Africa: MTV Africa Music Awards Nominees

Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya dominate nominees for this year’s  MTV Africa Music Awards . The following is the part one of the nominees. 

Best Male

AKA (South Africa) Black Coffee (South Africa) Diamond (Tanzania) Patoranking (Nigeria) Wizkid (Nigeria)

Best Live Cassper Nyovest (South Africa) Eddy Kenzo (Uganda) Flavour (Nigeria) Mafikizolo (South Africa) Stonebwoy (Ghana)

Best Group Mi Casa (South Africa) Navy Kenzo (Tanzania) R2bees (Ghana) Sauti Sol (Kenya) Toofan (Togo)

Best Collaboration in partnership with Absolut

AKA feat. Burna Boy, Khuli Chana & Yanga – “Baddest” (South Africa/Nigeria) DJ Maphorisa feat. Wizkid & DJ Bucks – “Soweto Baby” ((South Africa/Nigeria) Nasty C feat. Davido, Cassper – “Juice Back Remix” (Nigeria/South Africa) Patoranking feat. Sarkodie – “No Kissing” (Nigeria/Ghana) Sauti Sol feat. Alikiba – “Unconditionally Bae” (Kenya/Tanzania)r2bees

Best Hip Hop in association with MTN

Emtee (South Africa) Kiff No Beat (Ivory Coast) Olamide (Nigeria) Riky Rick (South Africa) Ycee (Nigeria)

Best Pop/Alternative Desmond & The Tutus (South Africa) LCNVL (South Africa) Shekinah (South Africa) / Kyle Deutsch (South Africa) Timo ODV (South Africa) Tresor (DRC)

Best Lusophone C4 Pedro (Angola) NGA (Angola) Lizha James (Mozambique) Nelson Freitas (Netherlands/Cape Verde) Preto Show (Angola)

Personality of the Year in association with DStv

Caster Semenya (South Africa) Linda Ikeji (Nigeria) Pearl Thusi (South Africa) Pierre Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon) Wizkid (Nigeria)

Best International Adele (UK) Beyoncé (USA) Drake (Canada) Future (USA) Rihanna (Barbados)


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