Here are the nominees for the Mobos 2015

The Mobo awards over the years has been one of the pinnacle awards for music of black origin and although it has been criticised by the public for some of the nominees and choices, this past years surge of UK authentic music this years nominee list was a bug deal we want to see what Kanya King and a panel of influencers in the entertainment scene today think should be on the shortlist to win the coveted award

and the nominees are:

MOBO Best Newcomer (In association with Virgin Trains East Coast)

Bugzy Malone

Section Boyz

Nao

Bonkaz

Nick Brewer

George The Poet

J Hus

Snakehips

Sinead Harnett

Yungen

MOBO Best Video

Stormzy “Know Me From” (Directed by Serious Black)

FKA Twigs “Pendulum” (Directed by FKA Twigs & Paula Harrowing)

FKA Twigs “Glass & Patron” (Directed by FKA Twigs)

Rita Ora Feat. Chris Brown “Body On Me” (Directed Colin Tilley)

Lethal Bizzle “Fester Skank” (Directed by Ludovic and Zotto)

MOBO Best Female Act

FKA Twigs

Little Simz

Ella Eyre

Lianne La Havas

Jess Glynne

MOBO Best Male Act

Skepta

Mark Ronson

Krept and Konan

Jme

Stormzy

MOBO Best Song (In association with First Direct)

Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars “Uptown Funk”

Skepta “Shutdown”

Tinie Tempah Feat. Jess Glynne “Not Letting Go”

Jme Feat. Giggs “Man Don’t Care”

Krept and Konan “Freak Of The Week”

MOBO Best Album

Krept and Konan – The Long Way Home

Jme  – Integrity>

Lianne La Havas – Blood

Wiley – Snakes & Ladders

Jamie XX – In Colour

MOBO Best Grime Act (In association with BBC Radio 1Xtra)

Bugzy Malone

Jme

Lethal Bizzle

Skepta

Stormzy

MOBO Best R&B/Soul Act

Kwabs

Shakka

Lianne La Havas

Andreya Triana

Joss Stone

MOBO Best Hip Hop Act

Akala

Krept and Konan

Little Simz

Lady Leshurr

Nines

MOBO Best International Album

Drake – If Youre Reading This Its Too Late

J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hill Drive

Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly

Dr. Dre – Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre

The Weeknd – Beauty Behind The Madness

D’Angelo and The Vanguard – Black Messiah

Jazmine Sullivan – Reality Show

The Internet – Ego Death

Tyrese – Black Rose

A$AP Rocky – At.Long.Last.ASAP

MOBO Best African Act

Wizkid

Fuse ODG

Silvastone

Davido

Patoranking

Moelogo

Yemi Alade

AKA

Mista Silva

Shatta Wale

MOBO Best Reggae Act

Stylo G

Chronixx

OMI

Popcaan

Protoje

MOBO Best Gospel

Chos3n

Olaedo Ibe

Leroy Johnson

Ni-Cola

Faith Child

Krept & Konan leads the nominations with 4 mobo nominations and this year it will be in Leeds this year. it will be an exciting year this year! Are you happy with the nominations? who do you think is going to win?

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