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10 Nominated for the 2014 Best African Act MOBO Nominees as Fuse ODG gets 3 Nominations

The following African artists were nominated for African Act in this year’s MOBO awards, while Fuse ODG got nominated in 2 other categories, which are Best Male alongside acts such as rappers Ghetts and Tinie Tempah and Best Song alongside the likes of Krept & Konana with “Don’t Waste My Time” and Sam Smith with […]

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Channel O Africa Announces Music Video Awards Nominees

South Africa’s Cassper Nyovest and K.O dominate this year’s nominations, with Nigeria’s Davido matching their five nominations each. Nominees for the 2014 Channel O Africa Music Video Awards were announced in Johannesburg on Thursday. Dominating the nominations this year are South African rappers Cassper Nyovest and K.O, as well as Nigeria’s Davido with five nominations […]

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Review: Africa Unplugged 2014

Tanzania’s Platinumz almost stole the show but Tiwa Savage and DavidO proved why they’re pros THE GROWING influence of Afrobeat was evident Sunday night at the O2 Academy in Brixton. Africa Unplugged, described as Europe’s biggest African music festival, was a night committed to showcasing some of the continent’s most talented artists. The hidden gem […]

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MTV EMA Best African Act Nominees are Out

There is not much of a surprise with the names of African acts that are up on the MTV Europe Music Awards Best African Act 2014 list. The names that popped this year are indeed on the list with the exception of a couple of conspicuously and rather debatably absent names. 2014 Nominees Ok let’s […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Davido Africa Unplugged Vlog Rehearsal and Live @Battersea|@AfricaUnplugged @Afrobeat360 @iam_davido

Europe’s biggest African concert, Africa Unplugged kicks off tonight. Afrobeat 360 has decided to take viewers behind the scenes of the preparation of the show which is also scheduled for a Sunday 21st September date in Manchester. Below is a video of one of the performers, Davido, in rehearsal, featuring the now world famous CEO […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Africa Unplugged Behind The Scenes (Mini Doc)

Watch a sneak peek behind the scenes of Europe’s biggest African concert and the set up towards the final show. Talking to The Organisers of the event, as well as D3 Dancers very own Brenda Derry as they go on a promo campaign for the event. Africa Unplugged taking place on Sunday 14th September at […]

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VIDEO ALERT: Davido, Tiwa Savage, Lola Rae, Sarkodie, Mi Casa and Diamond Platnumz

It takes the best of African talent to make a song called “Africa Rising”. It has taken Nigerians Davido, Tiwa Savage and Lola Rae, South Africans Mi Casa, Ghanaian Sarkodie and Tanzanian Diamond Platinumz to create this powerful anthem. This song brings across a catchy Southern Afrobeats type rhythm, and a wide and diverse vocal […]

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Davido and Tiwa Savage Top Winners at MTV Africa Music Awards

The event marked the return of the MAMAs after a three-year hiatus as Viacom looks to spotlight contemporary African artists. Nigerians Davido and Tiwa Savage won the top male and female artist awards respectively Saturday night at the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards, known as MAMA, in Durban, South Africa, with local group Mafikizolo snagging the top group prize. […]

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Marlon Wayans to host 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards

Cape Town – The organisers have chosen an American, and not someone living in Africa, as the official host of the 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA’s) taking place in Durban on 7 June, with the American comedian Marlon Wayans who will visit South Africa to preside over the awards show.The MTV Africa Music Awards is returning […]

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Davido, Mafikizolo To Perform At The MAMAs|@iam_Davido & @MafikizoloSA

MTV Base has announced multiple MAMA nominees, Davido and Mafikizolo as the first performers at the MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natal supported by Absolut & The City of Durban (MAMA). Popular Omo Baba Olowo crooner, Davido and South African Afro-pop duo, Mafikizolo are both tied with Uhuru as the most nominated artistes in this year’s […]

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Davido wins Best African Act of the Year @ VGMA ‘14

It is by far the biggest stage of music in Ghana the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2014. On the night of heightened expectations, Davido, one of Africa’s young and multi talented award winning musicians, emerged VGMA Best African Act of Year 2014. With unapologetically hot hits after hits to underscore the true validation of his […]

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MTV Music Africa Nominees Announced

  MTV Base has revealed its nominees for best video at the MTV Africa Music Awards (Mamas) in KwaZulu-Natal.Competing in this prestigious award category, which celebrates the artistry and creativity of well-made music videos, are Amr Singh for Heaven, by Da L.E.S, Kyle Lewis for Sleepwalker, by The Parlotones (featuring Khuli Chana), Terence Neale for […]

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