Praia, Aug 30 (Inforpress) – Cabo Verdean artists Dino d’Santiago, Nelson Freitas, Djodje, Jennifer Dias, Elida Almeida and Josslyn are nominated for the ‘African Entertainment Awards USA’, whose gala takes place on October 19th, in New Jersey (USA).
Dino d’Santiago, Nélson Freitas and Djodje will compete for the Best Male Artist of the Portuguese-Speaking African Countries (PALOP) award, along with artists Badoxa, Matias Damásio, Black Show, Calema, Binhan Quimor, Mr.Bow and G -Amado.
In the same category, but at female level, singers Jennifer Dias, Elida Almeida and Josslyn will dispute the title among themselves and seven other African artists such as Yola Semedo, Yasmine Carvalho, Marllen Preta Negra, Lizha James, Edmazia Mayembe, Liloca and Karyna Gomes.
Nelson Freitas is still nominated in the “Single of the Year” category with the theme “Nubian Queen”. Yasmine and Josslyn’s single “És o teu primeiro amor” are nominated in the “Best collaboartion” category.