It was a night of glitz and glamour as Africa’s most talented entertainers gathered at the Walter Sisulu Square in Soweto, South Africa for the 10th Annual Channel O Music Video Awards (#CHOAMVA).
The event hosted this year by hip hop artistes, Naeto C from Nigeria and South Africa’s AKA – is an annual celebration of the biggest and brightest music talent from all around Africa, and was broadcast live on Channel O on DStv across 52 countries on Saturday 30 September.
The biggest winner of the night was P-Unit, who took home two awards for Most Gifted Ragga / Dancehall Video and Most Gifted African East Video. Oskido won the Most Gifted African South Video award, and was also featured on Professor's Finger Prints which bagged the Most Gifted Kwaito Video award.
Another multiple winner was the Nigerian R'n'B duo P-Square who picked up the Most Gifted African Video West award along with the Special Recognition Award for their significant contribution to African music.
Check out the full list of winners below.
MOST GIFTED KWAITO VIDEO
L’VOVO DERRANGO FT PROFESSOR – PalesaPROFESSOR FT OSIKIDO & CHARACTER – Finger Prints [Winner]EES – Woza DecemberKABELO – ImpiloDJ TIRA FT BIG NUZ & JOOCY – Summer Time
MOST GIFTED AFRICAN (EAST) VIDEO
AY/MARCO CHALI – Party ZoneP-UNIT FT COLLO: You Guy (Dat Dendai) [Winner]RADIO & WEASEL – Can’t Let You GoSAUTI SOL – Money LoverNAVIO – Kata
MOST GIFTED AFRICAN (WEST) VIDEO
D’PRINCE – Goody BagICE PRINCE – AbokiR2BEES – Life (WALAAHI)DBLACK FT JOEY B – VeraCHIDINMA FT ILLBLISS & SUSPECT – Emi Ni BallerP-SQUARE – Alingo [Winner]
MOST GIFTED RAGGA/DANCEHALL VIDEO
BUFFALO SOULJAH – BasawineKAAKIE – Too MuchJESSE JAGZ – Murder DemP-UNIT FT COLLO – You Guy (Dat Dendai) [Winner]RADIO AND WEASEL – Can’t Let You Go
MOST GIFTED R&B VIDEO
BANKY W – Yes/No [Winner]ANSELMO RALPH – CurticaoDANNY K – Brown EyesCHASE – LonelyVICTORIA KIMANI/M.I – Oya
MOST GIFTED HIP HOP VIDEO
AKA – Jealousy [Winner]JAYSO & SARKODIE – Pizza & BurgerREASON – Do It Like I CanIFANI FT BLAKSUGA – Chocolate VanillaEL/M.aNIFEST – Hallelujah
MOST GIFTED AFRICAN (SOUTH) VIDEO
DAMA DO BLING – My EishOSKIDO – Tsa Mandebele [Winner]BLACK COFFEE FT ZAKES – Take it All OffPAUL G FT FABULOUS – Get ControlDJ DIMPLEZ ft L-TIDO & ANATii – We Ain’t LeavingKHULI CHANA – Hazzadazmove
MOST GIFTED DANCE VIDEO
KCEE – LimpopoMAFIKIZOLO – Khona [Winner]FUSE ODG FT WYCLEF JEAN – Antenna (Remix)DJ MALVADO FT PETTY – JamaicaDJ GANYANI FT FB – Xigubu
MOST GIFTED AFRO POP VIDEO
THE SOIL FT ZAKWE – Linkomo [Winner]SAUTI SOL – Money Lover2FACE IDIBIA – Ihe Ne MeTHE MUFFINZ – Umsebenzi WendodaDAVIDO – Gobe
MOST GIFTED DUO/GROUP/FEATURING VIDEO
TEAR GAS – Wake UpXTATIC/AKA & PRIDDY UGLY -Hit Em UpMI CASA – Can’t Get EnoughEME – Baddest BoyNAETO C FT D’BANJ – Tony Montana (Bad Pass) RemixZONEFAM – Contolola [Winner]
MOST GIFTED NEWCOMER VIDEO
MONEOA – Is’bhanxaLOLA RAE – Watch My Ting GoKHAYA MTHETHWA – Move [Winner]VICTORIA KIMANI – MtotoBURNA BOY – Tonight
MOST GIFTED FEMALE VIDEO
ZONKE – Feelings [Winner]LIZHA JAMES FT ANSELMO RALPH – Vais RocharSTL – Stella Stella StellaTIWA SAVAGE ft DON JAZZY – Without My HeartTOYA DELAZY – Heart
MOST GIFTED MALE VIDEO
DONALD – Over The MoonZeus FT AKA & TUMI – #DatsWasup [Winner]WIZKID – AzontoAY/MARCO CHALI – Party ZoneIYANYA – Flavour
MOST GIFTED VIDEO OF THE YEAR
XTATIC/AKA & PRIDDY UGLY – Hit Em UpZEUS FT AKA & TUMI – #DatsWasupWIZKID – Azonto [Winner]STL – Stella Stella StellaAKA – JealousyREASON – Do It Like I CanMAFIKIZOLO – KhonaFUSE ODG FT WYCLEF JEAN – AntennaICE PRINCE – AbokiR2BEES – Life (Walaahi)P-SQUARE – AlingoPAUL G FT FABULOUS – Get Control