Malawian producer nominated for South African Hip Hop awards

Gemini Major and Cassper Nyovest - Pic. courtesy of Gemini Major

Gemini Major and Cassper Nyovest – Pic. courtesy of Gemini Major

By Harold Kapindu

Malawian producer, Gemini Major has been nominated for South African 2015 Hip Hop awards scheduled to take place on 9 December at Lyric theatre.

The announcement was made on Friday, 30 October through the event’s twitter page @SA_HipHopAwards.

Reacting to the news, Gemini Major said the nomination came as a surprise and he was humbled to be nominated alongside South Africa’s best Hip Hop producers such as Anatti, Riky Rick, Ganja Beats and Tweezy.

“Thank God for the blessings, this is one step closer, thanks to everyone who got nominated,” he said.

This year’s event is being celebrated under the theme “African by nature” as they look at what the influence African heritage has had on South African Hip Hop scene.

Some of the categories and nominees are as follows:

Most valuable artist

AKA

Cassper Nyovest

Proverb

Riky Rick

DJ Dimplez

Best digital sales

AKA

Tumi Molekane

Riky Rick

DJ Dimplez

Zakwe

Album of the year

Riky Rick: Family Values

Reason: Audio HD

Proverb: Read Tape

Tumi: Return of the King

Zakwe: Impande

 

DJ of the year

DJ Dimplez

Junior De Rock

DJ Speedsta

DJ Capital

Major League DJs

Producer of the year

Riky Rick

Anatii

Tweezy

Gemini Major

Ganja Beats

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