Nigeria tops Channel O awards with 18 nominations


As the organisers of the annual Channel O Music Video Awards announces this year’s nominees’ list, Nigeria takes top spot with 18 nominations.

With Ice Prince, Flavour, Whizkid, D’Banj, Tiwa Savage, Banky W and 2Face taking the front row, the country is set to conquer the continent once more. Other Nigerian musicians who registered their names on the nomination list include Samklef J. Martins D-Black featuring Cryme, Darey, Waje and Naeto C.

This year, the public-voted awards see a massive 10 videos in contention for the hugely prestigious Most Gifted Video of the Year award – ensuring it’s a tough choice for fans.

Some of the nominees for CMVA 2011 were:

Most Gifted Male Video

D’Banj ft. Snoop Dogg- Mr Endowed (Remix)

Professor ft. Speedy – Lento

Navio – Keep Moving

Cabo Snoop – Windeck

Zakes Bantwini – Wasting My Time

 Most Gifted Female Video

Waje ft. Muna – So Inspired

Lizha James – Gotta Move On

STL – Lookie Lookie

Lira – Phakade

Tiwa Savage – Kele Kele Love

Most Gifted Newcomer Video

Wizkid – Holla At Your Boy

Keiko – How We Do

AKA – Victory Lap

Ice Prince/Brymo – Oleku

Zone Fam – Shaka Zulu On Em

Kwesta – Take That

Most Gifted Video of the Year

Khuli Chana- No More Hunger

Samklef ft. Wizkid, D’Prince & Ice Prince – Molowo Noni

Zakes Bantwini- Wasting My Time

STL – Lookie Lookie

D’Banj ft. Snoop Dogg – Mr. Endowed (Remix)

AKA – Victory Lap

2Face – Only You

Liquideep – Settle For Less

Navio – Keep Moving

Lira – Phakade