GYPTAIN LEADS IRAWMA NOMINEES
The nominees for the 2010 International Reggae and World Music Awards have been announced and singing sensation Gyptain leads the pack.
With 8 nominations Gyptain speeds ahead, while Damian Marley trails with 7 nominations, Trinidad’s Machael Montano and Vybz Kartel follows closely with 6 and 5 respectively. I-Octane and Shaggy each have 4 nominations.
The announcement was made at 12:15pm today in Trinidad, the new home for the 30th staging of IRAWMA.
Founder and CEO Ephraim Martin gives us the full hundred.
Meanwhile, Etana, Queen Ifrika, Alaine, Marcia Griffiths and Tanya Stephens will battle for the best female vocalist title.
Best male deejay sees Mavado, Vybz Kartel, Beanie Man, Elephant Man and Damion Marley go neck to neck for the coveted title.
Keep it locked for the 411.