Sunday, October 23 2016
Our very own Bebe Cool and Eddy Kenzo lost out in the just concluded 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards that were held yesteday in Johannesburg. Our 'in-law' Diamond Platnumz lost the Best Male nod to Nigeria's WizKid.
Artist of the Year: Wizkid (Nigeria)
Kenya's Sauti Sol did not disappoint, they beat South Africa's Mi Casa, Navy Kenzo from Tanzania, Ghana's R2Bees and Togo's Toofan.
Best Breakthrough Act: Tekno (Nigeria)
Song of the Year in partnership with Google: “My Woman, My Everything” Patoranking feat. Wande Coal (Nigeria)
Best Francophone: Serge Beynaud (Ivory Coast)
Best Collaboration in partnership with ABSOLUT: DJ Maphorisa feat. Wizkid & DJ Buckz – “Soweto Baby” (South Africa/Nigeria)
Africa Reimagined: Vivian Onano and Mary Taedzerwa
Zari talks about her life from Jinja to the Instagram Queen she is now
Nominations for the inaugural Janzi Awards announced
Pallaso borrows a leaf from Davido by asking fans to rescue his Range Rover
Rema shares pregnancy pics with her latest single dubbed Akafee Che
Diamond Platnumz hangs out with his South Africa family
A rare version of Zari after being linked to another 'lover'
UG Connect Concert featuring 20 artists for 52 weeks