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South African Stars Shine Bright In 2024 BET Awards Nominations

BET has recently revealed the nominees for the highly anticipated ‘BET Awards 2024’, and it comes as no surprise that South African global stars have left a significant mark on the prestigious list.

The lineup boasts an impressive array of talent, with the likes of Tyla, Makhadzi, Focalistic,  and Tyler ICU all vying for top honours across various music categories.

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Notably, several of these global stars have clinched major nominations in the ‘Best International Act’ category, further solidifying their impact on the global music scene.

Tyla emerged as a frontrunner in this prestigious category earning an impressive four nominations.

South Africa’s rising star, Tyla is shining brightly with three, securing places in the ‘Best New Artist’ and ‘Best International Act’ categories.

Tyla has also clinched her third nomination in the ‘Viewer’s Choice Award’ category with her global hit “Water”.

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Makhadzi’s electrifying performances and unique sound have made her a household name and bagged her a Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act nomination.

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The recognition of these young talents on such a grand stage is a testament to the burgeoning influence of African artists on the global music landscape.

See the full list of nominees below:

Best International Act

ASAKE (Africa)

AYRA STARR (Africa)

FOCALISTIC (Africa)

AYA NAKAMURA (France)

BK’ (Brazil)

CLEO SOL (UK)

KAROL CONKÁ (Brazil)

RAYE (UK)

TIAKOLA (France)

TYLA (Africa)

Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act

SEYI VIBEZ (Africa)

TYLER ICU (Africa)

MAKHADZI (Africa)

BELLAH (UK)

CRISTALE (UK)

DUQUESA (Brazil)

HOLLY G (France)

JUNGELI (France)

ORUAM (Brazil)

Best New Artist

AYRA STARR

TYLA

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4BATZ

BOSSMAN DLOW

FRIDAYY

OCTOBER LONDON

SEXYY RED

Album of the Year

11:11                                                                     CHRIS BROWN

A GIFT & A CURSE                                                   GUNNA

AMERICAN DREAM                                                   21 SAVAGE

COMING HOME                                                         USHER

FOR ALL THE DOGS (SCARY HOURS EDITION)            DRAKE

JAGUAR II                                                               VICTORIA MONÉT

MICHAEL                                                                  KILLER MIKE

PINK FRIDAY 2                                                           NICKI MINAJ

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

TYLA

BEYONCÉ

COCO JONES

DOJA CAT

H.E.R.

MUNI LONG

SZA

VICTORIA MONÉT

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

BURNA BOY

BRENT FAIYAZ

BRYSON TILLER

CHRIS BROWN

DRAKE

FRIDAYY

OCTOBER LONDON

USHER

Best Group

¥$, YE, TY DOLLA $IGN

2 CHAINZ & LIL WAYNE

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BLXST & BINO RIDEAUX

CITY GIRLS

FLO

MAVERICK CITY MUSIC

WANMOR

Best Collaboration

ALL MY LIFE                                                    LIL DURK FEAT. J. COLE

AMERICA HAS A PROBLEM (REMIX)           BEYONCÉ FEAT. KENDRICK LAMAR

BARBIE WORLD                                              NICKI MINAJ & ICE SPICE (WITH AQUA)

BONGOS                                                        CARDI B FEAT. MEGAN THEE STALLION

CARNIVAL                                                     ¥$, YE, TY DOLLA $IGN FEAT. RICH THE KID, PLAYBOI CARTI

DON’T PLAY WITH IT (REMIX)                        LOLA BROOKE FEAT. LATTO & YUNG MIAMI

EVERYBODY                                                   NICKI MINAJ FEAT. LIL UZI VERT

GOOD GOOD                                              USHER, SUMMER WALKER & 21 SAVAGE

RICH BABY DADDY                                       DRAKE FEAT. SEXYY RED & SZA

Best Female Hip Hop Artist 

CARDI B

DOJA CAT

GLORILLA

ICE SPICE

LATTO

MEGAN THEE STALLION

NICKI MINAJ

SEXYY RED

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

BURNA BOY

21 SAVAGE

DRAKE

FUTURE

GUNNA

J. COLE

KENDRICK LAMAR

LIL WAYNE

Video of the Year  

AGORA HILLS                                    DOJA CAT

ALL MY LIFE                                        LIL DURK FEAT. J. COLE

BARBIE WORLD                                  NICKI MINAJ & ICE SPICE (WITH AQUA)

