Nigerian R&B singer-songwriter 2Face Ibida continued his reign as one of Africa’s biggest stars with his new album Away & Beyond.
South African singer-rapper Toya Delazy broke down boundaries with her genre-bending electro-pop and eye-catching looks.
South African R&B singer-songewriter Donald left a huge mark this year with his soulful second album, Train of Love.
Nigerian hip-hop king Ice Prince looks to repeat his 2012 BET Awards win in this very category
Ghanian rapper-singer duo R2Bees look to take home top honors after dropping the acclaimed album Da Revolution II.
Ugandan dancehall duo Radio and Weasel impressed listeners worldwide with their latest album, Fantastic, and its bouncy title track.