Not only do we have the MOBO Awards, we also have the UMA’s (Urban Music Awards) which will take place in November. Yey!!!!
Estelle is again leading the way in award nominations, this time picking up nods in five categories for the UK Urban Music Awards (UMAs).
Last week, it was revealed that the singer, 28, had five nods for this year’s MOBO (Music of Black Origin Awards).
Dance act Booty Luv are up for three UMAs – best crossover act, best dance act and best group – while Leona Lewis is up for best R&B act and best album.
The public-voted UMAs take place at London’s O2 Arena on 15 November.
Other acts to be nominated in two categories were singers Craig David and Jay Sean, rappers Dizzee Rascal and Sway and grime artist Tinchy Stryder.
Everything is Borrowed by Mike Skinner’s The Streets – only released on Monday – is up for best album while Skinner, who has run his own record label, is up for best entrepreneur.
Singer Amy Winehouse is nominated for best neo-soul act while Mark Ronson, who won best British male at the Brits in February, gets a nod for best producer. (Source)
Craig David… really???? His last effort flopped.
Does anyone have the full nomination list? I’m curious…..
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