The 23rd annual South African Music Awards took place at Sun City on Friday and Saturday night this past weekend.
The K1 God, Kwesta sweeped clean almost every category he was nominated on, scooping the Samro Highest Airplay of the Year, SAMPRA highest Airplay of the Year, Best Rap Album, Best Male Artist of the Year and Best Album of the Year for his ‘Dakar II’ album and hit single Ngud.
In total, Kwesta walked away with 6 accolades making him the first most awarded rapper in the history of SAMAs. Zahara holds the record of the most awarded artist with a total of 8 SAMAs. South African hip hop is clearly growing and the recent award ceremony serves as proof to that. Congratulations to Kwesta on setting a new record.