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The Sama nominees are...

2005-04-12 12:01

Cape Town - Nominees for the 11th annual MTN South African Music Awards have been announced.

The award ceremony will take place at Sun City's Superbowl on April 16 and will be televised live on SABC 1 from 20:00.

Best Male Artist

  • Kabelo - The Bouga Luv Album
  • Louis Mhlanga - Tinganekwane
  • MXO - Peace of Mind
  • Sipho Gumede - African Sunrise
  • Themba Mkhize - Hands On

    Best Female Artist

  • Lebo Mathosa - Drama Queen
  • Simphiwe Dana - Zandisile
  • Suthukazi Arosi - The Journey
  • Thandiswa - Zabalaza
  • Sibongile Mngoma - A Glimmer of Hope

    Best Kwaito Music Album

  • Brown Dash - Mathandazo Wabolova
  • Mandoza - Sgelekeqe
  • Trompies - Respect
  • Zola - Bhambatha

    Best Duo or Group

  • Freshlyground - Nomvula
  • Revolution - Another Level
  • Sakhile - Togetherness
  • Trompies - Respect
  • Mafikizolo - Van Toeka Af

    Best Newcomer

  • Jamali - Jamali
  • Pitch Black Afro - Styling Gel
  • Seed - In the Soil
  • Simphiwe Dana - Zandisile
  • Zamajobe - Ndawo Yami

    Best African Pop Album

  • Brenda Fassie - Gimme Some Volume
  • Mafikizolo - Van Toeka Af
  • Ntando - Kwantu
  • Robbie Malinga - Susana
  • Bumbana - Harambe

    Best Rap Album

  • Baphixile - Apesam Bakwadz
  • Skwatta Kamp - Washumkhukhu
  • Zubz - Listeners Digest
  • Zulu Mobb - Corner Bulle N' Knife
  • Mr Selwyn - Formula

    Best Dance Album

  • Brothers of Peace - The D Project: Life 'Iskorokoro
  • DJ's At Work - DJ's At Work 4
  • Lebo Mathosa - Drama Queen
  • Revolution - Another Level
  • DJ Cleo - Es'khaleni

    Best Rock Album

  • Just Jinger - Bootleg Album
  • Sugardrive - Love Etc.
  • Tree 63 - The Answer To The Question
  • Wickhead - If It Hurts, It's Healing
  • Soul Proxy - Soul Proxy

    Best Music Video

  • Justin - Lahl'Umlenze by Thandizwa
  • Rudy Louw - Bhambatha by Zola
  • Rudy Louw - Ntsixoshelani by Mafikizolo
  • Rudy Louw - Bengimngaka by Trompies
  • Lara Hollis - By Heart by Anke
  • Mic Mann - Sgelekeqe by Mandoza

    Best Pop Album

  • Ezra - Punk 'N Roll
  • Mandoza and Danny K - Same Difference
  • Redd Angel - Fabulous Vol 1
  • Tima Reece - My Body's Crying
  • Heinz Winckler - Come Alive

    Best R&B Album

  • Loyiso - Amplified
  • Nana - Five Loaves and Two Fish
  • Percy - Spectacular
  • Elle - Front Cover
  • Khalil - Experience Khalil

    Artist Of The Year

  • Brown Dash - Mthandanzo Wabolova
  • Kabelo - The Bouga Luv Album
  • Mafikizolo - Van Toeka Af
  • Mandoza - Mandoza
  • Mdu - Ya Rocka
  • Pitch Black Afro - Styling Gel
  • Revolution - Another Level
  • Steve Hofmeyr - Toeka 2
  • Thandiswa - Zabalaza
  • Zola - Bhambatha

    Song Of The Year

  • Steve Hofmeyr - As Jy My Nou Kon Sien
  • Zola - Don't Cry
  • Kabelo - Love Me Or Leave Me Alone
  • Thandiswa - Ndilinde
  • Mafikizolo - Nisixoshelani
  • Pitch Black Afro - Ntofontofo
  • Brown Dash - Phans' Komthunz' Welanga
  • Mdu - Sabela
  • Mandoza - Sgelekeqe
  • Revolution - The Anthem

  • For more nominations click here:
  • www.samusicawards.co.za.