SA Hip Hop Awards 2019 Winners Prediction According To SA Hip Hop Mag! The SA Hip Hop Awards are the most prestigious Hip Hop awards for South African Hip Hop which commemorate the genre as a whole.
The Awards panel recently dropped the full list of nominees with Youngsta CPT dominating the list with a total of 4 Awards. The competition at this years award ceremony seems to be rather stiff in all categories.
We have decided to give you a prediction list of the winners at the upcoming 2019 SA Hip Hop Awards.
Best Female – Nadia Nakai
Nadia Nakai has had a rather huge impact in the SA Hip Hop industry in 2019 finally dropping her debut album Nadia Naked which has done pretty well since release.
Best Male – Kid X
Kid X has had a rather amazing 2019 because of his album Thank Da King which he dropped late last year. He had one of the biggest songs in the country on the project with his hit single Mtan Omuntu which has reached over a million views on YouTube.
Best Local Brand – Butan Wear
Butan Wear is undeniably one of the biggest local streetwear brands at the moment. They have been able to imprint their identity in the South African community competing with international brands when it comes to popularity.
Best Video – KO ‘Supa Dupa’
KO has been one of the most talked about rappers in the game because of the music he has dropped. One of his biggest hits was Supa Dupa which was accompanied by some pretty dope visuals.
Lyricist Of The Year – Ginger Trill
Ginger Trill is one of the most skilled lyricists in the SA Hip Hop industry. He has dropped some convincing verses in the year of 2019 which have stood out for the content and just his skills with a pen.
Mixtape Of The Year – Shane Eagle ‘Never Grow Up EP’
Shane Eagle has been a rather consistent rapper in the SA Hip Hop industry interms of releasing music in the last year. His EP which he dropped late last year and has been certified gold.
Producer Of The Year – Makwa
2019 and 2018 have been a rather interesting year for Makwa who has produced some of the biggest songs in the country. He has produced songs like Kid X’s Mtan Omuntu and his single featuring AKA and Maraza titled Ayipheli.
Promoter Of The Year – The Ivyson Tour
The Ivyson Tour is one the most successful youth tour on the continent which starts in South Africa with six tour dates across the country. The events always have a great turnout and cater for several different Hip Hop acts giving chances to young talent in South Africa.
MVP (Hustler Of The Year) – Riky Rick
Riky Rick was one of the most impactful artists in SA Hip Hop over the last year. He has bagged numerous deals with two TV Ads with MTN and Remy Martin. King Kotini has also dropped one of the biggest songs of 2019 with his hit single You And I and has also been feautured on several singles.
Best Collabo – Riky Rick Ft. Mlido The Vocalist
You And I is one of the biggest songs from 2019 which captured a rather wide audience because of it is relatable.
DJ Of The Year – DJ Speedsta
DJ Speedsta has had a rather remarkable year after dropping 2 projects in the space of a year with Bottlebrush Str and Palm Trees And Pretty Girls. He has also been a rather impactful voice hosting the Popcast with Scoop Makhathini, Ms Cosmo and DJ Vigilante.