South African musicians DJ Black Coffee and hip-hop star Cassper Nyovest have been nominated for an international award, and SA is proud.
The two artists have both received an MTV Europe Music Award (EMA) nomination for Best African Act.
Joining them in the category is Wizkid and Olamide who are both from Nigeria, as well as Tanzania’s AliKiba.
Best African Act:
Cassper was over the moon on receiving the nomination as he took to Twitter to share his thoughts.
"Dam !!! I'm nominated for an MtvEma? Bathong Modimo wang stuntela yanong!!!," the star tweeted.
Dam !!! I'm nominated for an MtvEma? Bathong Modimo wang stuntela yanong!!!— FillUpOrlandoStadium (@CassperNyovest) September 27, 2016
Twitter went into overdrive following the unveiling, with many users congratulating Cassper and Black Coffee on their achievements.
One user tweeted: "We're feeling good,celebrating @RealBlackCoffee and @CassperNyovest's EMA nominations. Now, those are levels".
Another user wrote: "Best of luck guys. Although y'all don't need luck coz y'all mad gifted".
@CassperNyovest You deserve it lenyora you've been through so much good luck— THATO SAMORE (@TThatosamore) September 27, 2016