Beatenberg clean up at the SAMAs

Published: 20 April 2015 | by Music Reporter
Beatenberg clean up at the SAMAs
Beatenberg with DJ Clock - Youtube screengrab
Newcomers Beatenberg cleaned up at the South African Music Awards after winning Album of the Year, Duo or Group of the Year and Best Pop Album awards.

The trio from Cape Town's collaboration with DJ Clock helped them rise to prominence.


DJ Clock ft Beatenberg "Pluto" (Remember You)


Skhanda rap king K.O walked away with two awards after shining at previous awards but never winning.

His smash hit CaraCara, featuring KidX, won Best Collaboration and his debut album, Skhanda Republic got Best Rap.


Bucie feat Heavy K - Easy to Love


AfroPop singer Bucie won her first award, taking home Best Female Artist for her fourth album Princess of House (Easy To Love). She said she didn't expect to win.

Duo Black Motion walked off with their first award, Best Dance, for their third album, Fortune Teller featuring the hit song Rainbow.


Black Motion - Rainbow feat. Xoli M


Professor won Best Kwaito Album and other winners included AKA and Cassper Nyovest, Maleh and DJ Sbu.

Among the highlights were an on-stage collaboration between AKA, Duncan and Mdu Masilela, another cross-genre featuring Simphiwe Dana and Kurt Darren and a rock-meets-rap mash-up featuring Prime Circle and Cassper Nyovest.

- DS
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