The MTV Africa Music Awards take place this Saturday, celebrating musicians and achievers who have made a big impact this year.
In newly introduced lifestyle award categories, Chimamanda Adichie, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, Trevor Noah, Lupita Nyong’o and Yaya Toure are nominated for the Personality of the Year Award.
The awards ceremony will include performances from French Montana, Miguel, Trey Songz, Mafikizolo, Uhuru, Oskido and Tiwa Savage, and many more.
Stand-up comic, film and television actor Marlon Wayans is to host the awards.
For the first time the award ceremony premieres live across Africa on MTV Base (DStv channel 322 and MTV channel 130) at 9pm.
You can still engage and participate in the public voting which remains open until midnight on June 4 on Mtvbase.com
Who are your favourites and who are you looking most forward to seeing at the event?