One of Cameroon’s most celebrated Rappers Jovi has bagged a Nomination at the 256 HipHop Award 2020 in the category “African Rapper of the year”. He faces other African heavyweight rappers like South Africa’s Nasty C, Nigeria’s MI Abaga, Ghana’s Sarkodie and others for this title.
The 256 hiphop Award is a Ugandan Award created in 2019, aimed at uplifting the most underrated genre in Uganda and Africa as a whole. That the awards be won by those that deserve them not just those who we think should win them.
The official award ceremony is scheduled to take place on May 15th, in Uganda and for now the voting Criteria hasn’t been announced.