Nominees for the 2016 Watsup Tv Music Video (WAMVA) Awards have officially been announced.

The launch, which happened on 29th October 2016 inside Osu Plot 7 Club witnessed the presence of some top entertainment personalities including George Britton, Ebenezer Anangfio, Episode, Merqury Quaye, Kofi Kinaata, Scientific, D Cryme, Luther, Eazzy, Ephraim, Bossu Kule, Booza Kay, Opanka, Feli Nuna, Iyk Wonder, Gallaxy, Magnom, Smile Baba among others.

This award show is aimed at honouring Anglophone and Francophone artistes from the Africa music video medium.

Below are full list of nominees..

BEST AFRICAN VIDEO DIRECTOR 2016

Clarence Peters - Pana by TeknoGodfather - Kidogo by Diamond Platnumz ft P'squareJustin Campos - Kamatia by Navy Kenzo - Lex Maccaty - Baby by Shatta WaleMoe Musa - Romantic by Korede Bello Ft. Tiwa SavagePhamous Philms - Nyedziloby by Edem ft Reekado BanksPrince Dovlo - Awoa by Pappy KojoSaid C Naciri - Tsunami by Ahmed ChawkiSesan - Final by WizkidUnlimited LA - Bahd Baddo Baddest by Falz ft. Olamide, Davido

BEST AFRICAN GROUP/DUO VIDEO 2016

Bracket ft. Timaya - CelebrateNavy Kenzo - KamatiaVVIP ft Patoranking - AlhajiSauti Sol ft Alikiba - Uncoditional BaeMafikizolo ft. Diamond Platnumz, Dj Maphorisa - Colour of AfricaKiff No Beat - La vie de lougatoofan - EledjiMavins - JantaManta4X4 ft BukBak - AtongoRuff n Smooth - Shaba

BEST WEST AFRICAN VIDEO 2016

DJ Arafat - MaplôrlyMokobe - J'ai trop danséPatoranking - No Kissing Shatta Wale - Baby (chop kiss)Kandia Kora ft Sidiki Diabate - Complexe 0Stonebwoy - People DeyTekno - PanaTiwa Savage - BadWizkid - FinalYemi Alade - Want You

BEST SOUTH AFRICAN VIDEO 2016

AKA - ComposureBlack Coffee ft Mquee - Come with MeCassper Noyvest - War Ready Da LES ft. Riky Rick - SummerDJ Maphorisa ft Wizkid, Dj Buckz - Soweto BabyEmtee ft AKA ft Wizkid - RollupKhuli Chana - MoneyKO - Ding Dong -Mafilizolo ft. Diamond - Colours of AfricaNasty C ft. Davido, Cassper Nyovest - Juice Back

BEST NORTH AFRICAN VIDEO 2016

Ahmed Chawki - TsunamiAmal Maher - Ezay FatetnyAmr Diab Ft. Mohamed Mounir - Al QahiraDouzi - Mazal MazalMohamed Hamaki - Ma BalashIbtissam Tiskat - Ma Fi Mn HabibiLatifa - MaktoobliSaad Lamjarred - GhaltanaSamira Said - Mahassalsh HagaTamer Hosny - Kol Haga Bena

BEST CENTRAL AFRICAN VIDEO 2016

Anna Joyce - Te AmarC4 Pedro - Tu És a MulherCharlotte Dipanda - Aléa Mba Daphne ft Ben Decca - NdoloFabregas - Double FaceFerre Gola ft Victoria Kimani - TuchezeFranko - Coller La PetiteMagasco - All VIPReniss - La SauceStanley Enow ft Ice Prince - Yours

BEST EAST AFRICAN VIDEO 2016

Ali Kiba - AjeAY ft Diamond Platnumz - ZigoDiamond Platnumz ft Psquare - KIDOGOEddy Kenzo - So GoodHarmonize ft Diamond Platnumz - BadoKnoweless Butera - Ko NashizeNavy Kenzo - KamatiRaymond - KwetuSauti Sol ft Alikiba - Unconditional BaeVictoria Kimani ft Khuli Chana - All the Way

