The 2015 edition of the Metro FM Music Awards were held in Durban this past Saturday. The event was hosted by Tbo Touch and Minnie Dlamini. Rapper Cassper Nyovest was the biggest winner of the night, walking home with five awards including Best Male Artist, Song of the Year as well as Best Hip-hop Album. Donald won Best Styled Artist while Duncan took home Best Remix for “Tsiki Tsiki”. Other winners inluded the Soil, AKA and DJ Fisherman. The legendary Mohotel Queens and Tshepo Tshola were honoured with Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Performances came from man of the moment Cassper Nyovest, Mahotela Queens, Beatenberg and DJ Clock, Bucie, Xoli M, K.O and his Cash Time Fam as well as nominee Monea.
Beyond Tbo Touch’s kilt and Minnie’s wavy blonde wig, here is the full list of winners.
Best Male Album – Cassper Nyovest, Tsholofelo
Best Styled Artist – Donald
Best Hip-hop Album – Cassper Nyovest, Tsholofelo
Best Music Video – DJ Fisherman, Call Out
Best R&B Single – Lloyd Cele, Ndiyakudinga Mtakwethu
Best Kwaito Album – L’vovo, L’vovo Derango The Boss
Best Selling Music Downloads – Zahara
Hit Single of the Year – Cassper Nyovest, Doc Shebeleza
Song of the Year – Doc Shebeleza Cassper Nyovest
Best New Arist – Chymamusique, Gift of Sound
Listener’s Choice – Cassper Nyovest
Best Dance Album – Nastee Nev, 0808 Sweetsoul
Best Collaboration – AKA feat BurnaBoy, JR & Da L.E.S, All Eyes On Me
Best Urban Jazz Album – Wanda Baloyi, Love and Life
Best Produced Album – The Soil, Nostalgic Moments
Best Compilation Album – Vinny Da Vinci, Deep House Sounds Vol 10
Best Female Album -Naima Kay, Ngiyavuma
Best African Pop Album -Afrotraction, For The Lovers
Best Duo/Group Album – The Soil, Nostalgic Moments
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