South Africa Music Awards (SAMA) 2010 Winners

South Africa’s Grammys aka South African Music Awards (SAMA) was held yesterday at the Superbowl in Sun City.The event was televised across the country and also streamed online. The 2010 SAMA Award winners are:

    1. Best Afrikaans Traditional Music Album: Klipwerf Orkes – Hantam Carnival
    2. Best Adult Contemporary Album – Afrikaans: Chris Chameleon – Kyk Hoe Lyk Ons Nou
    3. Best Afrikaans Gospel Album: Retief Burger – Luidkeels Oorgegee
    4. Best Kiddies Album – Afrikaans: Nedine Blom – Supercool Vir Jesus
    5. Best Country Music Album: Ray Dylan – Goeie Ou Country
    6. Best Rock Album – Afrikaans: Jan Blohm – 7 Jaar
    7. Best Alternative Music Album – Afrikaans: -Die Heuwels Fantasties
    8. Best Pop Album – Afrikaans: Bobby Van Jaarsveld – Net Vir Jou
    9. Best Sokkie Dans Album: Die Campbells – Mamma Maria
    10. Best Adult Contemporary Album – English: Dear Reader – Replace Why With Funny
    11. Best Contemporary Christian Music Album: Proxy – The Call
    12. Best Rock Album – English: The Palartones – Stardust Galaxies
    13. Best Alternative Music Album: English: BLK JKS – After Robots
    14. Best Pop Album – English: Axene – 16
    15. Best Global Chart DVD: Lira – Live In Concert: A Celebration
    16. Best Popular Classical Album: Daniel Rowland And Stellenbosch University Camerata – Vivaldi / Piazzolla Seasons
    17. Best Instrumental Album: Guy Buttery – Fox Hill Lane
    18. Best Traditional Jazz Album: Tutu Puoane – Quiet Now
    19. Best Contemporary Jazz Album: Adam Glasser – Free At First
    20. Best Jazz/Instrumental/Popular Classical DVD: Wouter Kellerman – Colour Live In Concert
    21. Best Music Video of the Year: Francis Gavin & Jolyon Ellis for Push Me To The Floor by The Parlatones
    22. Best Producer: Brian O’Shea for Fruitbats & Crows by Farryl Purkiss
    23. Best Engineer: Ishmael Morabe & DJ Swami for On The Edge by Ishmael
    24. Remix Of The Year: DJ Nutty Nys for K’zogo K’zogozogo (Summer Anthem) – Nutty Nys Remix by Deep Level
    25. Best Album Packaging: Craig Wells for Who Do You Trust by Cassette
    26. Best South Sotho Music (SeSotho) Album: Koete – Tharisa Ea Matsoapo No.4
    27. Best Tsonga Music (XiTsonga) Album: Thomas Chauke – Shimatsatsa No 29
    28. Best Venda Music (TshiVenda) Album: Ntshengedzeni Maligana – Mathada Vol. 2
    29. Best Mbhaqanga Album: Oflende – Pajero
    30. Best Maskandi Album: Umgqumeni – I SMS
    31. Best Traditional A Capella Album: African Cream Freedom Choir – Freedom Songs
    32. Best Adult Contemporary Album – African: Bhudaza – Likhomo
    33. Best African Contemporary Gospel Album: Solly Mahlangu – Obrigado
    34. Best African Traditional Gospel Album: Sechaba – Mangihamba Nawe
    35. Best Traditional African A Capella Gospel Album: Amadodana Ase Postile – Ngihole Jehovah
    36. Best Alternative Music Album – African: Joe Nina – Unchained
    37. Best Traditional/African Adult Contemporary African DVD: Solly Mahlangu – Obrigado
    38. Best Urban Gospel Album: Bongi & Collin – Makadunyiswe
    39. Best Pop Album – African: Ntando – Inqubela
    40. Best Urban Pop Album: Jozi – Wild Life
    41. Best Urban Dance Album: Black Coffee – Home Brewed
    42. Best R&B/Neo-Soul Album: Brian Temba – Something Better
    43. Best Rap Album: Teargas – Dark Or Blue
    44. Best Kwaito Album: Big Nuz – Undisputed
    45. Album of the Year: Big Nuz – Undisputed
    46. Duo or Group of the Year: Jaziel Brothers
    47. Female Artist of the Year: Lira – Live In Concert: A Celebration
    48. Male Artist of the Year: Black Coffee – Home Brewed
    49. Newcomer of the Year: Tshepo Mngoma – People And Places
    50. MTN Record of the Year: Big Nuz – Undisputed
    51. Best Selling Album: Bok van Blerk
    52. International Achievement Award:  Soweto Gospel Choir
    53. MTN Best Selling Mobile Music Download: DJ Cleo – Hands Up
    54. Lifetime Achievement Award: Carike Keuzenkamp

    ~Photocredit: SAMA

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