KZN’s own Ricky Rick has received the most nominations in a number of categories of the 4th South African Hip Hop Awards 2015 taking place on 09 December at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City in Johannesburg.
Ricky Rick was nominated in categories such as album of the year, producer of the year, hustler of the year, song of the year, most valuable artist, video of the year, best male and best digital sales.
Other nominees include Reason – Audio HD, Proverb – Read Tape, Tumi – Return of the King and Zakwe – Impande. These nominees are in the album of the year category.
Producer of the year nominees include Anatii, Tweezy, Gemini Major and Ganja Beatz.
Cassper Nyovest was only nominated in the hustler of the year, best collaboration, most valuable artist, milestone of the year and video of the year categories.
SAHHA takes place annually and is run by the Ritual Media Group (RMG). Winners receive a statue that is called a Pyramid. Contenders are judged on performances and achievements made in the previous year between 15th September the previous year and 15th September the following year.
The 2015 awards will be pre-recorded for ETV. The awards ceremony will features live performances by some of the nominees.