As the countdown begins for the2015 MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natal (MAMA), an all-star line-up of SA’s hottest urbanartistsand DJs is to headlineMTV Base’sfirstRoad to MAMAparty. The pan-African party tour, criss-crossing the continent in the build up to theMAMAawards in July, kicks off in Durban before heading off to Lagos and Nairobi.
TheMTV Africa Music AwardsKwaZulu-Natal2015, brought to you byKwaZulu-Natal Provincein association withAbsolutan in partnership withThe City of Durban, returns to theDurban International Convention Centre(ICC), KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa on Saturday 18 July 2015 (to see the nominations for the MAMA please click here).
Road to MAMA Durban, an off-the-hook club night and celebration of Africa’s musical evolution, will take place on Saturday 27 June at47th Avenue Lounge, 47 Intersite Avenue, Umgeni Business Park, Springfield, Durban. Headlining the gig areBest New Act: Transformed Today by Absolutnominee and ‘Tsiki Tsiki’ starDuncan,Song of the Yearnominees andBest FemalenomineeBusiswa, with Durban rapperAewon Wolfand alternative hip hop outfitWTFrounding out the line-up. Hitting the decks will beSong of the YearnomineeDJ FishermanplusBenny Maverick, Junior De Rocka, DJ FeelandDJ Lab.
Highlights fromRoad to Mama Durbanwill premiere onMTV Baseon Friday 10 July at 17:30 CAT, and onMTVon Friday 10 July at 20:05 CAT.
Doors forRoad to Mama Durbanopen at 21:00 CAT. Tickets will be available at 47th Avenue Lounge on 27 June, priced at R150.
For more information onRoad to MAMA Durban, please go to mama.mtv.com, like us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter and Instagram@MTVBaseAfrica. To join the conversation about the awards please use the hashtag#MTVMAMA2015.
DStv, Gagasi FM and Yfmare the official media partners of the2015 MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natalsupported byAbsolut&The City of Durban.