Wednesday, 4 September 2013

IRGM NEWS: MOBO AWARDS, TIWA, WIZKID, ICE PRINCE AND SEUN KUTI MAKE THE LIST


The MOBO Awards is here again, it is the 18th edition of this annual event. Long time coming, MOBO has been celebrating "Music Of Black Origin".
This year sees Nigerian acts like Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Ice Prince and Seun Kuti being nominated. Speaking of nominations, did you know that Tiwa Savage is the first female Nigerian act to be nominated?
 

so yeah, she just made history. Below is the list of nominees for this event. You can vote for your favorite act by clicking this link http://www.mobo.com/voting2013


Best Newcomer in association with HTC 
Daley
Elli Ingram
Etta Bond
Fuse ODG
Jacob Banks
Jahmene Douglas
Krept and Konan
Sam Smith
Shakka
Stylo G
Best Male Act 
Disclosure
Naughty Boy
Rudimental
Wiley
Wretch 32
Best Female Act In association with Tresor Paris 
Jessie J
Jessie Ware
Laura Mvula
Lianna La Havas
Rita Ora
Best Video in association with SBTV 
Aluna George - Attracting Flies
Dizzee Rascal - Bassline Junkie
Fuse ODG ft Wyclef - Antenna
Laura Mvula - Green Garden
Naughty Boy feat. Sam Smith - La La La
Rizzle Kicks - Lost Generation
Best UK Hip Hop/Grime 
Akala
K Koke
Tinie Tempah
Wiley
Wretch 32
Best Album 
Angel - About Time
Disclosure - Settle
Laura Mvula - Sing To the Moon
Rudimental - Home
Wiley - Ascent
Best R&B/Soul Act 
Angel
Daley
Jessie Ware
Laura Mvula
Lianne La Havas
Best Song in Association with PRSforMusic
Disclosure feat. Aluna George White Noise 
Naughty Boy - La La La
Rudimental - Waiting All Night
Wiley feat. Chip - Reloaded
Wretch 32 ft Shakka - Black Out
Best International Act 
Ciara
Iggy Azalea
J.Cole
Jason Derulo
Jay Z
Justin Timberlake
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar
Miguel
Robin Thicke
Best African Act 
Atumpan
Bombino
Fuse ODG
Ice Prince
Liquideep
Mafikizolo
Seun Kuti
Spoek Mathambo
Tiwa Savage
WizKid
Best Reggae Act 
Mavado
Popcaan
Sean Paul
Stylo G
Tarrus Riley
Best Jazz Act
Sons Of Kemet
Courtney Pine
Soweto Kinch
Jazz Jamaica
Lineage
Best Gospel Act 
Guvna B
El-Marfex
Lurine Cato
IDMC
Sandra Godley