Dancehall artiste Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda better known by her stage name MzVee has been nominated for this year’s MTV Africa Music Awards. MzVee was nominated in the ‘Best Female’ category, she faces the likes of Nigeria’s heavy weights – Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Josey, and Vanessa Mdee.
It adds to the other three nominations Ghana had when the first set of nominations were announced. .
Stonebwoy got ‘Best Live Act’ nomination, R2Bees will be competing for the ‘Best Group’ Award, and Sarkodie’s collaboration with Nigerian Dancehall act, Patoranking ‘No Kissing Baby’ is up for a ‘Best Collaboration’ Award.
The awards scheme was established in 2008 by MTV Networks Africa to celebrate the most popular contemporary music in Africa.
This year’s event will be hosted by South African Comedian Trevor Noah and will feature performances from the likes of Alikiba, Babes Woduma, Cassper Nyovest, Nasty C, Ycee and Yemi Alade,
It will held at the Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg, South Africa on October 22.