Beyoncé, Rihanna, Chris brown, Nicki Minaj and Big Sean nominated for 'Best International Act'

The category introduced to the ceremony in 2010 acknowledges the contribution of international artists at the MAMAs.

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Beyoncé, Big Sean, Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj and Rihanna are all up against each other for the Best International Act award at the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) KwaZulu-Natal 2015.

The category introduced to the ceremony in 2010 acknowledges the contribution of international artists at the MAMAs. The Best International Act award has been previously won by talent like Pharrell Williams (2014) and Eminem (2010).

Music fans can vote for their favourites online at www.mama.mtv.com. The winner of this award will be announced at the Durban International Convention Centre, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa on Saturday 18 July, 2015.

The 2015 MAMAs will be broadcast live across Africa on MTV Base (DStv channel 322), MTV (DStv channel 130) and BET (DStv channel 129) on Saturday July 18, 2015 at 9:00PM.

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