SEVEN celebrities will keep music fans glued to their screens on Saturday for the 22nd annual South African Music Awards. Choreographer Somizi Mhlongo and 5FM radio host Thando Thabethe will occupy centre stage at the awards ceremony in Durban, providing lively commentary that taps into the excitement of South Africa’s top awards show.
Joining them from the #SAMA22 Amstel Green Room will be television personality Khanyi Mbau and Metro FM radio host Phat Joe. The pair will conduct exclusive backstage interviews with all the winners as they step off stage, celebrating Mzansi’s musical innovators and trailblazers.
Actor and model Lunga Shabalala and radio and television personalities Bonang Matheba and Pearl Modiadie will be working the red carpet on the night. The three are expected to give the audience an inside look into the high hopes and low necklines of Mzansi’s favourite music stars.
SABC1 viewers can sit back and watch the entertainment unfold live on their TV screens, steered by this band of vibrant local personalities. The awards, taking place at the Durban International Convention Centre, will feature an array of live performances.
The awards ceremony promises to be an unforgettable night, with a number of Mzansi’s hottest musicians also expected to attend the event.
* Tickets for the event are available at Computicket for R350.