BEST AFRICAN FEMALE VIDEO 2016

Almok - Molo moloCharlotte Dipanda - Aléa Mba Pah ChileraMzVee- Hold Me NowSeyi Shay - Pack and GoTiwa Savage - BadVivian Chidid - WuyumaVanessa Mdee - NirogeYemi Alade - Want YouVictoria Kimani ft. Khuli Chana - All the wayDJ Lambo ft. CYNTHIA MORGAN, EVA ALORDIAH & SEYI SHAY - The Motion

BEST AFRICAN MALE VIDEO 2016

Amr Diab Ft. Mohamed Mounir - Al Qahira "CairoCassper Nyovest - War ReadyDiamond Platnumz ft Psqaure - KidogoFranko - Coller La PetiteIce Prince - BossPatoranking ft Sarkodie - No KissingShatta Wale - Baby (ChopSidiki Diabete - InianafiTekno - PanaWizkid - Final

BEST AFRICAN COMBO VIDEO 2016

AKA ft Burna Boy, Khuli Chana, Yanga - BaddestDavido ft Olamide - The MoneyDiamond Platnumz ft AKA - Make Me SingDJ Jimmy Jatt ft Wizkid - Feeling the BeatEdem ft Reekaedo Banks - NyedziloEmtee ft Wizkid & Aka - Roll Up (ReUp)Kiff No Beat ft Arafat - Approchez RegardezKollins ft Chidinma - Ma PréféréeKoredo Bello ft Tiwa Savage - RomanticMasterkraft ft Flavour & Sarkodie - FinallyPatoranking ft Sarkodie - No KissingMC Galaxy ft Stonebwoy, Cynthia Morgan & DJ Jimmy Jatt - Go Gaga

AFRICAN VIDEO OF THE YEAR 2016

Ahmed Chawki - TsunamiAmr Diab ft. Mohamed Mounir - Al QahiraCassper Nyovest - War ReadyDiamond Platnumz ft P'Square - KidogoEdem ft Reekado Banks - NyedziloFranko - Coller La PetiteTekno - PanaTiwa Savage - BadWizkid - FinalYemi Alade - Want You

BEST INTERNATIONAL VIDEO 2016

1. Rihanna ft. Drake - Work - USA2. Adele - Hello - UK3. Beyonce - Formation - USA4. Black M - Je Suis Chez Moi - France5. Chris Browm - Little More - USA6. Drake - Hotline Bling - USA7. Tinie Tempah ft Wizkid - Mamacita - UK8. Jidenna - Knickers - USA9. Maitre Gims ft. Niska - Sapés Comme Jamais - France10. MHD - A kele Nta – France

BEST AFRO POP VIDEO 2016

1. Yemi Alade - Want You - Nigeria2. Guru - Samba - Ghana3. Iyanya - Heartbeat - Nigeria4. Kiss Daniel - Mama - Nigeria5. D Cryme ft Sarkodie - Koko Sakora - Ghana6. Runtown - Walahi - Nigeria7. Scientific ft Quincy B - Rotate - Liberia8. Tekno - Pana - Nigeria9. Wizkid - Final - Nigeria10. DJ Maphorisa ft Wizkid & Dj Buckz - Soweto Baby - South Africa

BEST AFRICAN HIP HOP VIDEO 2016

1. Falz ft. Olamide, Davido - Bahd Baddo Baddest - Nigeria2. AKA - Composure - South Africa3. Cassper - War Ready - South Africa4. Dblack ft MI Abaga - Champ - Ghana5. Dee Money - Ale - Ghana6. EL - Lalafalama - Ghana7. Iba One - Dokèra - Mali8. Kiff no Beat - La vie de Louga - Côte d'Ivoire9. King Kaka - Mr. 254 - Kenya10. Omar Sterling - Bob Marley - Ghana11. Reminisce - Asalamalekun - Nigeria12. Sarkodie - Take it Back - Ghana

