Here’s a list of nominees for the Soundcity MVP Awards

Find out who's competing with your favorite stars

Soundcity has released its list of nominees for this years MVP awards. Wizkid, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Davido and a few others have been nominated for awards in different categories. Hip-Hop stars and our favourite breakout stars this year all have exciting competition for the SoundcityMVP awards set for the 5th January 2019.

A new category has been added to recognize the Disc Jockeys this year.  ‘African DJ of the Year’ will celebrate the most accomplished DJ’s on the continent and the inaugural nominees are DJ Spinall, DJ Neptune, Prince Kaybee, DJ MicSmith, DJ Arafat, Black Coffee, DJ Xclusive, DJ Kaywise, DJ Vyrusky, and DJ Maphorisa. For diversity, Soundcity will be acknowledging creatives in sports, entrepreneurship, creative arts, fashion, digital influence, and socio-political development.

Here’s a list of some of the nominees; the full list and voting options are available on the SoundcityMVP website

BEST MALE MVP 

  1. BURNA BOY
  2. NASTY C
  3. MR EAZI
  4. OLAMIDE
  5. A.K.A
  6. SHATTA WALE
  7. HARMONIZE
  8. DIAMOND PLATNUMZ
  9. DAVIDO
  10. WIZKID

BEST FEMALE MVP 

  1. BUSISWA
  2. SIMI
  3. NINIOLA
  4. TIWA SAVAGE
  5. YEMI ALADE
  6. SHEKHINAH
  7. EFYA
  8. BECCA
  9. LADY ZAMAR
  10. MAUA SAMA

BEST HIP HOP 

  1. M.I ABAGA
  2. KHALIGRAPH JONES
  3. NASTY C
  4. AKA
  5. KWESI ARTHUR
  6. PHYNO
  7. SARKODIE
  8. KWESTA
  9. FALZ
  10. MEDIKAL

BEST POP 

  1. KIZZ DANIEL
  2. FALLY IPUPA
  3. TIWA SAVAGE
  4. YEMI ALADE
  5. DAVIDO
  6. DIAMOND PLATNUMZ
  7. MAYORKUN
  8. WIZKID
  9. KUAMI EUGENE
  10. MR EAZI

VIDEO OF THE YEAR 

  1. GRINGO – SHATTA WALE
  2. MIDNIGHT DRUM – A PASS, ROUGE, FIK FAMEICA
  3. SHORT N’ SWEET – SAUTI SOL
  4. YE – BURNA BOY
  5. FEVER – WIZKID
  6. SURRENDA – ADEKUNLE GOLD
  7. SCIENCE STUDENT – OLAMIDE
  8. KING – NASTY C FT A$AP FERG
  9. HEAL THE WORLD – PATORANKING
  10. KSAZOBALIT – CASSPER NYOVEST

SONG OF THE YEAR 

  1. YE – BURNA BOY
  2. SHORT & SWEET – SAUTI SOL FT NYASHINKI
  3. AFRICAN BEAUTY – DIAMOND PLATNUMZ FT. OMARION
  4. SOCO – STARBOY FT WIZKID, TERRI, SPOTLESS & CEEZA MILLI
  5. KATIKA – NAVY KENZO FT. DIAMOND PLATNUMZ
  6. MAKHE – DJ MAPHORISA, DJ SIMBA FT MOONCHILD SANELLY
  7. SKELETON MOVES – MASTER KG
  8. ASSURANCE – DAVIDO
  9. AMAKA – TUFACE IDIBIA
  10. KWANGWARU – HARMONIZE FT. DIAMOND PLATNUMZ

BEST NEW ARTISTE 

  1. KIDI
  2. SHO MADJOZI
  3. ODUNSI
  4. PERUZZI
  5. TENIOLA
  6. KIDA KUDZ
  7. SHANE EAGLE
  8. KING PROMISE
  9. KWESI ARTHUR
  10. MBOSSO

VIEWERS CHOICE 

  1. YE – BURNA BOY
  2. DROGBA – AFRO B
  3. SOMISO – WANDE COAL
  4. SCIENCE STUDENT – OLAMIDE
  5. FEVER – WIZKID
  6. SOCO – STARBOY FT WIZKID, TERRI, SPOTLESS & CEEZA MILLI
  7. KUPE DANCE – A STAR
  8. MAGUN (RMX) – NINIOLA FT. BUSISWA
  9. AVAILABLE – PATORANKING
  10. TIWA’S VIBE – TIWA SAVAGE

AFRICAN PRODUCER OF THE YEAR 

  1. KILLERTUNES
  2. JULZ
  3. SARS
  4. NAHREEL
  5. NORTHBOI
  6. DJ TIRA
  7. PHANTOM
  8. SPEROACHBEATZ
  9. FRESH VDM
  10. KEL P

AFRICAN ARTISTE OF THE YEAR 

  1. BURNA BOY
  2. DAVIDO
  3. SARKODIE
  4. YEMI ALADE
  5. A.K.A
  6. TIWA SAVAGE
  7. WIZKID
  8. DIAMOND PLATNUMZ
  9. NASTY C
  10. OLAMIDE


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