A few other African artiste, which includes Distruction Boyz from South Africa, Fally Ipupa from Congo, Nyanshinski from Kenya and finally, Shekinah also from South Africa were nominated.
We are proud of this stars for their achievement in the music industry, for it is not easy to stay relevant and trending in the influx of thousands of good stars that spring up everyday.
Commenting on this, Monde Twala, the Vice President for Youth, Music and BET at Viacom International Networks, explained that the MTV EMA seeks to acknowledge the diversity and talent of African artistes through the Best African Act category.
“Our nominees reflect the continents diversity and talent on par with international artists. Congratulations to all our Africa nominees, who continue to affirm Africa’s place on the global stage.”
We look forward with hope that other up coming Nigerian and African artiste will make it to the world stage.