2017 MOBO Nomination Release

The MOBO nominations 2017 list in full –

Best male :

Bugzy Malone
Chip
Dave
Giggs
J Hus
Maleek Berry
Mostack
Sampha
Skepta
Stormzy

Best female :

Emeli Sandé
Jessie Ware
Jorja Smith
Lady Leshurr
Little Simz
Mabel
Nadia Rose
NAO
Ray BLK
Stefflon Don

Best album :

J Hus – Common Sense
Nines – One Foot Out
Sampha – Process
Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
Wretch 32 – Growing Over Life

Best newcomer :

Dave
Jorja Smith
Kojo Funds
Lotto Boyzz
Loyle Carner
Mabel
Mist
Not3s
Stefflon Don
Yxng Bane

Best songs :

J Hus – ‘Did You See’
Kojo Funds feat. Abra Cadabra – ‘Dun Talkin’
Not3s – ‘Addison Lee’
Stormzy – ‘Big For Your Boots’
Yungen feat. Yxng Bane – ‘Bestie’

Best video :

Bossman Birdie – Walk The Walk
J Hus – Spirit
Loyle Carner – The Isle Of Arran
Mist – Hot Property
Stormzy – Big For Your Boots

Best hip-hop act :

Giggs
Little Simz
Loyle Carner
Nines
Stefflon Don
Wretch 32

Best grime act :

AJ Tracey
Chip
P Money
Skepta
Stormzy
Wiley

Best R&B/soul act :

Craig David
Jorja Smith
NAO
Ray BLK
Sampha

Best international act :

Cardi B
DJ Khaled
Drake
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar
Migos
Solange Knowles
SZA
Travis Scott
Wizkid

Best African act

Davido
Eugy
Juls
Maleek Berry
Mr Eazi
Sarkodie
Tekno
Tiwa Savage
Wande Coal
Wizkid

Best reggae act :

Aidonia
Alkaline
Chronixx
Damian Marley
Popcaan

Best jazz act :

Cleveland Watkiss
Daymé Arocena
Moses Boyd
Mr Jukes
Terrace Martin

Best gospel act

Lurine Cato
Mali Music
S.O.
Triple O
Volney Morgan & New-Ye

The Mobos this year will be coming to us on Wednesday 29th November from the First Direct Arena in Leeds.

Written By Kenny Leavett