MTV MAMA Awards unveiled the nomination list for 2021 and Nigerian music heavyweights such as Wizkid, Burna Boy, Davido, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Simi, Rema, Niniola plus newbies, Fireboy DML, Omah Lay and Tems were nominated.
The 2021 MTV MAMA Awards nomination list was unveiled on the 8th of December 2020 via social media and the Award ceremony is scheduled to hold in Kampala, Uganda on the 20th of February 2021 in a virtual set up that will be broadcasted live on MTV Base.
52 MTV MAMA 2021 Award nominees from 15 countries were revealed in 10 music categories by MTV Base on Wedenesday evening via their social media account.
Here are the artists nominated in different categories for the 2021 MTV MAMA Awards:
Nominees for BEST BREAKTHROUGH ACT category:
Nominees for BEST HIP HOP category
Nominees for BEST FEMALES category
Nominees for the BEST GROUP category
KABZA DE SMALL/ DJ MAPHORISA
Nominees for BEST UGANDA ACT category
Nominees for ‘ALONE TOGETHER‘ BEST LOCKDOWN PERFORMANCE category
Nominees for BEST LUSOPHONE category
Nominees for BEST MALE category
KABZA DE SMALL
Nominees for FRANCOPHONE category
DIP DOUNDON GUISS
Nominees for ARTIST OF THE YEAR category
The nominees show repeats on Thursday, 10thDecember at 21:00 WAT on MTV Base ROA (DStv ) and at 16:00 CAT on Saturday, 12thDecember on MTV Base.