Trevor Noah The Host Of MTV Africa Music Awards
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The host of comedy principal’s ‘The Daily Show’ will head returned domestic to Johannesburg for the once a year birthday celebration of African tune.
Trevor Noah will go back to south Africans to host the 6th edition of the MTV Africa music awards (MAMA). Which this year will take place in Johannesburg. The host of comedy crucial’s the everyday show will preside over the stay two-hour telecast on the price tag pro-dome on oct. 22, Viacom’s Viacom global media networks unit said Wednesday.
The corporation introduced again the awards display in 2014 after a 3-12 months hiatus. And tapped Marlon Wayans and Anthony Anderson as hosts inside the beyond years. The event took place in Durban inside the beyond couple of years. “I’m a large fan of African music and achievement. And it will be a large delight celebrating them each on the MTV Africa song awards 2016 in my own domestic town of Johannesburg’s,” stated Noah.
Alex ok’s, senior vice chairman & managing director, Viacom worldwide media networks Africa, added: “tremor Noah is an exceptional entertainer and testimony to the superb talent that Africa has to offer the sector.
To have him host the mama, our annual birthday party of Africa track, creativity, and fulfillment is an effective and galvanizing message. We’re extremely joyful that our first-ever display in Johannesburg. Might supplied by one of the metropolis’s maximum loved and favorite personalities.”
This yr’s mama version will feature performances from such African stars as alikiba. Babes WoD Uma, Casper neo vest, nasty c, ycee and Yemeni blade, among others. The MTV Africa music awards 2016 will air stay on MTV base and MTV in Africa. The show also be shown worldwide on companion stations and content material platforms beginning in October. At the same time as MTV channels around the world will air a one-hour mama-themed version of MTV international degree.