The South African Music Awards the spokesperson Leslely Mofokeng took some time off his busy schedule to discuss #SAMA27 new developments.
The award ceremony has spruced up a few categories as the call for entries gathers momentum.
The Best Kwaito/Amapiano/Gqom Album has been discontinued and in its place are the newly named categories:
• Best Amapiano Album. The category honours excellence by musicians in the amapiano genre.
• Best Gqom Album. The category honours excellence by musicians in the gqom genre.
• The Best Kwaito Album.
The category has been reinstated after it was bundled together with amapiano and gqom genre as sub genres since 2017.
On this interview, Mofokeng shares some information regarding plans for the SAMAs this year.