All the winners at the 2018 DStv Mzansi Magic Viewers' Choice Awards


Johannesburg – The winners of the 2nd Annual DStv Mzansi Viewers’ Choice Awards were announced at a glitzy ceremony on Saturday night at the Sandton International Convention Centre. 

Host Bonang Matheba introduced a litany of stars to present the 13 awards to a packed live audience and home viewers.

Mzansi’s biggest music stars took to the stage with performances by Kwesta, Sjava, Bucie, Sun-El Musician, Mlindo The Vocalist, Sho Madjozi, Dumi Mkokstad, Ntokozo Mbambo, Khaya Mthethwa, Mafikizolo and DJ Maphorisa featuring Moonchild and Zulu Mkhathini.

Sho Majozi

Dr Rebecca Malope, who was presented with the 1Life Legend Award, took the audience to church when she performed a medley of her hits. In an emotional acceptance speech, she gave glory to God, thanked her family and fans, and paid tribute to those who came before her as well as her peers.

The big winner of the night was the The Queen actress Thembsie Matu, who walked away with the Favourite Actress award and the big prize, DStv Ultimate Favourite Viewers’ Choice.

Thembsie Matu

The 1Life Life Changer Award, which is awarded to someone making a difference in their community, went to mechanic Moss Lehlokoa, who teaches youth in Diepsloot panel beating. He, and his nominator, walked off with R50 000 each. A lucky voter also won a new Kia Rio.


Favourite Song of the Year
Prince Kaybee & LaSoulmates ft Zanda Zakuza & TNS – Club Controller

Favourite TV Presenter                                           
Pearl Modiadie                                                         

Favourite Comedian                                                     

Favourite Rising Star
Distruction Boyz

Favourite Radio Personality
Ntate Thuso Motaung

Favourite Personality of the Year
Bonang Matheba

Favourite Actor
Warren Masemola

Favourite Actress
Thembsie Matu

Favourite Music Artist or Group

Rebecca Malope.

Favourite DJ
Black Coffee

Favourite Sports Personality
Caster Semenya

Ultimate Viewers’ Choice
Thembsie Matu

1Life Legend Award
Dr Rebecca Malope

1Life Life Changer - Proudly Presented by 1Life
Moss Lehlokoa

Moss Lehlokoa

(Photos supplied: Mzansi Magic)

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