Sugarcane” Hitmaker, Camidoh, Receives BET Awards Nomination
The artist behind the popular song “Sugarcane” has received a nomination in the Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act category for this year’s Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards. The official list of nominees was announced on Thursday, June 8.
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The announcement of Camidoh’s nomination was made by his manager, George Britton, who took to Facebook to express his congratulations for this achievement. He posted, “Congratulations to Camidoh and the team for the BET Best New International Act nomination!”
Camidoh, known for the remix of his song “Sugarcane” which won the Best International Collaboration of the Year at the 24th VGMAs, will be competing against talented artists such as Asake from Nigeria, Raye and Flo from the UK, Labianca from Cameroon, Maureen and Werenoi from France, MC Ryan FC from Brazil, and Pabi Cooper from South Africa.
Ghana has seen several of its artists receive recognition at the BET Awards in the past. Notable names include Black Sherif, Kojo Antwi, D. Black, Sarkodie, R2bees, Stonebwoy, Fuse ODG, MzVee, and Kwesi Arthur. The inclusion of Camidoh in this prestigious category further highlights the talent and diversity of Ghana’s music industry.
The BET Awards ceremony will take place on Sunday, June 25, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, USA. Fans have the opportunity to vote for their favorite artist until Thursday, June 15, in order to support them in winning the prestigious award.