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MTV Africa Music Awards: Fally Ipupa, P-Square, 2Face Idibia, Banky W, Lizha James, Nneka, Samini, Sarkodie, JR Score Nominations

MTV, ZAIN UNVEIL NOMINATIONS FOR MTV AFRICA MUSIC AWARDS WITH ZAIN 2010 (Lagos, 30 October 2010): MTV Networks Africa and Zain have today announced the nominations for the 2010 MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain (MAMA). The nominees for the annual poll of young African’s music tastes were announced tonight at a star-studded celebration at …

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BET Hip-Hop Awards Ghana Cypher 2010: D-Black da Ghana Bwouy, Sarkodie, Kwaku-T, Ayigbe Edem, BabyG, Tinny & Reggie Rockstone

Africa’s greatest public poets aka rappers have, since the mid-80s, been displaying the beautiful art form that is hip-hop music. Nevertheless, in the West, hip-hop fans have been denied mainstream access to these legends, with Afro-beat/World Fusion music winning the attention of the West. This past Saturday, October 16th 2010, BET International bucked this Western …