About two weeks ago, MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA awards) released a Ugandan category known as listeners’ choice. We however came to learn that the winner in this Ugandan category would be selected to contest against other participants from other countries. Now Pallaso, Stuart and Roja.
Pallaso and Slick Stuart & Roja have been selected as the Ugandan contestants in this category and they will be up against Anna Joyce (Angola), ASAPH (Zimbabwe), Dagi D (Ethiopia), DBN Gogo & DJ Dinho (South Africa), Didi B (Cote D’Ivoire), Drizilik (Sierra Leone) Focalistic (South Africa), Khaligraph Jones (Kenya).
More so, Locko (Cameroon), Malome Vector (Lesotho), Meddy (Rwanda), Mohamed Ramadan (Egypt), Ngaaka Blindé (Senegal), Rayvanny (Tanzania) Sarkodie (Ghana), Shirazee (Benin), Souhila Ben Lachhab (Algeria) and Tiwa Savage (Nigeria) in the MTV Africa Music Awards Kampala 2021 Listeners’ Choice category.
The Listeners’ Choice category gives music lovers across the continent the opportunity to have their voices heard. The majority of the list of finalists for this category was determined by votes on local radio stations and social media, selecting the best publicly-voted musicians from different African countries.
The winner will be revealed at the MTV Africa Music Awards Kampala2021 that will be hosted virtually in partnership with Uganda, the Pearl of Africa, on 20 February 2021.