BEST AFRICAN PERFORMANCE 2016

1. C4 Pedro - Feira de Março - Angola2. Cassper Nyovest - Fill up the dome concert - South Africa3. Diamond Platnumz & NE-YO - Jembeka Festival - Tanzania4. DJ Arafat - Concert a Korhogo - Côte d'Ivoire5. P Square - Concert: Slide and Bounce tour - Nigeria6. Shatta wale - After the Storm Concert - Ghana7. Sidiki Diabete - Concert au Palais de la Culture Abidjan - Mali8. Tamer Hosny - Kol Haga Bena Live - Egypt9. Tiwa Savage - One Africa Music Fest 2016 - Nigeria10. Wizkid - Mutzig Beer Fest - Nigeria

BEST AFRICAN RnB VIDEO 2016

1. 2Baba - Officially Blind - Nigeria2. Akwaboah ft. Ice Prince - I do Love You - Ghana3. Alikiba - Aje - Tanzania4. Banky W - Made for You - Nigeria5. Efya ft Bisa Kdei - One of your Own - Ghana6. Joey B U x Me Ghana7. Jon Germain ft. Dee Moneey & EL - Threesome - Ghana8. Mohamed Hamaki - Ma Balash - Egypt9. Soul Bangs - Temai Kha Fera - Guinea10. Wande Coal - Super Woman - Nigeria

BEST AFRICAN NEW COMER VIDEO 2016

1. Falz ft. Olamide, Davido - Bahd Baddo Baddest - Nigeria2. Harmonize ft DIAMOND PLATNUMZ BADO - Tanzania3. Humblesmith ft. Davido - Osinachy - Nigeria4. Jeed Rogers ft Mr. Eazi - Timebad - Ghana5. Locko - NDUTU - Cameroon6. Mayunga ft Akon - Please Don't Go Away - Tanzania7. Mr. Eazi ft Efya - Skin Tight - Nigeria8. Muno - Never Regret - Nigeria9. Pappy Kojo - Awoa - Ghana10. Shaker ft Sarkodie - Hello - Ghana11. Sidike Diabete - Inianafi Debena - Mali12. YCEE - Omo Alhaji - Nigeria

BEST AFRICAN DANCE VIDEO 2016

1. Ahmed Chawki - Tsunami - Morocco2. Dbanj - Emergency - Nigeria3. Oudy 1er - Lokolo - Guinea4. Eazzy - Kpakposhito - Ghana5. Edem ft. Reekado Banks - Nyedzilo - Ghana6. Eugy x Mr Eazi - Dance For Me - Nigeria7. Ruff n Smooth - Shaba - Ghana8. Runtown ft. Wizkid, Walshy Fire - Bend Down Pause - Nigeria9. Toofan - Eledji - Togo10. Yemi Alade - Want You - Nigeria

BEST AFRICAN REGGAE/DANCEHALL VIDEO 2016

1. Bebe Cool - Ki Ekiganye - Uganda2. Cynthia Morgan – Simatiniya - Nigeria3. Eazzy Ft. Stonebwoy - Na Na - Ghana4. MzVee - Hold me now - Ghana5. MC Galaxy ft Stonebwoy, Cynthia Morgan, DJ Jimmy Jatt - Go Gaga - Nigeria6. Navy Kenzo - Kamatia - Tanzania7. Patoranking ft Sarkodie - No Kissing Baby - Nigeria8. Runtown ft. Wizkid, Walshy Fire - Bend Down Pause - Nigeria9. Shatta Wale - Chopkiss - Ghana10. Stonebwoy - People Dey - Ghana

BEST AFRICAN TRADITIONAL VIDEO 2016

1. Humblesmith ft Davido - Osinachy - Nigeria2. 4X4 ft BukBak - Atongo - Ghana3. Bisa Kdei - Brother Brother - Ghana4. Flavour ft Selebobo - Mmege Mmege - Nigeria5. Knoweless Butera - Ko Nashize - Rwanda6. Mzee ft Rafiki, Salif Keita - We are all Africans - South Africa7. Navio - Njogereza - Uganda8. Tay Grin ft 2baba - Chipapapa - Malawi9. Timaya ft Flavour - Money - Nigeria10. Yemi Alade - Ferrari - Nigeria