Metro FM Music Awards: 7 fun facts about SA’s biggest music awards show


Metro FM Music Awards is the South African biggest annual music awards show. The awards ceremony hosted by radio station Metro FM

Here are facts you might know about Metro FM Music Awards:

1. Metro FM Awards was established in 2000 and the first ceremony was held on October 20.

2. In 2012, the awards ceremony didn’t take place.

3. The first sponsor of Metro FM Awards is MTN.

4. Metro FM Awards is the South African first public-voted awards.

5. The awards was having only 10 category namely, Best Male Vocal, Best Female Vocal, Best Group, Song of the Year, Album of the year, Best Kwaito, Best Jazz, Best R&B, Best Gospel and Best Styled Artist.

6. Metro FM Awards was produced initially by S’khonyana Productions and later Blue Moon.

7. The awards was launched during Romeo Kumalo as the Station Manager of Metro FM.

The 15th Annual Metro FM Music Awards will be held on Saturday, February 27th, 2016 at Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre (Durban ICC) in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal and will be live on SABC1 – be sure to tune in and stick with for the best black carpet coverage on the web!