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Emtee, Black Coffee, Nathi and Riky Rick lead 2016 SAMAs nomination list

By Sowetan LIVE | 2016-04-21 11:31:10.0

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  • 3. Emtee. The SA Hip Hop world’s latest obsession, who demanded some much-deserved attention with his single Roll Up. Picture credit: Facebook.

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The nomination list for the 2016 South African Music Awards (SAMAs) was unveiled on Thursday morning. Below, checkout who made the cut:

Best Male Artist of the Year

1. Nathi - Buyelekhaya

2. Black Coffee - Piece Of Me

3. Riky Rick - Family Values

4. Emtee - Avery

5. Francois Van Coke - Francoise Van Coke

Best Female Artist of the Year

1. Zonke - Work of heart

2. Zahara - Country Girl

3. Fifi Cooper - 20FIFI

4. Judith Sephuma - One Word

5. Karen Zoid - Drown Out the Noise

Best Dance Album

1. Black Coffee - Piece Of Me

2. Mi Casa - Home Sweet Home

3. Mobi Dixon - Tribal Soul Special edition

4. DJ Merlon - Original Copy

5. Junior Taurus and Lady Zamar - Cotton candy

Best Rap album

1. Emtee - Avery

2. Riky Rick - Family Values

3. Da Les - North God

4. Kid X - 3 Quarter Pace

5. Zakwe - Impande

Best Kwaito Album

1. Big Nuz - For the Fans

2. DBN Nyts - Believe

3. Kabelo Mabalane - Immortal Vol.3

4. DJ Bongz - Game Changer

5. Mzansi  - North Coast Vibe

Best Newcomer of the Year

1. Riky Rick - Family Values

2. Emtee - Avery

3. Tresor - VII

4. Fifi Cooper - 20FIFI

5. Nathi - Buyelekhaya

Best Album of the Year

1. Francois Van Coke - Francoise Van Coke

2. Emtee - Avery

3. Nathi - Buyelekhaya

4. Tresor - VII

5. Black Coffee - Piece Of Me

Best Remix of the Year

1. DJ Sliqe - Do Like I Do Remix

2. AKA - Baddest Remix

3. Mobi Dixon - Never Let Me Go

4. Mobi Dixon - My Sugar

5. The Fraternity - Bheka Mina Ngedwa Amplified

Best Music Video of the Year

1. Jon Savage & Graig Hunter Parker - Army Of One

2. Kyle Lewis - Fuseg

3. Daniel Levi - Caviar Dreams

4. Shamiel Soni - Ayadelela

5. Ryan Kguger - Negatives Deluxe

Best Collaboration

1.DBN Nyts - Shumaya

2. Shekhinah x kyle Deutsch - Back to the Beach

3. AKA ft Redsan, Burna Boy and Stoneboy - All Eyes of Me

4.Major League DJz ft Cassper Nyovest, OKMALIMKOOLKAT, Riky Rick and Carpo - Slyza Tsotsi

5. Khuli Chana ft Patoranking - No Lie

 

Best R&B/Soul/Reggae Album

1. Nathi - Buyelekhaya

2. Zonke - Work of heart

3.Olwethu - Imbethu

4. Zahara - Country Girl

5. The Muffinz

Best Duo/Group

1. Desmond and The Tutus

2. Witness The Funk

3. Marcus Wyatt & The Zar Jazz Orchestra

4. Juniour Taurus and Lady Zamar

5. Big Nuz

Best African Adult Album

1. Dizu Plaatjie & Friends - Ubuntu: The Common String

2. Kabomo - Sekusile

3. Thiwe - Soul Therapy

4. L'wei Netshivhale - Mudzimu Washu

5. Jessica Mbangeni - Busisiwe: Tribute to the African Heroine

 

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