Sauti Sol to battle Adesua Etomi for prestigious international award

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Sauti Sol has bagged a nomination in this year’s Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards ahead of the award ceremony that will be held at the Galen Center in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, March 23, 2019.

Sauti Sol will be battling Nigeria’s Adesua Etomi, IK Osakioduwa (Nigeria) and Ghana’s Stonebwoy for the category of ‘Favourite African Star’.

Below is the list of nominees:

Favourite Global Music Star

  • Davido (Africa)
  • BLACKPINK (Asia)
  • Troye Sivan (Australia/New Zealand)
  • David Guetta (Europe)
  • Taylor Swift (North America)
  • J Balvin (Latin America)
  • HRVY (UK)

Favourite African Star

  • Adesua Etomi (Nigeria)
  • IK Osakioduwa (Nigeria)
  • Sauti Sol (Kenya)
  • Stonebwoy (Ghana)

Favourite South African Star

  • Nomzamo Mbatha
  • AKA
  • Siya Kolisi
  • Kagiso Rabada
  • Somizi

Favourite Music Group

  • The Chainsmokers
  • Fall Out Boy
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Maroon 5
  • Migos
  • Twenty One Pilots

Favourite Male Artist

  • Bruno Mars
  • DJ Khaled
  • Drake
  • Justin Timberlake
  • Luke Bryan
  • Shawn Mendes

Favourite Female Artist

  • Ariana Grande
  • Beyoncé
  • Camila Cabello
  • Cardi B
  • Selena Gomez
  • Taylor Swift

Favourite Song

  • ‘Delicate’ – Taylor Swift
  • ‘In My Blood’ – Shawn Mendes
  • ‘In My Feelings’ – Drake
  • ‘Natural’ – Imagine Dragons
  • ‘Thank U, Next – Ariana Grande
  • ‘Youngblood’ – 5 Seconds of Summer

Favourite Breakout Artist

  • Billie Eilish
  • Cardi B
  • Dan + Shay
  • Juice WRLD
  • Kane Brown
  • Post Malone

Favourite Collaboration

  • ‘Girls Like You’ – Maroon 5, featuring Cardi B
  • ‘Happier’ – Marshmello, featuring Bastille
  • ‘I Like It’ – Cardi B ft. Bad Bunny & J Balvin
  • ‘Meant to Be’– Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line
  • ‘No Brainer’ – DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper, Quavo
  • ‘Sicko Mode’ – Travis Scott ft. Drake

Favourite Social Music Star

  • Baby Ariel
  • Chloe x Halle
  • Jack & Jack
  • JoJo Siwa
  • Max & Harvey
  • Why Don’t We

Favourite Funny TV Show

  • The Big Bang Theory
  • BUNK’D
  • Fuller House
  • Henry Danger
  • Modern Family
  • Raven’s Home

Favourite TV Drama

  • A Series of Unfortunate Events
  • Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
  • The Flash
  • Riverdale
  • Stranger Things
  • The Walking Dead

 Favourite Reality Show

  • America’s Got Talent
  • American Idol
  • American Ninja Warrior
  • Dancing With the Stars: Juniors
  • Double Dare
  • The Voice

 Favourite TV Host

  • Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen’s Game of Games)
  • Kevin Hart (TKO: Total Knock Out)
  • Liza Koshy & Marc Summers (Double Dare)
  • Nick Cannon & JoJo Siwa (Lip Sync Battle Shorties)
  • Ryan Seacrest (American Idol)
  • Tyra Banks (America’s Got Talent)

 Favourite TV Judges

  • Simon Cowell, Mel B, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel (America’s Got Talent)
  • Luke Bryan, Katy Perry, Lionel Richie (American Idol)
  • Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, Carrie Ann Inaba (Dancing with the Stars)
  • Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, DJ Khaled, Meghan Trainor (The Four: Battle for Stardom)
  • Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton (The Voice)
  • Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, NE-YO (World of Dance)

Favourite Cartoon

  • ALVINNN!!! and the Chipmunks
  • The Boss Baby: Back in Business
  • The Loud House
  • Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Teen Titans Go!

