Young hip-hop wins big at the Metro FM Awards

2016-02-28 09:40
Emtee wins big (Supplied)

Johannesburg – Even a Best Pop Album and Song of the Year win by favourite Nathi Mankayi couldn’t stop young rappers, Emtee and Fifi Cooper from stealing the show at the Metro FM Awards on Saturday night.

Rapper Emtee walked away with four awards at the event for Best Remix, Best Music Video, Best Hip-Hop and the Listener’s Choice Award

Fifi Cooper was another big winner with three awards in the Best Female Album, Best Produced Album and Best Newcomer categories. 

There were two awards for AKA, Burna Boy and Khuli Chana’s hit collaboration Baddest, in the Best Collaboration and Hit Single categories.

While last year’s big winner, Cassper Nyovest, had to make do with just one award this year for Best Male Album.

Here’s a list of all the winners: 

Best Urban Jazz -  Nomfundo Xaluva

Best Remix -  Emtee

Best Female Album – Fifi Cooper

Best New Artist -  Fifi Cooper

Best Urban Gospel Album – Worship House

Best Music Video- Emtee

Best Male Album – Cassper Nyovest

Best Pop Album – Nathi Mankayi

Best Dance Album – Prince Kaybee

Best RnB Album – Cici

Best Collaboration – AKA, Burna Boy, Khuli Chana

Bets Duo or Group – Durban Nyts

Best Compilation  Album- 999 music

Best Styled Artist – Cici

Best Hip Hop Album – Emtee

Best African Artist - Burna Boy

Best  Produced Album – Fifi Cooper

Hit Single- AKA, Burna Boy, Khuli Chana

Best Kwaito Album – DJ Bongz

Listener's Choice Award – Emtee

Song Of The Year- Nathi Mankayi