Nigerian rapper Falz has been nominated for the E People’s Choice Award, in the category African Social Star 2021.
Also, Nigerian-born social media content creator and influencer, The Odditty was also nominated in the same category, alongside other Africans like Azziad Nasenya, Boitumelo ‘Boity’ Thulo, Lasizwe Dambuza, Mihlali Ndamase, Tyra Chikocho AKA Madamboss, Witney Ramabulana.
E Entertainment Africa made the announcement via Instagram; saying ‘Falz the bahd guy;’“The next nominee is Nigerian superstar, actor and qualified lawyer no less. With multiple award-winning singles and hot collaborations under his belt, it’s no wonder he is on the nominations list. Not only does he make music we can dance to, Falz is also known and favoured for bringing to light and addressing societal issues in his country.”
The nomination is divided into 5 sub-sections; Movie has 10 different categories, TV has 15, Music has 10, Pop culture has 6 and African social star 2021 stands on its own.
Voting is currently ongoing on the PCA’s official website, as these awards use the votes of the fans to crown its winners, it’s indeed the people’s choice.
Editing by Tola Oguneye