Here's a Full List of SAMAs 2018 Winners

Shekhinah and Joyous Celebration took the night!

The biggest names in South African music were celebrated at the South African Music Awards (SAMAs) this weekend! Keep reading for a full list of SAMAs 2018 winners on the second night of the prestigious event.

Shekhinah won big on the night, taking home three awards – including the award for Album of the Year and Best Female Artist.

The Winners:

Newcomer of the Year: Shekhinah for Rose Gold

Male Artist of the Year: Prince Kaybee for I am Music

Female Artist of the Year: Shekhinah for Rose Gold

Duo or Group of the Year: Mafikizolo for 20

Album of the Year: Rose Gold by Shekhinah

SAMRO Highest Airplay Composer’s Award: Sun-EL Musician ft Samthing Soweto for Akanamali composed by Sanele ‘Sun-El Musician’ Sithole

CAPASSO Best Selling Digital Download Composer’s Award: Joyous Celebration for Joyous Celebration Volume 21: Heal Our Land composed by Timothy Bambelela Myeni

Best Selling Digital Artist of the Year: Joyous Celebration for Joyous Celebration Volume 21: Heal Our Land

SAMPRA Highest Airplay Song of the Year: Akanamali by Sun-EL Musician ft Samthing Soweto

Best Selling DVD of the Year: Joyous Celebration Volume 21: Heal Our Land by Joyous Celebration

Best Selling Album of the Year: Joyous Celebration Volume 21: Heal Our Land by Joyous Celebration

Lifetime Achievement Award: Dr Mbongeni Ngema, Adv Steve Kekana, Letona ‘Spokes H’ Hlatshwayo Spokes

International Achievement Award: Shashika Mooruth

Best Rock Album: Selfmedikasie by Fokofpolisiekar

Best Pop Album: The Beautiful Madness by Tresor

Beste Kontemporêre Musiek Album: Skepe by Jo Black

Best African Adult Contemporary Album: Ilanga by Siseko Pame

Best Alternative Music Album: Mangaliso by Bongeziwe Mabandla

Best R&B/Soul/Reggae Album: Relationships by Afrotraction

Best Hip Hop Album: Yellow by Shane Eagle

Best Kwaito Album: Highly Flavoured by Busiswa

Best Dance Album: King Zamar by Lady Zamar

Best Traditional Faith Music Album: Andile KaMajola Chapter 8 Sekwanele by Andile KaMajola

Best Contemporary Faith Music Album: Heaven’s Ways by Nqubeko Mbatha

Best African Indigenous Gospel Album: Samson Aphi Amandla Akho by Vuma Zion

Best African Artist Album: The Simphiwe Dana Symphony Experience by Simphiwe Dana

Best Traditional Music Album: Jessica Mbangeni Sings IGoli Live @ Lyric Theatre Johannesburg by Jessica Mbangeni

Best Maskandi Album: 6 To 6 by Abafana Baka Mgqumeni

Best Jazz Album: Ikhambi by Nduduzo Makhathini

Best Classical and/or Instrumental Album: Baroqueswing Vol III by Charl du Plessis Trio

Best Afro Pop Album: 20 by Mafikizolo

Best Live Audio Visual Recording / DVD: Red Mic Xperience by Donald. Visual recording producer: Robin Kohl

Best Collaboration: Akanamali by Sun-El Musician featuring Samthing Soweto

Music Video of the Year: Arumtumtum by Rouge. Directed by Alex Fynn

Best Produced Album: Late Night People by Goldfish. Produced by Dominic Peters and David Poole

Best Engineered Album: 20 by Mafikizolo. Produced by Howard Gomba and Themba Sekowe

Remix of the Year: I got you by Encore. Remixed by Mobi Dixon

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