Tanzania’s Rayvanny made history at the MTV EMAs that took place on Sunday night by becoming the first African to perform live at the MTV EMA award ceremony that took place in Budapest, Hungary.
Rayvanny performed alongside Colombian singer Maluma performing their recently released single “Mama Tetema.”
Rayvanny took to his socials to share his excitement right after his performance.
“Ni Mungu tu !!! Kama unaamini katika Mungu Type Amen !!! @mtvema 🔥🔥🔥 #Newchui 🐆🇹🇿,”
Its only God!!! If you believe in God type Amen!!! @mtvema 🔥🔥🔥 #Newchui 🐆🇹🇿,”
Diamond Platnumz was among the first to congratulate Rayvanny for his performance.
“The first African artist to Perform #MTVEMA @rayvanny Chui 🐅 👑.... Niwakumbusha Msanii wa kwanza Africa kuperform MTVEMA anatokea Tanzania, Mkoa wa Wasafi na sasa ni raisi wa Next Level Mh @rayvanny,”
He also urged his followers to practice patience when it comes to working towards their goals.
“Vijana wenzangu Tujifunzeni Kuwa na Nidhamu na Fadhila ili Sanaa zetu zitufikishe mbali zaidi na tusiishie kwenye Mihadarati....🐅 #WCB4life#NextLevel#Tetema,”
Nigerian Star Wizkid was crowned as the Best African Act, beating East Africa’s only representative Diamond Platnumz, South Africa’s Focalistic, Tems (Nigeria), and Ghana’s Amaarae.