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All the winners of the 2019 Dance Music South Africa Awards

The winners of the 2019 Dance Music South Africa Awards (DMASA) were announced in Ekurhuleni, last night. The awards were created in 2017 to acknowledge the accomplishments and contributions of South African dance music artists.
The Pioneers of Dance Award, an accolade which pays homage to and gives recognition to a legendary dance music contributor (local or international), was also announced at this year’s ceremony. This is the one award not voted for by the public but rather by different dance music industry players. The recipients of this year’s award were international dance music royalty Osunlade and South African living legend Lady Lea.

All the winners of the 2019 Dance Music South Africa Awards

Big winners for the evening included one of SA’s biggest exports Shimza who walked away with two awards for Best Male DJ and Best Festival. SculpturedMusic took Best Producer and Remix of the Year. Overseas-based Atazz also took two awards for Best International DJ and Best International Producer.  House Africa took Best Compilation Of the Year and Best Record label while SA’s favourite Black Coffee got Album of the Year.


And the Dance Music Awards South African winners are:


Remix Of The Year – SculpturedMusic – “Sad To Think” (Fka Mash Remix)

Compilation Of The Year – House Afrika Presents Mzansi House Vol. 9

Best Underground Record – !Sooks and Avi Subban – “Oasis”

Best Record Label – House Afrika

Best Producer – SculpturedMusic

Best Music Video – Dwson Feat. Sio – “Nobody Else”

Best Male Vocalist – Lazarusman

Best Male DJ – Shimza

Best Live Act – Black Motion

Best International Producer – Atjazz

Best International DJ – Atjazz

Best House Record – Prince Kaybee Ft Msaki – “Fetch Your Life”

Best Gqom Record – Distruction Boyz – “Amaxoki” (Feat. Dj Tira and K Dot)

Best Festival – Shimza One Man Show

Best Female Vocalist – Simmy

Best Female DJ – DJ Buhle

Best EDM Record – Pascal & Pearce w/ Locnville – “I Got Ya Babe”

Best Dance Radio Show – 5FM – Selective Styles w/ Kid Fonque

Best Club or Club Night – AND Club

Album of The Year – Black Coffee – Music Is King

Best Amapiano Record – DJ Maphorisa and Kabza De Small – “Amantombazane”

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