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D-Black wins Best West African Video at Channel O Awards
From: Ghana l Myjoyonline.com l Ernest Dela Aglanu (@delaXdela)          Published On: November 19, 2012, 00:27 GMT
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D-Black wins Best West African Video at Channel O Awards


Ghanaian Hiphop artiste, Desmond Blackmore known on stage as D-Black has won Most Gifted African West Music Video at the 2012 Channel O Music Video Awards.

He won the award for his video, Falling which featured Nigerian rapper MoCheddah. D-Black beat off competition from fellow Ghanaian artiste Sarkodie and Nigerian artistes, Wizkid, Naeto C and Wande Coal.

This year’s awards came off at the Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa Saturday night and it awarded some of Africa’s finest artistes who excelled over the past year.

Other Ghanaian artistes nominated on the night failed to clinch their awards.

Rapper E.L who was nominated in the Most Gifted New Comer Video for his video, Turn the Lights Down lost out on that award to Nigeria's Davido. Nigeria's Ice Prince beat Ghanaian rapper, M.anifest to win the Most Gifted Hiphop Video award.

M.anifest congratulated D-Black via a tweet Sunday. The tweet read: "Congrats to D-Black for winning a Channel O award last night. Ayekoo."

On the night however, it was Nigerian superstar, D'Banj who stood tall walking home with the two awards, Most Gifted Male Video of the Year and Most Gifted Video of the Year .

Apart from the awards, there were exciting performances from MoCheddah, Davido, Zeus, Khuli Chana & Ice Prince.

Full list of winners:

Most Gifted African South Video of the Year
Cashtime Fam - Shut it down (Stundee)

Most Gifted Group or Featuring of the year
PSquare ft. May D & Akon - Chop My Money

Most Gifted Reggae Dance/Hall
Buffalo Souljah ft Cabo Snoop - Styra Inonyengesa

Most Gifted African East
AY feat Sauti Soul - I Don't Want to Be Alone

Most Gifted kwaito
Ees feat Mandoza - Ayoba

Most Gifted African West Music video
D-Black ft Mo'Cheddah - Falling

Most Gifted R&B Music Video of the year
Flavour ft. Tiwa Savage - Oyi [Remix]

Most Gifted AfroPop
BrymO - ARA

Most Gifted Hip Hop Video of the Year
Ice Prince Zamani- Superstar

Most Gifted Dance Music Video of the Year
DJ Cleo - Facebook

Most Gifted New Comer of the Year
Davido - Dami Duro

Most Gifted Female Video of the Year
Zahara - Loliwe

Most Gifted Male Video of the Year
D'Banj - Oliver Twist

2012 Special Recognition award recipient

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