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2 December 2013

South Africa: Channel O Awards: And the Winners Are…

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South African duo Mafikizolo.

It was a night of glitz and glamour as Africa’s most talented entertainers gathered at the Walter Sisulu Square in Soweto, South Africa for the 10th Annual Channel O Music Video Awards (#CHOAMVA).

The event hosted this year by hip hop artistes, Naeto C from Nigeria and South Africa’s AKA – is an annual celebration of the biggest and brightest music talent from all around Africa, and was broadcast live on Channel O on DStv across 52 countries on Saturday 30 September.

The biggest winner of the night was P-Unit, who took home two awards for Most Gifted Ragga / Dancehall Video and Most Gifted African East Video. Oskido won the Most Gifted African South Video award, and was also featured on Professor's Finger Prints which bagged the Most Gifted Kwaito Video award.

Another multiple winner was the Nigerian R'n'B duo P-Square who picked up the Most Gifted African Video West award along with the Special Recognition Award for their significant contribution to African music.

Check out the full list of 2013 #CHOMVA winners below:

Most Gifted Male Video
• Donald – Over The Moon
• Zeus FT AKA & Tumi – #DatsWasup
• Wizkid – Azonto
• AY/Marco Chali – Party Zone
• Iyanya – Flavour

Most Gifted Female Video
• Zonke – Feelings
• Lizha James FT Anselmo Ralph – Vais Rochar
• STL – Stella Stella Stella
• Tiwa Savage ft Don Jazzy – Without My Heart
• Toya Delazy – Heart

Most Gifted Newcomer Video
• Moneoa – Is’bhanxa
• Lola Rae – Watch My Ting Go
• Khaya Mthethwa – Move
• Victoria Kimani – Mtoto
• Burna Boy – Tonight

Most Gifted Duo/Group Featuring Video
• Tear gas – Wake Up
• Xtatic/Aka & Priddy Ugly -Hit Em Up
• Mi Casa – Can’t Get Enough
• EME – Baddest Boy
• Naeto C FT D’Banj – Tony Montana (Bad Pass) Remix
• Zomefam - Contolola

Most Gifted Ragga/Dancehall Video
• Buffalo Souljah – Basawine
• Kaakie – Too Much
• Jesse Jagz – Murder Dem
• P-Unit FT Collo – You Guy (Dat Dendai)
• Radio and Weasel – Can’t Let You Go

Most Gifted Hip Hop Video
• Aka – Jealousy
• Jayso & Sarkodie – Pizza & Burger
• Reason – Do It Like I Can
• Ifani ft Blaksuga – Chocolate Vanilla
• EL/M.anifest – Hallelujah

Most Gifted R&B Video
• Banky W – Yes/No
• Victoria Kimani/M.I – Oya
• Anselmo Ralph – Curticao
• Danny K – Brown Eyes
• Chase – Lonely

Most Gifted Afro Pop Video
• The Soil ft Zakwe – Linkomo
• Sauti Sol – Money Lover
• 2Face Idibia – Ihe Ne Me
• The Muffinz – Umsebenzi Wendoda
• Davido – Gobe

Most Gifted Dance Video
• KCEE – Limpopo
• Mafikizolo – Khona
• Fuse ODG ft Wyclef Jean – Antenna
• DJ Malvado ft Petty – Jamaica
• DJ Ganyani FT FB – Xigubu

Most Gifted Kwaito Video
• L’vovo Derrango ft Professor – Palesa
• Professor ft Osikido & Character – Finger Prints
• EES – Woza December
• Kabelo – Impilo
• DJ Tira ft Big Nuz & Joocy – Summer Time

Most Gifted African (West) Video
• D’Prince – Goody Bag
• Ice Prince – Aboki
• R2Bees – Life (Walaahi)
• D-Black ft Joey – Vera
• Chidinma ft Illbliss & Tha Suspect – Emi Ni Ballar
• P-Square – Alingo

Most Gifted African (East) Video
• P-Unit ft Collo: You Guy (Dat Dendai)
• Sauti Sol – Money Lover
• Radio & Weasel – Can’t Let You Go
• AY/Marco Chali – Party Zone
• Navio – Kata

Most Gifted African (South) Video
• Dama Do Bling – My Eish
• Oskido – Tsa Mandebele
• Black Coffee ft Zakes Bantwini – Take It All Off
• Paul G ft Fabulous – Get Control
• DJ Dimplez ft L-Tido & Anatii – We Ain’t Leaving
• Khuli Chana – Hazzadazmove

Most Gifted Video Of The Year
• AKA – Jealousy
• Mafikizolo – Khona
• STL – Stella Stella Stella
• P-Square – Alingo
• Fuse ODG ft Wyclef Jean – Antenna
• Xtatic/Aka & Priddy Ugly -Hit Em Up
• Zeus FT AKA & Tumi– #DatsWasup
• Wizkid – Azonto
• Paul G ft Fabulous – Get Control
• Reason – Do It Like I Can
• R2Bees – Life (Walaahi)
• Ice Prince - Aboki

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