An overjoyed Amanda took to social media to share news of her nomination and encouraged her fans to vote.
“Just got nominated for the BET Awards 2017. Ohh my gaahd. Just made my great day even greater!” she wrote.
Amanda will compete in the category against Dave (United Kingdom)‚ Jorja Smith (United Kingdom)‚ RayVanny (Tanzania)‚ Changmo (South Korea)‚ Daniel Caesar (Canada)‚ Remi (Australia) and Skip Marley (Jamaica).
Amanda also joins AKA and Nasty C a s nominees from Mzansi at the prestigious event to be held in LA later this month.
Her BET nomination adds further gloss to the great year for the Amazulu musician after getting two awards at the Metro FM Music Awards in February and three awards at the SAMA’s last month. – SowetanLive