Favourite Male TV Star

  • Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas Sinclair, Stranger Things)
  • Grant Gustin (Barry Allen/The Flash, The Flash)
  • Jace Norman (Henry Hart/Kid Danger, Henry Danger)
  • Jim Parsons (Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory)
  • Karan Brar (Ravi Ross, BUNK’D)
  • Neil Patrick Harris (Count Olaf, A Series of Unfortunate Events)

Favourite Female TV Star

  • Candace Cameron Bure (DJ Tanner-Fuller, Fuller House)
  • Kaley Cuoco (Penny, The Big Bang Theory)
  • Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven, Stranger Things)
  • Peyton Elizabeth Lee (Andi Mack, Andi Mack)
  • Raven-Symoné (Raven Baxter, Raven’s Home)
  • Zendaya (K.C. Cooper, K.C. Undercover)

Favourite Movie

  • Aquaman
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Black Panther
  • Mary Poppins Returns
  • The Kissing Booth
  • To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Favourite Movie Actor

  • Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/Black Panther, Black Panther)
  • Chris Evans (Steve Rogers/Captain America, Avengers: Infinity War)
  • Chris Hemsworth (Thor, Avengers: Infinity War)
  • Dwayne Johnson (Will Sawyer, Skyscraper)
  • Jason Momoa (Arthur Curry/Aquaman, Aquaman)
  • Noah Centineo (Peter Kavinsky, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before)

Favourite Movie Actress

  • Emily Blunt (Mary Poppins, Mary Poppins Returns)
  • Joey King (Shelly 'Elle' Evans, The Kissing Booth)
  • Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia, Black Panther)
  • Rihanna (Nine Ball, Ocean’s 8)
  • Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Avengers: Infinity War)
  • Zoe Saldana (Gamora, Avengers: Infinity War)

Favourite Superhero

  • Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/Black Panther, Black Panther)
  • Chris Evans (Steve Rogers/Captain America, Avengers: Infinity War)
  • Chris Hemsworth (Thor, Avengers: Infinity War)
  • Jason Momoa (Arthur Curry/Aquaman, Aquaman)
  • Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/Iron Man, Avengers: Infinity War)
  • Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, Avengers: Infinity War)

Favourite Butt-kicker

  • Chris Pratt (Owen Grady, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom)
  • Danai Gurira (Okoye, Black Panther)
  • Dwayne Johnson (Will Sawyer, Skyscraper)
  • Emilia Clarke (Qi’ra, Solo: A Star Wars Story)
  • Michael B. Jordan (Adonis Johnson, Creed II)
  • Zoe Saldana (Gamora, Avengers: Infinity War)

Favourite Animated Movie

  • The Grinch
  • Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
  • Incredibles 2
  • Peter Rabbit
  • Ralph Breaks the Internet
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Favourite Male Voice from an Animated Movie

  • Adam Sandler (Dracula, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation)
  • Andy Samberg (Johnny, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation)
  • Benedict Cumberbatch (Grinch, The Grinch)
  • Channing Tatum (Migo, Smallfoot)
  • James Corden (Peter Rabbit, Peter Rabbit)         
  • Shameik Moore (Miles Morales/Spider-Man, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)

Favourite Female Voice from an Animated Movie

  • Gal Gadot (Shank, Ralph Breaks the Internet)
  • Hailee Steinfeld (Gwen Stacy/Spider-Gwen, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)
  • Kristen Bell (Jade Wilson, Teen Titans GO! to the Movies)
  • Selena Gomez (Mavis, Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation)
  • Yara Shahidi (Brenda, Smallfoot)
  • Zendaya (Meechee, Smallfoot)

Favourite Video Game

  • Just Dance 2019
  • LEGO® The Incredibles
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate
  • Super Mario Party™

Favourite Social Star

  • David Dobrik
  • Emma Chamberlain
  • Guava Juice
  • Lilly Singh
  • Miranda Sings
  • Ryan ToysReview

Favourite Gamer

  • DanTDM
  • Jacksepticeye
  • Markiplier
  • Ninja
  • PopularMMOs
  • SSSniperWolf


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