Here Are The Nominees For The kykNET Ghoema Music Awards 2019

The kykNET Ghoema Music Awards annually rewards the biggest role players in the Afrikaans music industry.
This year we celebrate and reward everything released in the 2018 calendar year.

In 2019 we celebrate the 8th kykNET Ghoemas and it is still one of the most sought-after awards ceremonies in the Afrikaans music industry. Over the past seven years the Ghoemas has had a huge impact on the careers of the artists who have been winners in the various categories. On 17 April 2019 we will award and celebrate this year’s winners.

This gala event will be held at the Sun Arena at Times Square in Pretoria and will be broadcast live on kykNET, DStv channel 144, for the third consecutive year.

Book your tickets on the Ghoema-website and find all the codes as well as the SMS number to vote for your favourites. SMS’s cost R2. Terms and Conditions apply.

The nominees are as follows:
 
BEST NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR

  • DOUVOORDAG – DIE AVONTUUR
  • EARLY B – AANGENAME KENNIS
  • IVAN ROUX – DAAI DING
  • SERENADE – BLY LIEF VIR MY
  • VINCENT GORDON – ASEM

BEST COMPOSITION OF THE YEAR

  • DEMI LEE MOORE – “MIS EET SLAAP HERHAAL” (SKRYWER: JOHAN OBERHOLZER)
  • ELVIS BLUE – “BERG” (SKRYWER: ELVIS BLUE)
  • REFENTSE – “REISIGER” (SKRYWER: REFENTSE MORAKE)
  • TARRYN LAMB – “MAL OOR JOU” (SKRYWER: JOHAN OBERHOLZER)
  • TWEE – “PATENSIE” (SKRYWER: HERMAN KLEINHANS)

BEST HIP HOP SONG OF THE YEAR

  • EARLY B – “BEN TEN” (SKRYWER: EARLY B)
  • HEMELBESEM – “BLAAS DIE TROMPET” (SKRYWER: S WITBOOI)
  • HEMELBESEM – “DIE SILWER MAAN (FLIPPIT)” (SKRYWER: S WITBOOI)
  • JEROME REX – “BOOGIE UP” (SKRYWER: JEROME REX)
  • ROSEY DIE RAPPER – “MY NAAM HOOR” [SKRYWER: MURENSIA BLOCK (ROSEY DIE RAPPER)
  • YOMA – “MY PENS” (SKRYWER: C WITBOOI)

BEST POP ALBUM BY A MALE ARTIST

  • BRENDAN PEYPER  – DIS NIE SONDE NIE
  • DIRK VAN DER WESTHUIZEN – SEXY VI MY
  • JOE FOSTER – VOLGENDE STAP
  • SNOTKOP – SOUS
  • VERNON BARNARD – DEUR JOU OË

BEST POP-ALBUM BY A FEMALE ARTIST

  • AMOR VITTONE – EK BLY NET ‘N MA
  • DEMI LEE MOORE – MIS EET SLAAP HERHAAL
  • ELIZMA THERON – HIERDIE HART BRAND LIEFDE
  • FRANJA DU PLESSIS – HITTEGOLF

BEST CONTEMPORARY ALBUM BY A MALE ARTIST

  • ADAM TAS – SIT KÊRELS
  • COENIE DE VILLIERS – PURE COENIE
  • MANIE JACKSON – OP ‘N HOË NOOT
  • PIETMAN GELDENHUYS – VAN DIE OS OP DIE JAS
  • REFENTSE – LIEFDEGENERASIE

BEST CONTEMPORARY ALBUM BY A FEMALE ARTIST

  • CORDELIA  – WEES LIEF
  • JENNIFER ZAMUDIO – GOUD IS MY WOORDE
  • LIZANNE BARNARD – GEVLERKTES
  • TARRYN LAMB – MAL OOR JOU
  • VERONA  – MASKERS

BEST ALBUM BY A DUO OR GROUP

  • 4 WERKE – 4 BY 4
  • ADAM – BEWE
  • DOUVOORDAG – DIE AVONTUUR
  • SERENADE – BLY LIEF VIR MY
  • STRAATLIGKINDERS – VERDWYN
  • TWEE – SIRKELS

BEST GOSPEL ALBUM

  • DU PREEZ STOLTZ – NUUTGEMAAK
  • LIEZEL MARSHALL – ANKER
  • S1 – S1NG

BEST CHILDREN’S ALBUM OR DVD

  • BUSTER & BELLA – BUSTER & BELLA EN DIE 8 TALENTE
  • CLARICE & DIE REËNBOOGKIDZ – LEKKER OM BLY TE WEES
  • KLIKKERLAND – LAG ‘N SLAG

