DJ Prince Kaybee leads the South African Music awards the top in Sama nominations
Award winning house music DJ Prince Kaybee drives the South African Music awards top 20 shortlist for Record of the Year (ROTY) and Music Video of the Year (MVOTY) with four determinations.
His two raving victories Fetch Your Life including Msaki and Gugulethu featuring Afro Brothers, Indlovukazi and SUPTA are both assigned in the ROTY and MVOTY groupings making the most of his the most raised so far in SAMA26.
The shortlist was revealed on Thursday and set up for open vote. The yearly distinctions will happen in every way that really matters one month from now over a multi day time span from the third to the seventh of August.
Nhlanhla Sibisi, CEO of RiSA expressed: ‘Congratulations to the competitors in both the ROTY and MVOTY arrangements. It is their unprecedented marvelousness, energy for the craftsmanship and consistency that has seen them climb to the top.
“In these two groupings, the SAMA gives the watcher and enthusiast of close by music a voice to crown the victors. I accept that the music-treasuring open will profit however much as could be expected from the opportunity and choose their choices known as we count down to what specifically promises to be the best night in South African music the circumstance being what it is just the world finds.
Hot behind Kaybee is KO with three tasks for Supa Dupa (ROTY and MVOTY) and Say You Will featuring Nandi Madida (MVOTY).
With two signals independently from the two classes are DJ Zinhle for Umlilo featuring Mvzzle and Rethabile; Holly Rey for You; AKA for Jika including Yanga Chief; SMA Nasty C featuring Rowlene; Lady Zamar for This is Love; TNS for My Dali featuring Indlovukazi and Black Motion for Joy including Brenden Praise.
Two Amapiano tracks Labantwana Ama Uber by Semi Tee achievement. Miano, Kammu Dee and Kokota by Kaygee Daking and Bizizi featuring Killer Kau are up for a ROTY while Black Coffee’s Lalala including Usher; Sun-El Musician’s Into Ingawe featuring Ami Faku; Blaq Diamond’s Ibhanoyi; Samthing Soweto’s Akulaleki including Sha, DJ Maphorisa and Kabza De Small; and Tshego’s No Ties featuring King Monada complete the overview.