This statement was released by the MTN SWAMA Awards Chairman Melusi ‘Zox’ Dlamini yesterday.
“The most we have recorded so far is the Best Gospel, Best Hip Hop, followed by the Best gospel artists, Best Dj, best New comer, Best Afro Pop, Best Producer,” Dlamini said.
“We have received an overwhelming response from members of the public and musicians. Many artists are currently running campaigns online urging fans to nominate them and thousands of Swazi music supporters have sent smses,” Dlamini added. He also urged artists to continue nominating themselves as well by sending an sms of the name of the artist and category to 79262.
Fans are encouraged to continue nominating, let us know who the best artists are, according to the consumers! Don’t forget to nominate the Best Female and Best Male as well,” Dlamini Stated.
According to Dlamini, Song of the year category is the least popular category so far, “So far the Song of year has received the least nominations followed by Best Reggae, Best Soul, Best Jazz and Best Music Video,” Dlamini confirmed.