Kwesi Arthur is on a roll – having one of the best runs since his emergence on mainstream music. After making such an impression at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2020, he has been nominated for the 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards. The nominees for the awards were announced on Wednesday, December 9, 2020.
He was nominated for the Best Hip Hop category alongside Khaligraph Jones, Nasty C, NGA, OMG, and Suspect 95. Burna Boy, Calema, Davido, Diamond Platinumz, Master KG, Tiwa Savage, Wizkid have also been nominated for the 2021 MAMA Artiste of the Year.
The 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMAs) will be held in Kampala, Uganda on 20th February 2020 in a virtual setup that will be broadcast live on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322).
Some of the nominees include Burna Boy, Busiswa, Davido, Diamond Platnumz, Innoss’B, Kabza De Small, John Blaq, Master KG, Suspect 95, Sheebah, Soraia Ramos, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade and WizKid – who were each nominated for two awards. São Tomé and Príncipe’s Calema leads the pack with three nominations for Artist of the Year, Best Group and Best Lusophone Act.