Award-winning house music DJ Prince Kaybee leads the South African Music awards top 20 shortlist for Record of the Year (ROTY) and Music Video of the Year (MVOTY) with four nominations.
His two smash hits Fetch Your Life featuring Msaki and Gugulethu featuring Afro Brothers, Indlovukazi and SUPTA are both nominated in the ROTY and MVOTY categories making his tally the highest so far in SAMA26.
The shortlist was revealed on Thursday and put up for public vote.
Rapper K.O has bagged himself three nominations for his hit songs Say You Will featuring Nandi Madida and Supa Dupa.
Representing Amapiano, two songs that had Mzansi hot on the dancefloor is Labantwana Ama Uber by Semi Tee feat. Miano, Kammu Dee and another is Kokota by Kaygee and Bizizi featuring Killer Kau.
Other nominees include Lady Zamar, Sun-El Musician, AKA, Nasty C, DJ Zinhle, Kwesta, DJ Maphorisa and Kabza De Small, Samthing Soweto, Blaq Diamond to name a few.
Social media is however unimpressed as a few favorites were not nominated including Master KG’s smash hit Jerusalema ft Nomcebo and Motorokisi by Makhadzi.
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Published at Fri, 10 Jul 2020 07:49:56 +0000