The MOBOs (Music Of Black Origin) are back again this year and glad to see the Best African Act still up for the taking.
This year’s nominees are:
Nigeria: 9ice – Gongo Aso (Not actual video)
Nigeria: Asa (pronounced Asha) – Fire On The Mountain
Nigeria: D’Banj Mo Hits Allstars – Close To You
Nigeria: Faze – You Need Somebody
South Africa: Hip Hop Pantsula – Music and Lights (Amerie cameo…dope)
South Africa: Jozi – Wats With The Attitude
Kenya: Jua Cali – Ngeli Ya Genge
Ivory Coast: Magic System – Zouglou Dance
Nigeria: P-Square – Do Me
Kenya: Wahu – Sweet Love
Well there you have it…..the nominees for the Best African Act.
The MOBO Awards Show will be hosted by Mel B and Reverend Run and is being held on Wednesday 15 October at Wembley Arena.
Good luck to the nominees!
Ok…..Kaysha was not nominated, but I just love his music and his track ‘Funky Makaku’ is just the bizniz. I actually subscribe to podcasts – The African Bohemian – on iTunes (free) and this track just jazzed me. Love it!
Enjoy and have a lovely weekend people!