The award ceremony will focus on the country's finest rap stars. Both commercial and underground MCs will scramble for the grand prize in eight categories. The most notable categories are Best Male, Female Hip-hop of the Year, Best Hip-hop Album, Video, and Song of the Year.
Stunner, Tehn diamond, Mr Hingis and Maskiri were nominated in the best male hip hop artist of the year, whereas DJ Naida, the late Amelia and Trae Yung appear in the best female category.
Purple Blazer by Mariachi & Alkamai, H.R.E by M.C Chita & Junior Brown, Vertigo by Prometheus and Ma Bzness by Mr Hingis made it on to the best hip-hop album of the year list.
Godo by Stunner featuring Baba Shupi and Wenera by Maskiri featuring Nox and Chagwa Black will be the drum card for the best hip-hop song of the year, competing with We Shining by Afrika and MC Chita & Junior Brown's The Voice.
Music lovers are voting for their favourite artists on the facebook page: Hip-hop Unleashed.Post published in: Entertainment