
8 Wafeeq Saffodien "I'll Make Love to You" (Boyz II Men) Safe
9 Zama Sithole "Change the World" (Eric Clapton) Safe
10 Anke Pietrangeli "Don't Know Why" (Norah Jones) Safe
11 Kgomotso Tsatsi "Have I Told You Lately" (Rod Stewart) Safe
12 Khwezi Kekana "Don't Leave Me This Way" (Thelma Houston) Eliminated

Live Show 2 (31 August 2003)Edit

Theme: Proudly South African

OrderArtistSong (original artists)Result
1 Wafeeq Saffodien "Secret Places" (Mean Mr. Mustard) Safe
2 Karen Ferreira "Life" (Semisane) Bottom three
3 Nazneen Leeman "The Spaniard" (Lesley Rae Dowling) Safe
4 Thelma Jansen "Rain" (SpoonFeedas) Eliminated
5 Zama Sithole "Please Stay" (Jonathan Butler) Safe
6 Jacques Terre'Blanche "Weeping" (Bright Blue) Safe
7 Kgomotso Tsatsi "A Cry, a Smile, a Dance" (Judith Sephuma) Safe
8 Petro De Villiers "Like You Madly" (Just Jinger) Eliminated
9 Anke Pietrangeli "Moments Away" (Mango Groove) Safe
10 Poseletso Sejosingoe "Meadowlands" (Miriam Makeba) Safe

Live Show 3 (7 September 2003)Edit

Theme: Movie Magic

OrderArtistSong (original artists)Result
1 Poseletso Sejosingoe "Flashdance... What a Feeling" (Irene Cara) Safe
2 Jacques Terre'Blanche "Love Is in the Air" (John Paul Young) Safe
3 Nazneen Leeman "Love Is All Around" (Wet Wet Wet) Safe
4 Karen Ferreira "Hopelessly Devoted to You" (Olivia Newton-John) Safe
5 Zama Sithole "Last Dance" (Donna Summer) Eliminated
6 Anke Pietrangeli "Independent Love Song" (Scarlet) Safe
7 Wafeeq Saffodien "Mustang Sally" (Wilson Pickett) Bottom three
8 Kgomotso Tsatsi "Respect" (Aretha Franklin) Bottom two

Live Show 4 (14 September 2003)Edit

Theme: Big Band

OrderArtistSong (original artists)Result
1 Anke Pietrangeli "It Had to Be You" (Harry Connick, Jr.) Safe
2 Wafeeq Saffodien "My Way" (Frank Sinatra) Bottom three
3 Karen Ferreira "Straighten Up and Fly Right" (Nat King Cole) Eliminated
4 Kgomotso Tsatsi "Fly Me to the Moon" (Julie London) Bottom two
5 Nazneen Leeman "Witchcraft" (Frank Sinatra) Safe
6 Poseletso Sejosingoe "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (Frank Sinatra) Safe
7 Jacques Terre'Blanche "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" (Frank Sinatra) Safe

Live Show 5 (21 September 2003)Edit

Theme: Y2K

OrderArtistSong (original artists)Result
1 Kgomotso Tsatsi "Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely" (Backstreet Boys) Eliminated
2 Anke Pietrangeli "Here I Am" (Bryan Adams) Safe
3 Wafeeq Saffodien "Uptown Girl" (Billy Joel) Safe
4 Poseletso Sejosingoe "The Way You Love Me" (Faith Hill) Bottom three
5 Jacques Terre'Blanche "Universally Speaking" (Red Hot Chili Peppers) Bottom two
6 Nazneen Leeman "Forever and for Always" (Shania Twain) Safe

Live Show 6 (28 September 2003)Edit

Theme: My Idol

OrderArtistFirst song (original artists)Second songResult
1 Wafeeq Saffodien "Let Me Entertain You" (Robbie Williams) "Angels" N/A
2 Anke Pietrangeli "Cry" (Faith Hill) "There You'll Be" N/A
3 Jacques Terre'Blanche "Crying" (Roy Orbison) "Oh, Pretty Woman" N/A
4 Nazneen Leeman "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" (Cher) "Strong Enough" N/A
5 Poseletso Sejosingoe "You Light Up My Life" (Whitney Houston) "I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)" N/A

Live Show 7 (5 October 2003)Edit

Theme: Lennon & McCartney

OrderArtistFirst songSecond songResult
1 Poseletso Sejosingoe "Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da" "Let It Be" Safe
2 Nazneen Leeman "Imagine" "With a Little Help from My Friends" Eliminated
3 Jacques Terre'Blanche "Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)" "Woman" Bottom three
4 Wafeeq Saffodien "In My Life" "A Hard Day's Night" Eliminated
5 Anke Pietrangeli "Yesterday" "From Me to You" Safe

Live Show 8: Semi-final (12 October 2003)Edit

Theme: Viewers' Choice

OrderArtistFirst song (original artists)Second songThird songResult
1 Anke Pietrangeli "Like a Prayer" (Madonna) "True Colors" (Cyndi Lauper) "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" (Aerosmith) Safe
2 Jacques Terre'Blanche "More Than Words" (Extreme) "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)" (Christopher Cross) "Amazed" (Lonestar) Eliminated
3 Poseletso Sejosingoe "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" (Elton John) "Save the Best for Last" (Vanessa Williams) "Thank You" (Dido) Safe

Live final (19 October 2003)Edit

ArtistFirst song (original artists)Second songThird songResult
Poseletso Sejosingoe "Bridge Over Troubled Water" (Simon & Garfunkel) "You Light Up My Life" (Whitney Houston) "Silver Lining" Runner-up
Anke Pietrangeli "Independent Love Song" (Scarlet) "Unforgettable" (Nat King Cole) "Silver Lining" Winner
Idols (South Africa)

Seasons: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Winners: Heinz Winckler (2002) | Anke Pietrangeli (2003) | Karin Kortje (2005) | Jody Williams (2007) | Sasha-Lee Davids & Jason Hartman (2009) | Elvis Blue (2010)
Runners-up: Brandon October (2002) | Poseletso Sejosingoe (2003) | Gift Gwe (2005) | Andriëtte Norman (2007) | None (2009) | Lloyd Cele (2010)
Lists: List of all contestants | List of songs performed on Idols (South Africa)
Categories: Category:Idols (South Africa) | Category:Idols (South Africa) participants