News

Black Coffee, Nasty C, Cassper Nyovest Other South Africans Nominated for the Soundcity Awards 2018 | See Full Nominee List

Source: / Instagram

, Nasty C, Cassper Nyovest Other South Africans Nominated for the Soundcity Awards 2018 | See Full Nominee List

The nominee list for this year’s Soundcity Awards has been unveiled. Trust South African artistes not to disappoint. Several of them made the nominee list.

South African artistes on the list are Nasty C, , , , AKA, Kwesta, Moonchild Sanelly, , LaSoulMates, Cassper Nyovest, , , , , , DJ Tira, and .

Source: / Instagram

An impressive list, this, and one that should surprise no one. It is obvious the artistes on the list have been in top form this year, from “Strings and Bling” Nasty C, who Cassper Nyovest said had the best year, to Black Coffee, who clinched the International DJ Awards for the third time this year.

Nigeria’s Wizkid has the highest nominations. Nasty C tops the list of South African nominees this year, with nominations in 4 categories.

Source: Nasty C/Instagram

This year’s award has a new category: African DJ of the Year, and respected South African disc jockey Black Coffee made the list. The “Wish You Were Heremastermind has been outstanding this year. He gave a superb performance at the Global Citizen festival and thenchilled out with the Carters(Beyonce and Jay-Z)

See the full nominee list below.

Best Male MVP

Burna Boy
Nasty C
Mr Eazi
Olamide
AKA
Shatta Wale
Harmonize
Diamond Platnumz
Davido
Wizkid

Source: AKA/ Instagram

Best Female MVP


Simi
Niniola
Tiwa Savage
Yemi Alade

Efya
Becca

Maua Sama

Read More »
DJ Maphorisa Ft. MoonChild & Nuz Queen - iWalk YeDemoni (Gaba Cannal Uptown Mix)
Source: /Instagram

Best Hip Hop

M.I Abaga
Khaligraph Jones
Nasty C
A.K.A
Kwesi Arthur
Phyno
Sarkodie
Kwesta
Falz
Medikal

Best Pop

Kizz Daniel
Fally Ipupa
Tiwa Savage
Yemi Alade
Davido
Diamond Platnumz
Mayorkun
Wizkid
Kuami Eugene
Mr Eazi

Best Collaboration

Makhe – DJ Maphorisa, DJ Simba Ft Moonchild Sanelly
Soco – Starboy Ft Wizkid, Terri, Spotless & Ceeza Milli
Jibebe – Diamond Platnumz, Mbosso, Lava Lava
Katika – Navy Kenzo Ft. Diamond Platnumz
Issa Goal – Naira Marley, Olamide, Lil Kesh
Spirit – Kwesta Ft Wale
Fake Love – Wizkid And Duncan Mighty
Club Controller – Ft Lasoulmates
Said – Nastyc & Runtown

Amaka – 2Face Idibia Ft. Perruzi

Digital Artiste Of The Year

Davido
Tiwa Savage
Mr Eazi
Burna Boy
Cassper Nyovest
Vanessa Mdee
Falz
Wizkid
Diamond Platnumz
Yemi Alade

Video Of The Year

Gringo – Shatta Wale
Midnight Drum – A Pass, Rouge, Fik Fameica
Short N’ Sweet – Sauti Sol
Ye – Burna Boy
Fever – Wizkid
Surrenda – Adekunle Gold
Science Student – Olamide
King – Nasty C Ft A$Ap Ferg
Heal The World – Patoranking
Ksazobalit – Cassper Nyovest

Source: Cassper Nyovest/Instagram

Best Group Or Duo


Sauti Sol
Navy Kenzo
Micasa

Show Dem Camp
R2Bees
Toofan
Gold Fish
Reggie N’ Bollie

Song Of The Year

Ye – Burna Boy
Short & Sweet – Sauti Sol Ft Nyashinki
African Beauty – Diamond Platnumz Ft. Omarion
Soco – Starboy Ft Wizkid, Terri, Spotless & Ceeza Milli
Katika – Navy Kenzo Ft. Diamond Platnumz
Makhe – DJ Maphorisa, DJ Simba Ft Moonchild Sanelly
Skeleton Moves –
Assurance – Davido
Amaka – Tuface Idibia
Kwangwaru – Harmonize Ft. Diamond Platnumz

Read More »
Cassper Nyovest - As Karma Would Have It (Interlude By Riky Rick)

Best New Artiste

Kidi

Odunsi
Peruzzi
Teniola
Kida Kudz
Shane Eagle
King Promise
Kwesi Arthur
Mbosso

Viewers Choice

Ye – Burna Boy
Drogba – Afro B
Somiso – Wande Coal
Science Student – Olamide
Fever – Wizkid
Soco – Starboy Ft Wizkid, Terri, Spotless & Ceeza Milli
Kupe – A Star
Magun (Remix) – Niniola Ft.
Available – Patoranking
Tiwa’s Vibe – Tiwa Savage

Listeners Choice

Club Controller – Ft Lasoulmates
Katika – Navy Kenzo Ft. Diamond Platnumz
Soco – Starboy
Ye – Burna Boy
Wetin We Gain – Victor Ad
Kwangqaru – Harmonize Ft Diamond Platnumz
Fake Love – Wizkid & Duncan Mighty
Confusion – Kuami Eugene
Cctv – King Promise Ft. Mugeez, Sarkodie
Askamaya – Teni

African Producer Of The Year

Killertunes
Julz
Sarz
Nahreel
Northboi
DJ Tira
Phantom
Speroachbeatz
Fresh Vdm
Kel P

Source: DJ Tira/Instagram

African Artiste Of The Year

Burna Boy
Davido
Sarkodie
Yemi Alade
AKA
Tiwa Savage
Wizkid
Diamond Platnumz
Nasty C
Olamide

African DJ Of The Year

Black Coffee
DJ Spinall
DJ Mic Smith
DJ Kaywise
DJ Xclusive
DJ Neptune
Prince Kaybee
DJ Arafat
DJ Maphorisa
DJ Vyrusky

Is the list fairly representative? Share your thoughts with us in the comment section.

Tags

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button
Close