BEST ALTERNATIVE ALBUM

  • ALMERO – MAANDAG
  • ATLANTISEERS – VERHOUDINGSPOLITIEK
  • DOUVOORDAG – DIE AVONTUUR
  • JAN BLOHM – DIE LIEFDE ALBUM

BEST ROCK-ALBUM

  • GERT KOEVERT – ANDERKANT DIE HIGHWAY
  • PIET BOTHA – DIE MIDDERNAGTREIN
  • STRAATLIGKINDERS – VERDWYN

BEST HIP HOP-ALBUM

  • EARLY B – AANGENAME KENNIS
  • HEMELBESEM – GOD PRAAT AFRIKAANS
  • JEROME REX – AL JEROME
  • YOMA – MOEDERTAAL

BEST BOERE OR TRADITIONAL MUSIC-ALBUM

  • ARMAND STEENKAMP – LEKKER MENS
  • BRIAN NIEUWOUDT & FRED RHEEDER – TUISGEBAK
  • VATVAS DANSORKES – SO MAAK ONS

BEST INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM

  • CH2 – SOOS IN DIE OU DAE – ONTHOU JY NOG?
  • IBRAHIM KHALIL SHIHAB – ESSENCE OF SPRING
  • LIZELLE LE ROUX – JOY
  • ROCCO DE VILLIERS – KORTBROEK, LANGKOUSE

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

  • DEMI LEE MOORE – “MIS EET SLAAP HERHAAL” (REGIE: CHRISTIAN WOLF – BRICKWOLF CREATIVES)
  • STEVE HOFMEYR / BOK VAN BLERK / BOBBY  VAN JAARSVELD / JAY / TOUCH OF CLASS – “DIE LAND”
  • (REGIE: CHRISTIAN WOLF – BRICKWOLF CREATIVES)
  • KALEIDOSKOOP – “VLUGVOETIG” (REGIE: PAUL HUGO – UBUNTU FILM HOUSE)
  • REFENTSE – “REISIGER” (REGIE: GERHARD VAN ROOYEN – GVR)
  • SNOTKOP – “SOUSERIG” (REGIE: CHRISTIAN WOLF – BRICKWOLF CREATIVES)

BEST SONGWRITER: SOLO

  • ELVIS BLUE
  • JAN BLOHM
  • JOE FOSTER
  • JOHAN OBERHOLZER
  • PIETMAN GELDENHUYS

BEST SONGWRITER: GROUP

  • C WITBOOI & S WITBOOI
  • CHRISTOPH KOTZE & JOHAN VORSTER
  • FRANCOIS HENNING & DIRK VAN NIEKERK
  • FRANCOIS HENNING / DIRK VAN NIEKERK  / ADOLF VORSTER / DON KELLY
  • JATTIE DE BEER & ILSE DE BEER

BEST PRODUCER: SOLO

  • DANNY SMOKE
  • DIRK VAN NIEKERK
  • JUAN ‘FLOORS’ OOSTHUIZEN
  • MURRAY LUBBE
  • ROBIN KIELLY

BEST PRODUCER: GROUP

  • ELVIS BLUE & JUAN ‘FLOORS’ OOSTHUIZEN
  • FRANJA DU PLESSIS & STASS
  • JAN BLOHM / JOHN MASSER / FRANCOIS KLEINHANS / TERTIUS HUMAN
  • JATTIE DE BEER & JAKE ODENDAAL
  • PIETMAN GELDENHUYS & SCHALK JOUBERT

FOR THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES THERE ARE NO NOMINEES BUT WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON THE NIGHT OF THE AWARDS:

  • MEES AFGELAAIDE ALBUM VAN DIE JAAR
  • MEES AFGELAAIDE LIEDJIE VAN DIE JAAR
  • MEES GESTROOMDE ALBUM VAN DIE JAAR
  • MEES GESTROOMDE LIEDJIE VA DIE JAAR
  • GEWILDSTE LIEDJIE VAN DIE JAAR
  • ERE-TOEKENNING: LEWENSBYDRAE
  • ERE-TOEKENNING: BESTE VERKOPER
  • PUBLIEK SE GUNSTELING MANLIKE KUNSTENAAR
  • PUBLIEK SE GUNSTELING VROULIKE KUNSTENAAR
  • PUBLIEK SE GUNSTELING DUO OF GROEP

THE CANDIDATES IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES WILL ONLY BE ANNOUNCED ON THE NIGHT OF THE AWARDS:

  • GROEP VAN DIE JAAR
  • MANLIKE KUNSTENAAR VAN DIE JAAR
  • VROULIKE KUNSTENAAR VAN DIE JAAR
  • ALBUM VAN DIE JAAR

Use the hashtag #Ghoemas on FacebookTwitter and Instagram and let us know your thoughts.

Published by Andrew Germishuys

Founder of SAMDB, Andrew has worked full time in the film industry since the early 2000's. He has trained as an actor, completing his LAMDA Gold Medal, and attending many courses in Cape Town acting studios, with masterclasses with some of the international industries top directors, producers and filmmakers. Working as an actor and armourer in the film and television industry have given Andrew a great balance of skills across the board when it comes to the entertainment industry. Catch him on Twitter: twitter.com/andrewgerm_za And IMDb: www.imdb.com/name/nm5390453/

%d bloggers like this: