What a time to be alive!
The International BET Awards have been quite inclusive in shining a light on the finest African artists this past weekend, as the international winners were announced in the lead up to the main event, set to air on BET (DStv channel 129) this Tuesday.
Wizkid proved to be the biggest African act right now, beating rival Davido, AKA, Nasty C, Tekkno and StoneBwoy.
South African actress and BET A List host Nomzamo Mbatha wowed in a stunning African themed dress.
The sheer purple Brand Three Sixty creation saw the gorgeous style icon serving chest thanks to the plunging neckline that featured spell binding African prints and details beautifully streaming down to her refined torso.
The Ndebele inspired accessories continued to accentuate her waist, and added a stunning effect on the rest of the dress.
And because she was such a big winner in the style department, Nomzamo Mbatha has already been grabbing headlines in the international press, most notably being featured on the Daily Mail UK.
But being Nomzamo Mbatha, the actress and presenter was not about to compromise one of her biggest assets – her incredibly beautiful hair!
“A crown. A mane”, she captioned this awe inspiring close up of her head turning ‘do.
Further visual evidence of Africa being in the building came with legend Yvonne Chaka Chaka, was on the night honoured with the Global Good Power Award.
Mama Panther Pearl Thusi representing the finest in everything we are famous for! Her trademark ‘fro was a vision as she served some leg in a Casper Bosman plunging floral dress. “Pearlfection”, she termed her hot entreé on the Gram
He may have lost the Best International: Africa award to Wizkid, but Nasty C still made the most of his time at the show. Just days after delivering some pretty sick freestyle bars on Sway In The Morning , the 20 year old Juice Back hitmaker was pretty excited on the red carpet as he caught up with Nomzamo Mbatha.
US category winners will be revealed at the “BET Awards” 17. The show will air on Tuesday 27 June on BET (DStv channel 129) at 20:00 CAT