South Africa's Cassper Nyovest and K.O dominate this year's nominations, with Nigeria's Davido matching their five nominations each.
Nigerian rapper Ice Prince is up for the Channel O Africa Music Video Award - Most Gifted African West title. Here's a peek into what he is about.
VIDEO: The M&G was at the 9th annual Channel O Music Video Awards and caught up with some of the continent's biggest stars.
Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown is known as the home of the Freedom Charter, but on Saturday it played host to some of Africa's best music talents.
After 13 years at the top of his game, HHP - one of South Africa's biggest hip-hop artists - tells the M&G why it's time to try something different.
Channel O Music Awards nominee DJ Zinhle is often described as SA's top female DJ. In between making music, Zinhle runs a training school for female DJs.
Nigerian artists took the lion's share of the prizes at the Channel O Music Video Awards this weekend.