Wizkid, Yemi Alade, Beyonce, Drake & More As Nominated For BET Awards! Will This Be Year They FINALLY Put Some Respeck On African Acts?
BET Africa has announced the acts nominated for the 2016 BET Awards which will take place at Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, California on the 26th of June, 2016.
Eight African artists have been nominated for the Best African Act Awards and they are:
- AKA (South Africa)
- Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
- Black Coffee (South Africa)
- Wizkid (Nigeria & winner of the award in 2012)
- Yemi Alade (Nigeria)
- Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania),
- Mzvee (Ghana)
- Serge Beynaud (Cote D’Ivoire)
Historically winners in this category have been given their award backstage, during a pre recorded segment which isn’t filmed infront of the live awards audience.
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