The annual prestigious South African Music Awards (SAMA26) kicked off on Monday night time, August third, 2020.
The awards acquired Mzansi within the feels, after being controversial concerning the nomination listing launched weeks in the past.
The occasion couldn’t enable the approaching collectively of individuals because of COVID-19, nevertheless it went digital on Mzansi Magic.
The awards has been held for two days, and there’s a gradual launch of the winners, which might be concluded on the seventh of August.
Ami Faku delivered an emotionally charged and agonizing rendition of “Inde Lendlela”.
The hosts had been dressed to impress; actress Dineo Langa channelled her interior goddess in a slinky Miss Boss Couture black robe full with a gold headpiece whereas comic Donovan Goliath appeared dapper in a CSquared houndstooth jacket.
Here’s a listing of winners for the two days.
Ok.O and Nandi Madida for Say U Will
Finest Afro Pop Album
“Isphithiphithi” by Samthing Soweto
Finest Reggae Album:
“True Tales” by Bongo Riot Di Dancehall Wakanda
Finest African Grownup Modern Album:
“Folklore-Chapter 1” by Pilani Bubu
Finest Grownup Modern Album:
“Africa” by Ndlovu Youth Choir
Finest R&B/Soul Album:
“My Coronary heart To Your Soul” by Lungisa Xhamela
Finest Various Music Album:
“Cult Pop” by Lo-Ghost
Finest Modern Religion Music Album:
“Glory In His Presence” by Benjamin Dube
Male Artist of the Yr:
Prince Kaybee for “Re Mmino”
Relaxation Of Africa
Davido for “A Good Time” album