2021 might still be very young but the awards seasons are already here with our very own entertainers already scoring a number of nominations.


Khaligraph, Sauti Sol and Ethic kick started the year with a number of nominations in the just postponed, prestigious MTV Africa music awards. 

This time round, 14 Kenyan gospel acts are up for a number of awards, after Rhema Awards East Africa released a list of competitive nominees under different categories.

The categories range from Best junior gospel act, gospel song of the year to best female and male continental gospel act.

The 14 acts include; Guardian Angel, Size 8, Juliani, Evelyn Wanjiru, Mercy Masika, Kaki Mwihaki, Erick Smith, David Wonder, DJ Sadic, Ben Cyco, Agundabweni, Tim, Rotadee, Whitney Joy and Kambua.

Evelyn Wanjiru (Best female gospel artist, best gospel praise song, best gospel album/ep) and Guardian Angel (Best gospel worship song, gospel song of the year, best gospel praise song ) are the few Kenyan acts who bagged multiple nominations.

To vote for them you will have to follow @rhemaawardsea_official on Instagram, and DM the name of your preferred nominee.

The polls open till March 30, 2021 with the gala set to be held on Easter Sunday, April 3rd, 2021 with the venue yet to be disclosed.