The Official MTN SAMA 2013 Winners List!

May 11, 2013


The 19th annual MTN SAMAs was a mind blowing event which happened this weekend at Sun City where all the whose who of South African music joined together in a spectacular event to award and pay homage to the latest and greatest musicians in South Africa. The announcement of the winners brought about much anticipated celebrations from the artists and their on stage performances were flawless.

In case you missed it here is the official 19th Annual MTN South African Music Awards winners list:

Lifetime Achievement Awards

  • Johannes Kerkorrel
  • Sizwe Zako
  • Dr Thomas Chauke

Album of the Year

  • Khuli Chana –  Lost in Time

MTN Record of the Year

  • Sfiso Ncwane – Kulungile Baba

Duo or Group of the Year

  • Freshlyground – Take Me to the Dance

Female Artist of the Year

  • Kelly Khumalo – The Past, The Present, The Future

Male Artist of the Year

  • Khuli Chana – Lost in Time

Newcomer of the Year

  • Toya Delazy – Due Drop Deluxe

Best Rock Album

  • Zebra & Giraffe – The Wisest Ones

Best Pop Album

  • Toya Delazy – Due Drop Deluxe

Best Adult Contemporary Album

  • Elvis Blue – Journey

Beste Kontemporêre Musiek Album

  • Theuns Jordaan – Roeper

Best African Adult Album

  • Maleh – Step Child

Best Alternative Album

  • iScream & The Chocolate Stix – The Paradox

Best R&B/Soul/Reggae Album

  • Khaya – For You

Best Rap Album

  • Khuli Chana – Lost in Time

Best Kwaito Album

  • Professor – The Orientation

Best Dance Album

  • Black Coffee – Africa Rising

Best Traditional Faith Music Album

  • Various – Spirit of Praise Vol.4

Best Contemporary Faith Music Album

  • Ntokozo Mbambo – Filled

Best Traditional Album

  • Soul Brothers – Isiphithiphithi

Best Maskandi Album

  • Ichwane Lebhaca – Inkunzi Yomthakathi

Best Jazz Album

  • Herbie Tsoaeli – African Time

Best Classic & Instrumental Album

  • CH2 – CH2 Guitar Duo Live with the University of Pretoria Symphony Orchestra

Best Live DVD

  • The Captured Tour Concert Film – Lira

Best Collaboration

  • Riot Feat. Zahara – Thetha Nami

Best Music Video of the Year

  • Claudio Pavan – Honey Spiders by The Parlotones

Best Producer

  • Jax Panik – Due Drop Deluxe by Toya Delazy

Best Engineer

  • Mark Beling – Strong by BlackByrd

Remix of the Year

  • DJ Kent – Thinking about You feat. Zonke DJ Kent Remix (Theo Kgosinkwe)

Best Selling DVD

  • Vol. 16 Live at Carnival City – Joyous Celebration

Best Selling Album

  • Roeper – Theuns Jordaan

Best Selling Tru-Tone

  • Follow Me – DJ Cleo feat. Teddy Bears

Best Selling Ring-Back-Tone

  • Loliwe – Zahara

Best Selling Full-Track Download

  • You’re The Voice Shout/J23 – Artists for a safer South Africa


  • Heavenly Sent – Mi Casa

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