Less than two months to the MTV 2018 EMA awards slated to hold at the Bilbao Exhibition Centre-Spain, the global award organizers have finally unveiled list of nominees for the award.
Featured on the shortlist includes top acts from the African continent; Davido (Nigeria), Tiwa Savage (Nigeria), Destruction Boyz (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (Drc), Nyashinski (Kenya) and Shekina H (South Africa).
The annual award which is set to be beamed to global viewers in more than 180 countries on DStv channel 130 is poised to see at least one of these shortlisted artists take home the prestigious award.
Speaking on the project, Monde Twala, Vice President for Youth, Music and BET at Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN Africa) said;
“2018 has been an incredible year globally for African culture, music and talent.’’
‘’Once again, the 2018 MTV EMAs features Africa’s most celebrated entertainers who can showcase their talent through the MTV EMA Best Africa Act category at the annual awards.
Our nominees reflect the continents diversity and talent on par with international artists. Congratulations to all our Africa nominees, who continue to affirm Africa’s place on the global stage.”
Official sponsored by SKYY Vodka, voting for the EMAs is now open at mtvema.com until November 3, at 11:59pm CAT.