Nigerian award winning musician, Tiwa Savage, has lost the last chance to secure a place in the nominations for the Best African Act in the MTV European Music Awards, EMA, even as her fellow Nigerian artist, Davido, real name, David Adeleke made the list.
The Mavin Records’ artistes and four others lost to Kenyan star, Sauti Sol, who got the highest votes from a total of 19 million cast by fans worldwide.
With the victory, Sol joins Davido, Goldfish, Diamond and Toofan in this fiercely contested category.
According to the organizers, voting for the winner in this category will close on November 8.
MTV EMA is the world’s annual music awards show that celebrates the year’s best artistes from around the world.