These African stars are up for an MTV EMA - Here's how to vote

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  • Master KG, Burna Boy and Kabza De Small are just some of the African acts nominated for an MTV EMA.
  • The artists have been nominated in the Best African Act category.
  • As usual, it's up to the fans to decide the winners in each category by voting online.


In case you missed it, the nominations for the 2020 MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) are here.

Making it onto the list in the Best African Act category are SA artists Master KG, for his global hit Jerusalema, as well as Kabza De Small and DJ Maphorisa, for their track Nana Thula

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Also receiving a nod in the same category are Nigerian artists Burna Boy (for Wonderful) and Rema (for Lady), Ugandan star Sheebah (for Ninda) and DRC artist Gaz Mawete (for Game Over).

As usual, winners in each category will be selected by fans. So which African star will take the prize? It's up to you to decide!

Head over to the MTV EMA page now to cast your vote by simply clicking the "vote" icon beneath your favourite artist's pic. 

The award show will take place on Sunday, 8 November. Leading the pack this year is Lady Gaga with seven nominations, followed closely by Justin Bieber and BTS with five each.

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