Nigerian acts dominated the winners list at the Channel O Music Video Awards, held on November 17, 2012.
Out of an impressive 13 nominations, Nigeria artistes secured six awards; Pop duo Psquare won the ‘Most Gifted Group/Duo’ award for their collaboration with May D on the hit single ‘Chop my money,’ while another collaboration from Highlife singer Flavour and Tiwa Savage on ‘Oyi’ remix won the ‘Most Gifted R&B Music Video of the year’ award.
D’banj walked away with the ‘Most Gifted Male Video of the Year’ award. Last year, the G.O.O.D Music act who was to be honoured with a ‘Special Recognition’ award missed the show.
Other Nigerian winners include Chocolate City ambassadors BrymO, who won the ‘Most Gifted Pop’ for his hit song ‘Ara‘ and the award show’s co-host Ice Prince, who won the award for ‘Most Gifted Hip Hop Video of the Year.’
Meanwhile, Davido walked away with the ‘Most Gifted New Comer of the Year’ award, beating Kenya’sCamp Mulla and Ghana’s E.L, among others.
The show, hosted by rapper Ice Prince and South African model Bonang Matheba, took place at theWalter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto.
Check out the full winners list below…
Most Gifted African South Video of the Year
Cashtime Fam – Shut it down (Stundee)
Most Gifted Group or Featuring of the year
Psquare ft. May D & Akon – Chop My Money
Most Gifted Reggae Dance/Hall
Buffalo Souljah ft Cabo Snoop – Styra Inonyengesa
Most Gifted African East
AY feat Sauti Soul – I Don’t Want to Be Alone
Most Gifted kwaito
Ees feat Mandoza – Ayoba
Most Gifted African West Music video
D-Black ft Mo’Cheddah – Falling
Most Gifted R&B Music Video of the year
Flavour ft. Tiwa Savage – Oyi [Remix]
Most Gifted AfroPop
BrymO – ARA
Most Gifted Hip Hop Video of the Year
Ice Prince Zamani- Superstar
Most Gifted Dance Music Video of the Year
DJ Cleo – Facebook
Most Gifted New Comer of the Year
Davido – Dami duro
Most Gifted Female Video of the Year
Zahara – Loliwe
Most Gifted Male Video of the Year
D’Banj – Oliver Twist
2012 Special Recognition award recipient