(CP-Africa) – Nigeria’s 2 Face Idibia and Congo’s Fally Ipupa emerged as big winners in this year’s just concluded MTV Africa Music Awards at the Eko Expo Hall, Lagos on 11 December 2010. Both artistes won two awards each with Fally Ipupa winning for the Best Video category (for his music video, “Sexy Dance”) and for the Best Francophone category. 2 Face won this year’s Best Male and Artist of the year categories.
Watch a 3 minute video highlight of the just concluded MAMAs below! (Video via Ladybrille)
South Africa’s Liquideep won Song of the year for their single, “Fairy Tale” and Storm Records’ Sasha P won in the Best Female category. Nigeria’s P-Square won in the Best Group category.
This year, Best International Act was awarded to Eminem who accepted his award via Satellite from the U.S. South Africa’s Miriam Makeba was awarded the MAMA Legend Award.
Rapper, Eve served as this year’s host. Other international artistes present include Rick Ross and T-Pain.
FULL LIST OF WINNERS!
Best Anglophone – Daddy Owen (Kenya)
Best Francophone – Fally Ipupa (DRC)
Best Lusophone – Cabo Snoop (Angola)
Artist of the Year- 2Face (Nigeria)
Best Female – Sasha (Nigeria)
Best Male – 2Face (Nigeria)
Best Video – Fally Ipupa (DRC): “Sexy Dance”
Best Group – P-Square (Nigeria)
Brand New Act – Mo’Cheddah (Nigeria)
Best Performance – Big Nuz (South Africa)
Song of the Year – Liquideep (South Africa): “Fairytale”
MAMA Legend – Miriam Makeba (South Africa)
Best International – Eminem (USA)
Check out pictures from this year’s MAMAs below!
Liquideep’s Fairytale (Song of the Year)
Images via MTV Base, Getty Images, Olamild Entertainment