Top African singers led by Nigerian pop stars, Davido and Yemi Alade have been billed to join a list of performers that include American R&B star, NEYO at the 2015 edition of MTV Africa Music Awards.
Billed to hold in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa on July 18, 2015, Tanzanian star, Diamond Platnumz, Bucie and South African rapper, Cassper Nyovest would also join the performers line-up for the music awards ceremony.
While this edition will be the first MAMA appearance for NEYO, Bucie, Yemi Alade and Cassper Nyovest, Diamond Platnumz and Davido will be returning to dazzle the guests and crowd with an array of their hits following a memorable performance of their collaboration, My Number One: Remix at the 2014 event.
Interestingly, all five performers are top contenders at MAMA 2015 as Davido will slug it out with Diamond Platnuz in this year’s Best Male category while Bucie and Yemi Alade go head to head in the Best Female category.
Triple-nominee, Cassper Nyovest is in the running for Song of the Year, Best New Act Transformed by Absolut as well as Best Hip Hop.