Urban music channel MTV announced 4 of the 5 nominees for the 2014 edition of the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) Best African Act Category.
Nigeria super talented hip-hop crooner, Davido made the cut.
The top Nigerian music act got nominated in the same category along with other african artistes which include South Africa’s Goldfish, Tanzania’s Diamond and Toofan from Togo.
Meanwhile fans will tweet using selected hashtags to determine the 5th nominee. The artist with the most hashtag mentions will become the 5th nominee in the category.
And the wild card contenders for a nomination are:
Mafikizolo #MTVEMA #NominateMafikizolo
Gangs of Ballet #MTVEMA #NominateGangsofBallet
Sauti Sol #MTVEMA #NominateSautiSol
Tiwa Savage #MTVEMA #NominateTiwaSavage
Anselmo Ralph #MTVEMA #NominateAnselmoRalph
Sarkodie #MTVEMA #NominateSarkodie
The final nominee will be announced on 16th September along with the nominees in the rest of the EMA categories.
The 2014 MTV EMA will take place Sunday 9th November in Glasgow, Scotland.