Nominate your favourite artists

THE 4th annual South African Traditional Music Awards are calling for nominations.

The number of nominations per group artist is irrelevant. The top three artists or groups nominated should be in categories relevant to your radio station. Nominees should have been recorded between February 2008 and March 2009.

Send entries to Satma Awards, Suite 1302, 85 Field Street, Durban, with a CD or DVD, with covers and photos of artists .

Entries must be done in partnership with your radio station's programmes manager, music compiler and traditional music DJ. His or her profile and photo must be included too.

The deadline is June 26. Categories: Best Venda Album; Best Sotho Album; Best Sepedi Album; Best isicathamiya Album; Best Shangaan Album; Best Isixhosa Album; Best Isindebele Album; Best Traditional San Album; Best Setswana Album; Best Mbaqanga Album; Best Indian Album; Best Boeremusiek Album; Best Siswati Album; Best Maskandi Album; Best Upcoming Artist; Best Praise Singer Album; Best Traditional Dance Group; Best Selling Album; Best Female Artist; Best Compilation; Best Video, Best Male Artist; Best Traditional Music Radio Programme; Best Traditional Community Radio DJ; Best Indigenous Comedian; Best Composer; Best Ethno Soul; Best Traditional DJ; Best Vernacular hip-hop song; Lifetime Achievement; Lasting Legacy and Best Song of the Year.