The 16th metro fm music awards are taking place next week and the list of the nominees was revealed in January .Although lines are closed for voting, here is just a recap of the song of the year nominees.
Bongekile Simalane also known as Babes who was voted mzansi’s sexiest woman last year’s song has been nominated .The song wololo features Big Nuz’s Mampintsha,who is rumoured to be the singer’s bae.
Musa ft Robbie Malinga-Mthande
Musa’s talent was show cased when he won the ninth season of Idols in 2013, his song Mthande is a classic love song which basically tells you to love your other half .The song features Robbie Malinga who was also a contestant on Idols many years ago.
Hip Hop artist Kwesta whose real name is Senzo Mfundo Vilakazi who started his career in 2010, having released 3 albums so far .All time favourite among the youth “ngud” features Maftown born star Cassper Nyovest
Eastern Cape lady, Amanda Antony known to many as Amanda Black has once again proved to us all that Eastern Cape has many stars with beautiful voices .Amanda was top 10 in Idols 2015 and she came back with a bang with her song Amazulu.
With all the high kicks he’s been showing off to Mzansi, he is also making sure to keep us on our toes releasing only the best. Full name Doctor Goodwill Malinga who grew up in Hamanskraal can also be seen on our television screens on Gauteng Maboneng. His song Akulaleki became a hit in 2016.
Durban’s finest –Usindo
The song which was released in 2016 features much loved Professor .Both Dj Tira and Dj Sox being from Durban formed the duo of Durban’s Finest, having played in clubs around the country before making a name for themselves.
King Monada-Ska Bhora Moreki
The Ska Bhora Moreki singer who is from Mokgolobotho village outside Tzaneen has been on everyone’s lips the whole of December .With his track being played at almost every radio station Ska Bhora Moreki is the most favoured from his 13 track album.
Nasty C-Hell Naw
At just 20 years old David Junior Ngcobo whose stage name is Nasty C is a Hip Hop artist, having released 2 albums and featured on songs with other artists.Even though Hell Naw was known last year it’s still a hit.
Lebo Sekgobela-Lion of Juda
Gospel singer from Sebokeng ,her song Lion of Juda not only got her song nominated in the metro fm song of the year but the track has won her a Crown Gospel Award .She has released 3 albums and shared the stage with many all time Gospel favourites .
Bongani Mohosana and Thabo Mabogwane are best known as Black Motion ,their song Imali features Nokwazi .The duo came together in 2010 and have since kept releasing hit after hit .Imali is from their album “Ya Badimo “.