MTV Africa and MTV Base, organizers of the continent’s flagship award is offering a life changing opportunity to a talented young artist from Uganda.
Dubbed ‘MTV MAMAs Rising Star,’ it will see an emerging artiste from the East African record a song with one of the 2021 MTV Africa Music Awards ‘Best Ugandan Artist’ nominees.
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The nominees in the category are Sheebah, John Blaq, Vinka, Daddy Andre and Bebe Cool.
To stand the chance of being the lucky winner, participants are to share 60 to 18 seconds of their performance, and tag @MTVMAMA using #MTVMAMARisingStar.
The MTV Africa Music Awards showcases the ultimate in African culture, music, and creativity. It is the ultimate celebration of local African and international talent and achievement.
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The event recognizes and rewards musicians, trailblazers and those who are shining a light on the continent’s diverse talent and creativity by instilling positive impact on African music and youth culture over the previous year.
This year’s event will be held on February 20, 2021 in Kampala, Uganda, and is in partnership with Uganda’s Ministry of Tourism.
It will broadcast live on MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) and MTV Africa (DStv Channel 130.)