Asake, Adekunle Gold nominated for Tiktok awards |(full list of nominees)


Sub-Sahara African artists are nominated for the 2023 Tiktok Top Creator Awards!

The Tiktok Top Creator Awards for Sub-Sahara Africa in 2023 and this year will be its second edition. The Award ceremony is scheduled for February 9, 2024, at Vodaword in Midrand, Johannesburg. Over 10 creators, musicians, media houses, and lifestyle curators were nominated in Numerous Categories. Asake, Adekunle Gold, Khaid, Pulse Nigeria, and many others are among the nominees

These accolades celebrates the accomplishments and inventive spirit of creators and also offers insight into the forthcoming trends in African media and entertainment. TikTok seeks to illuminate the creative expression that fuels the growth of the industry throughout Africa.

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Full List of Nominees

Sports creator of the year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Nezcatt (South Africa)
  • stoneavenuee (Nigeria)

Gaming creator of the year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • khalamanja_ (Nigeria)
  • _someothergirl (Kenya)
  • tacticalceza (Nigeria)

Entertainment creator of the year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Sachi_himes96 (South Africa)
  • Lifestory328 (Kenya)

Lifestyle and Education creator of the year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Foodstakenya (Kenya)
  • _iremide (Nigeria)
  • SiyaBunny (South Africa)

Trailblazer of the Year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • OfficialKinuthia (Kenya)
  • @olaoflagos_ (Nigeria)

Africa Rising creator of the year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Afrolecia (Haircare South Africa)
  • Nairobidisclosure (Food Kenya)

Publisher of the Year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • PulseNigeria247 (Nigeria)
  • Startimeskenya (Kenya)
  • Foodiesofsa (South Africa)
  • WWTaste (South Africa)
  • PulseSports (Nigeria)
  • jointribe_gg (Nigeria)
  • Netflixnigeria (Nigeria)

Song of the Year in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Tyler ICU & Tumelo_za – Mnike (feat. DJ Maphorisa, Nandipha808, Ceeka RSA & Tyron Dee)
  • Inkabi Zezwe, Sjava & Big Zulu – Umbayimbayi
  • Uncle Waffles, Tony Duardo & Justin 99 – Yahyuppiyah(feat.Pcee, EeQue & Chley)
  • Guchi & Loud Behaviour – Notice Me
  • Pcee, S’gija Disciples & Zan’Ten – Kilimanjaro ( Feat. Justin 99, Mema_Percent & Mr JazziQ)
  • Khaid & Boy Spyce – Carry Me Go (Sped Up)
  • Khaid – Anabella (Sped Up)
  • Asake – Lonely At the Top
  • Spyro – Who is your guy?
  • Adekunle Gold & Zinoleesky – Party No Dey Stop
  • Jux & Diamond Platnumz – Enjoy
  • Jay Melody – Sawa
  • Platform TZ – Wivu
  • Alikiba – Mahaba
  • Bruce Africa – You