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South African Hip-Hop Awards 2018: List of Nominees

These are the artists that have ben nominated in each participating category:

Song of the Year

  1. Riky Rick – Stay Shining
  2. Nasty C – Send Me Away
  3. Zakwe ft Various Artists – Sebentin
  4. Nadia Nakai ft Cassper Nyovest – Naa Mean
  5. DJ Speedsta ft OkMalumKoolKat – Combos Communicating
  6. Anatii – Thixo Onofefe
  7. Kwesta ft Wale – Spirit
  8. Nasty C ft ASAP Ferg – King
  9. Kid X ft Chiano Sky – Aunty
  10. Cassper Nyovest – Ksazobalit

Best Album

  1. Zakwe – Cebisa
  2. Nasty C – Strings N Bling
  3. Da Les – High Life
  4. Blaklez – Baby Brother
  5. K.O – SR2

Mixtape of the Year

  1. Slikour Onlife – Incubator Class of 2017
  2. DJ Sliqe – Navy Black
  3. Stogie T – Honey & Pain
  4. Gigi Lamayne – VI
  5. Moozlie – Versus

Best Male

  1. Nasty C
  2. Blaklez
  3. KO
  4. Zakwe
  5. Da Les

Best Female

  1. Nelz
  2. Gigi Lamayne
  3. Moozlie
  4. Fifi Cooper
  5. Tyrant

DJ of the Year

  1. DJ Speedsta
  2. Akio
  3. Junior De Rocka
  4. DJ Sliqe
  5. Ms Cosmo

Producer of the Year

  1. Makwa Beats
  2. Gemini Major
  3. Tweezy
  4. Co-kayn Beats
  5. Zooci Coke Dope

Best Collabo

  1. Boity ft Nasty C – Wuz Dat
  2. DJ Speedsta ft OkMalumKoolKat – Combos Communicating
  3. DJ Capital ft Kwesta, Reason & Kid X – Skebe Dep Dep
  4. Nasty C ft ASAP Ferg – King
  5. Kid X ft Chiano Sky – Aunty
  6. Ms Cosmo ft Moozlie, Rouge & Sho Madjozi – Ay Baby
  7. Nadia Nakai ft Cassper Nyovest – Naa Mean
  8. Riky Rick ft Cassper Nyovest, Professor & Major League DJs – Stay Shining

Lyricist of the Year

  1. Nasty C
  2. Stogie T
  3. Zakwe
  4. Ginger Breadman
  5. PDotO

Freshman of the Year (Newcomer)

  1. Big Zulu
  2. Saudi
  3. Moozlie
  4. Tyrant

Hustler of the Year

  1. Cassper Nyovest
  2. Rouge
  3. Proverb
  4. Slikour Onlife
  5. Kwesta

Best Dance Crew

  1. Supreme I Crew
  2. 2Legitt Crew
  3. Creed Crew
  4. Survivor Dance Crew

Best Video

  1. L-Tido ft Phoenix – I’m Back
  2. Zakwe ft Cassper Nyovest – Sebentin
  3. Nasty C – Jungle
  4. Ms Cosmo ft Moozlie, Rouge & Sho Madjozi – Ay Baby
  5. Nadia Nakai ft Cassper Nyovest – Naa Mean
  6. Cassper Nyovest – Ksazobalit
  7. Anatii – Thixo Onofefe
  8. Kwesta ft Wale – Spirit
  9. Nadia Nakai ft Frank Casino – Money Calling
  10. Riky Rick ft Cassper Nyovest, Professor & Major League DJs – Stay Shining

Best Graffiti

  1. Drake MHC
  2. Senzart
  3. Dbongz

Best Local Brand

  1. Family Tree
  2. StylaGang Original Designs
  3. Butanwear

Best International Brand

  1. Power Play
  2. KFC
  3. Castle Lite

Promoter of the Year

  1. Pop Bottles
  2. Major League Gardens
  3. Junior Lavie
  4. Until Until
  5. Kool Out

Milestone Award

Cassper Nyovest – for his work in filling up FNB Stadium.

Best Digital Sales

Kwesta – accumulated the most digital sales for Spirit (2017-2018)

Most Valuable Player (MVP)

  1. Cassper Nyovest
  2. Riky Rick
  3. Kwesta
  4. Nasty C
  5. Proverb

Best Remix

  1. DJ Capital ft Kwesta, Youngsta CPT, Stogie T, Kid X & Reason – Skebe Dep Dep (remix)
  2. Zakwe ft Musiholiq, Cassper Nyovest, Blaklez, Kwesta, HHP & Prokid – Sebentin (remix)
  3. Jovilash ft Flabba, HHP, Mr Selwyn & Infadizle – Ya Kwini (remix)
  4. Beatmochini ft Towdeemac, Skillo, Nasi Profresher-KT, Lection & Khuli Chana – Wata Mafia Gon Do (remix)
  5. Riky Rick ft Da Les, Youngsta CPT, Frank Casino, Stilo Magolide, J Molley & KLY – Buy It Out (remix)

Best Radio Show

  1. YFM – SA Hip Hop Live
  2. Uhozi FM – iNumba Numba
  3. 5FM – 16 Bars Reloaded
  4. Goodhope FM – The Ready D Show
  5. Metro FM – Absolute Hip Hop
  6. SK.fm – Trailblazer
  7. Motsweding FM – Motshwako wa Hip Hop
  8. Gagazi FM – Hip Hop Session
  9. Radio Bushbuckridge – Rhythm & Flow
  10. 5FM – The Stir Up