NEWS: METRO FM Music Awards 2023 Full List Of Nominees

METRO FM Music Awards 2023 Full List Of Nominees.

Months back, we announced that SABC will be returning with their music award events and today they have released the nominees of the much awaited 2023 Metro FM Music Awards.

The awards will be taking place on 06 May 2023, at Mbombela Stadium, in Mbombela, Mpumalanga, and will be broadcast live on SABC 1.

See full List of nominees below.

Song Of The Year

  • K.OΒ  – SETEA
  • KA – Lemons (Lemonade)
  • Konke & Musa Keys – Kancane
  • Aymos – Fatela
  • Big Nuz – Ngeke
  • KABZA DE SMALL – Khusela
  • Betusile Mcinga – Ngena Noah.
  • Gaba Cannal – Healer Ntliziyo Yam
  • Sjava – Isoka
  • Wanitwa Mos – Sofa Silahlane

Best Afrosoul-Pop

  • Sjava – Isibuko
  • Zuko SA – Andikalibali
  • Brenda Mtambo h Enza Kwenzeke
  • Inkabi Nation – Voicemail
  • Mlindo The Vocalist – Lindokuhle

Best Amapiano Song

  • Deep London – Hamba Wena
  • Gaba Cannal – Healer Ntliziyo Yam
  • Kabza De Small – Khusela
  • Daliwonga – Abo Mvelo
  • Wanitwa Mos – Sofa silahlane

Artist Of The Year

  • K.O – SETE
  • Wanitwa Mos – Sofa Silahlane
  • AKA – Lemons (Lemonade)
  • NOMFUNDO MOH – ZIBUSISO
  • sjava – Isoka

Styled Artist

  • Mafikizolo
  • Musa Keys
  • Sjava
  • Daliwonga
  • Sino Msolo

Best Music Video

  • K.OΒ  – SETE
  • AKAΒ  – Lemons (Lemonade)
  • Dj Tira – Sikilidi
  • Wanitwa MosΒ  – Sofa Silahlane
  • Costa Titch – Big Flexa Remix

Best Viral Challenge

  • Deep London feat Boohle – Hamba Wena
  • DJ Maphorisa & Visca – Ba Straata
  • Felo Le Tee & Toss – Manca
  • Myztro feat Focalistic, Daliwonga,Shaunmusig, Ftears – Tobetsa
  • K.O. feat Young Stunna and Blxckie –  SETE

Best Jazz Album

  • Linda Sikhakhane – Isambulo
  • Nduduzo Makhathini – In The Spirits of Ntu
  • Spartz – AWAKE

Best New Age & R&B Artists

  • Manana – Patiently
  • MOE – Me Ever After
  • ThandoNje – Our Story: Untold
  • Venom & Shishiliza – uThando
  • Zadok – Othanda Mina

Best Collaboration Song

  • AKA feat. Nasty C – Lemons (Lemonade)
  • K.O feat. Young Stunna & Bixckie – Sete
  • Kususa, Argento Dust & Zakes Bantwini – Asanda
  • Aymos feat. Ami Faku – Fatela
  • Sjava feat. Q Twinz & Mzukulu –  Lisoka

Best Duo or Group

  • Mafikizolo – Kwanele
  • Big Nuz – Ngeke
  • Mellow & Sleazy – Wenza Kanjani
  • Kwesta and Kabza De Smail – Mrholo Wayizolo

Best Kwaito/Gqom Song

  • Big Nuz – Ngeke
  • Dj Tira – sikilidi
  • Kwesta and Kabza De Small – Mrholo Wayizolo
  • Spikiri – Tana La
  • Professor – Ezangakini

Best Male Artist

  • AKA – Lemons (Lemonade)
  • Ko – SETE
  • KABZA DE SMALL – Khusela
  • Sjava – Isoka
  • Mthandazo Gatya – Sizobambana

New Artist

  • Oufadafada – I can’t give up
  • CocoSA – never thought
  • Group Chat – Mama
  • Mayten – Wait on me
  • Tee TeeΒ  – Andizenzi

Best Female Artist

  • NOMFUNDO MOH – Ieibusiso
  • Makhadzi – African Queen 2.0
  • Simmy – Hlelo
  • Brenda Mtambo – Enza kwenzeke
  • HLEΒ  – You’re The Worthy One

Best Gospel Album

  • Dumi Mkokstad – The Over Flow
  • Soweto Gospel Choir – Hope
  • Khaya Mthethwa – Art & Worship
  • Kingdmusic – Perfect Love
  • Pastor Lungi Ndala Victorious Praise

Best Hip Hop Artist

  • AKA – Mass Country
  • KO – SR3
  • Nasty C – Iwyson Army Tour Mixtape
  • Bixckie – TheaMula
  • Maglera Doe Boy – Diaspora

Best House Song

  • Kususa, Argento Dust & Zakes Bantwini – Asanda
  • Mthandazo Gatya ft. Nhlonipho – sizobambana
  • Karyendasoul ft. Ami Faku – umthandazo
  • CAIRO ft. Pixie L – uwanoe
  • SKYE WANDA – Tamazwi