Full list: Metro FM Music Awards nominees

2015-01-23 12:52

You’ve danced to their beats and you have sung along to their choruses: now it’s that time of year when music creators get honoured for their work.

Radio station Metro FM yesterday announced the list of nominees for its prestigious annual award ceremony.

In its 14th year, the awards are aimed at “celebrating greatness”.

The awards will be held at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Conference Centre (ICC), in Durban on February 28 2014.


Best African pop album

Beatenberg The Hanging Gardens of Beatenberg

Afrotraction For The Lovers

The Soil Nostalgic Moments

Naima Kay Ngiyavuma

Kelly Khumalo Back to my Roots

Best compilation album

Soul Candi Sessions 2015

Vinny da Vinci Deep House Sounds vol 10

DJ Terance Music Box 7

Euphonik For the Love of House vol 6

House Afrika Sessions 5

Best dance album

DJ QT Quantized vol 7

Black Motion Fortune Teller

Nastee Nev 0808 Sweetsoul

DJ Fisherman Evolution 1.0

Donald Black and White

Best female album

Naima Kay Ngiyavuma

Bucie Princess of House

Unathi Msengana Alive

Lulu Dikana Came to Love

Moneoa Ndim Lo

Best duo/group album

Beatenberg The Hanging Gardens of Beatenberg

Black Motion Fortune Teller

Jabu Hlongwane & Mthunzi Namba Fakaza

The Soil Nostalgic Moments

Trompies Delicious

Best hip hop album

Cassper Nyovest Tsholofelo

AKA Levels

KO Skhanda Republic

Duncan Street Government

DJ Dimplez Zeal

Best urban jazz album

Jonathan Butler Living My Dream

Wanda Baloyi Love and Life

Mpumi Dlhamini The Culture Express vol 2

Thandi Ntuli The Offering

Kyle Sheperd Dream State

Best kwaito album

Thebe The Legend

Trompies Delicious

Lvovo Derango The Boss

Best male album

Cassper Nyovest Tsholofelo

AKA Levels

KO Skhanda Republic

Donald Black and White

Afrotraction For the Lovers

Best urban gospel album

Rebecca Malope Ama VIP

Khaya Mthethwa The Uprising

Lundi Tyamara New Testament

DJ QT Quantized vol 7

Sfiso Ncwane Bayede Baba

Best new artist

Musa The Dream

Dr Malinga First Injection

Duncan Street Government

DJ Dimplez Zeal

Chymamusique Gift of Sound


Song of the year

AKA Congratulate

Cassper Nyovest Doc Shebeleza

Beatenberg Rafael

The Soil Susan

Euphonik Busa

Cassper Nyovest Phuma Kim

Black Motion Rainbow

DJ Dimplez Yaya

DJ Fisherman Call Out

Kelly Khumalo Asine

Best hit single

Cassper Nyovest Doc Shebeleza

DJ Clock Pluto

KO Caracara

DJ Merlon featuring Mondli Koze Kuse

Beatenberg Rafael

Best music video

AKA Congratulate

Cassper Nyovest Doc Shebeleza

Afrotraction Angeke

DJ Fisherman Call Out

KO Caracara

Best R&B single

Afrotraction Angeke

Moneoa Yekelela

Ayanda Jiyago Go Girl

Donald Crazy but Amazing

Lloyd Cele Ndiyakudinga Mtakwethu

Best remix

Cassper Nyovest featuring Talib Kweli Doc Shebeleza remix

Uhuru featuring Donald, Speedy, Wiz Kid Ungowami remix

Duncan featuring Aka, Professor, Mampitsha Tsiki Tsiki remix

Naima Kay Ngiyavuma remix

The Fraternity Bheka Mina Ngedwa remix

Best collaboration

DJ Clock featuring Beatenberg Pluto

KO featuring Kid X Caracara

AKA featuring KO Run Jozi

AKA featuring Burna Boy, Da Les & JR All Eyes on Me

HHP featuring Harisson Crump, Asheru, Omarso Amazing

Metro FM Special Awards

All nominated artists are automatically entered for the following categories:

Best produced album – voted for by the panel

Best styled artist/duo/group – voted for by the panel

Listener’s choice – voted for by the listeners (via the Metro FM website)

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