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Kwesta wins big at the 2018 SA Hip Hop Awards

The 2018 South African Hip-Hop Awards have been the talk of the town ever since the nominated artists were announced. On Wednesday evening, we saw the country’s top tier rap artists gather at Gold Reef City, in Johannesburg for the 2018 South African Hip-Hop Awards.

South African rapper and songwriter, Kwesta was the biggest winner of the night with six awards. These included Best Video, Hustler of the Year and Song of the Year.

Boity, South African presenter turned rapper is new on the scene and her first single ‘Wuz Dat’ earned her a nomination at this years SA Hip Hip Awards. Boity stole the spotlight at the awards ceremony by performing her 2nd single for the first time in public on the SA Hip Hip Awards stage.


Here is a full list of the winners:

  • Best Collabo – Kwesta for “Spirit” featuring Wale
  • Best Freshman – Ushun Wenkabi
  • Lyricist of the Year – Stogie T
  • Producer of the Year – Gemini Major
  • Best Digital Sales – Kwesta for “Spirit” featuring Wale
  • MVP – Kwesta
  • Best Female – Moozlie
  • Honorary Award – Outrageous Records
  • Best Video – Kwesta for “Spirit” featuring Wale
  • Best International Brand – Castle Lite
  • Best Local Brand – S God
  • Best Radio Show – Motsweding FM
  • Ubuntu Activism Award – Aewon Wolf
  • Best Graffiti – DBongz
  • Best Dance Crew – Survivors Dance Crew
  • Best Remix – Zakwe for “Sebentin (remix)
  • Promoter of the Year – Pop Bottles
  • Hustler of the Year – Kwesta
  • Mixtape of the Year – Stogie T for “Honey and Pain EP
  • Milestone Award – Cassper Nyovest for “Fill Up FNB
  • Album of the Year – Nasty C for “Strings N Bling

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