Nutty O’s seed has indeed fully germinated after the singer bagged five Awards Saturday at the fourth edition of the Star FM Listeners’ Choice Awards
He walked away with the coveted Listeners’ Choice Song of the Year, Best Song of the Year, Best Zimdancehall Song with Handipere Power, the Album of the Year with Mustard Seed, and also took the Best Male Artist award.
Hameni Hlebanna by Mambo Dhuterere featuring Zolasko won two awards in the Best Gospel Song and the Best Collaboration award.
Fusion 5 Mangwiro also got two awards in Best R&B Song and Best Duo or Group.
Tamy Moyo took the Best Female Artist award whilst Kae Chaps was crowned the Best Newcomer.
10 Star Music Brands that have grown with Star FM since the station launched in 2012 were also honoured as the music station turns 10 this year.
The Star Music Brand awards were given to Nutty O, Tamy Moyo, Takura, Freeman, Janet Manyowa, Minister Mahendere, Gemma Griffiths, Tocky Vibes, Ex-Q, and Enzo Ishall.
Veteran drummer Sam Mataure was given the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Here are the full Winners:
BEST RNB SONG – Fusion 5 Mangwiro (Kuhope)
BEST HIP HOP SONG – Holy Ten (Wakatuka Amai)
BEST SONG BY A ZIMBABWEAN IN THE DIASPORA – Julian King (Ndomudawo)
BEST HOUSE/AMAPIANO – Roki (Screenshot)
BEST AFRICAN POP SONG – ExQ (Nezvangu)
BEST SUNGURA – DT Bio Mudimba
BEST ZIMDANCEHALL SONG – Nutty O (Handipere Power)
BEST GOSPEL SONG – Mambo Dhuterere ft Zolasko (Hameni Hlebanna)
BEST PRODUCER – DJ Tamuka
BEST NEWCOMER – Kae Chaps
BEST COLLABORATION – Mambo Dhuterere ft Zolasko (Hameni Hlebana)
BEST DUO OR GROUP – Fusion 5 Mangwiro
BEST SONG OF THE YEAR – Nutty O (Handipere Power)
ALBUM OF THE YEAR – Nutty O (Mustard Seed)
BEST FEMALE ARTIST – Tamy Moyo
BEST MALE ARTIST – Nutty O
LISTENERS CHOICE SONG OF THE YEAR – Nutty O (Handipere Power)
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Sam Mataure