MOBO LAUNCH 09'



THE MOBO LAUNCH

Its probably their most successful launch in years. Its the first time that there was an army of UK artists that were mobbed by photographers, in the same was way that any U.S. A-list would be mobbed.

The launch was packed with some of the UK’s hottest acts, some of he most influential managers in the game, journalists, and DJ’s. It was a good night.

N-dubz and Chipmunk got 4 nominations, Dizzee 3, and Mr Hudson clocked 2, and I copped a nomination for best DJ.

Here’s the all of the nominees:

BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT
Akon
Beyonce Knowles
Ciara
Drake
Eminem
Jay-Z
Kanye West
Keri Hilson
Lady GaGa
Mariah Carey

BEST SONG
“Beat Again” – JLS
“Diamond Rings” – Chipmunk feat. Emeli Sande
“Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes” – K.I.G. Family
“Number One” – Tinchy Stryder feat. N-Dubz
“Strong Again” – N-Dubz

BEST ALBUM
“808′s & Heartbreak” – Kanye West
“Catch 22″ – Tinchy Stryder
“Catch Me If You Can” – Bashy
“I Am…Sasha Fierce” – Beyonce Knowles
“Uncle B” – N-Dubz

BEST REGGAE ACT
Movado
Sean Paul
Serani
Tarrus Riley
Vybz Kartel

BEST DJ
Semtex

BEST JAZZ ACT
Diana Krall
Herbie Hancock
Madeleine Peyroux
Melody Gardot
Yolanda Brown

BEST AFRICAN ACT
Amadou and Mariam
Baaba Maal
Eidee
Femi Kuti
K’Naan
Lira
Mujava
Nneka
Oumou Sangare
Salif Kelta

BEST GOSPEL ACT
Desire to Worship God
Kiki Sheard
Mary Mary
New Direction Crew

You can vote here. I’ve already cast my votes.

Who are you gonna vote for?

6 thoughts on “MOBO LAUNCH 09'

  1. I think Cudi should’ve got a nomination for Best International.

    Shame there’s not a best mixtape category cos there have been some amazin mixtapes over the last year. But then again that’s not the point of mixtapes.

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