BONGOS                                            CARDI B FEAT. MEGAN THEE STALLION

FIRST PERSON SHOOTER                   DRAKE FEAT. J. COLE

GOOD GOOD                                  USHER, SUMMER WALKER & 21 SAVAGE

ON MY MAMA                                  VICTORIA MONÉT

RICH BABY DADDY                           DRAKE FEAT. SEXYY RED & SZA

Video Director of the Year

TEMS

BENNY BOOM

CHILD.

COLE BENNETT

DAVE MEYERS

JANELLE MONÁE & ALAN FERGUSON

OFFSET

TYLER, THE CREATOR

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

ME & U                                                                       TEMS

AWARD ALL OF THE GLORY                                    SHIRLEY CAESAR

ALL THINGS                                                                KIRK FRANKLIN

ANGEL                                                                        HALLE BAILEY

COME JESUS COME                                                 CECE WINANS

DO YOU BELIEVE IN LOVE?                                      ERICA CAMPBELL

GOD PROBLEMS                                                       MAVERICK CITY MUSIC, NAOMI RAINE & CHANDLER MOORE

TRY LOVE                                                                    KIRK FRANKLIN

Viewer’s Choice Award

WATER                                                                        TYLA

SENSATIONAL                                                CHRIS BROWN FEAT. DAVIDO & LOJAY

AGORA HILLS                                                            DOJA CAT

ALL MY LIFE                                                                LIL DURK FEAT. J. COLE

GUNNA                                                                      FUKUMEAN

LOVIN ON ME                                                            JACK HARLOW

MADE FOR ME                                                           MUNI LONG

ON MY MAMA                                                          VICTORIA MONÉT

RICH BABY DADDY                                                   DRAKE FEAT. SEXYY RED & SZA

TEXAS HOLD ‘EM                                                       BEYONCÉ

BET Her

COMMAS                               AYRA STARR

16 CARRIAGES                      BEYONCÉ

BLESSINGS                              NICKI MINAJ FEAT. TASHA COBBS LEONARD

FLY GIRL                                 FLO FEAT. MISSY ELLIOTT

HISS                                         MEGAN THEE STALLION

ON MY MAMA                      VICTORIA MONÉT

SATURN                                   SZA

YEAH GLO!                            GLORILLA

 

 

YoungStars Award

AKIRA AKBAR

BLUE IVY CARTER

DEMI SINGLETON

HEIRESS DIANA HARRIS

JABRIA MCCULLUM

JALYN HALL

LEAH JEFFRIES

VAN VAN

 

Sportswoman of the Year Award

A’JA WILSON

ANGEL REESE

COCO GAUFF

FLAU’JAE JOHNSON

JUJU WATKINS

NAOMI OSAKA

SHA’CARRI RICHARDSON

SIMONE BILES

 

Sportsman of the Year Award

ANTHONY EDWARDS

GERVONTA DAVIS

JALEN BRUNSON

JALEN HURTS

KYRIE IRVING

LEBRON JAMES

PATRICK MAHOMES

STEPHEN CURRY

 

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Yvonne Francis for SurgeZirc SA
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Are you a fan of the latest celebrity gossip and breaking entertainment news? Look no further than Yvonne Francis, the talented writer behind SurgeZirc SA's entertainment news section. With her finger on the pulse of the entertainment industry, Yvonne brings you the juiciest stories and exclusive interviews with your favorite stars.
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