Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards: Take a look at the full list of winners

26/06/2022

DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards: Take a look at the full list of winnersMakhadzi walked away with two wins at the DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards on 25 June. See who else walked away with an award

by Naledi de Wee

26-06-2022 09:02

in Entertainment

Makhadzi walked away with two awards at the DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards on 25 June. Image via Twitter @noxoloh_m

The 4th annual DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards took place on Saturday 25 June at the Sun Bet Arena in Pretoria. The likes of Boity, Thando Thabethe, Lasizwe Dambuza and Miss Universe 2019, Zozibini Tunzi were all in attendance. Limpopo-born musician Makhadzi and The River actor Lawrence Maleka, who also hosted the awards, both walked away with two awards.

--

ALSO READ: Limpopo to the world: Makhadzi prepares for gigs in Canada and UK

MAKHADZI WINS BIG Makhadzi was nominated for three awards at the DStv Mzansi Viewers Choice Awards but walked away with the Favourite Artist/Group Award and Favourite Song Award for her mega-hit featuring Prince Benza, Ghanama.

Accepting her award for Favourite Music Artist/Group, Makhadzi thanked DStv, adding that she had performed at the awards show in March 2020, one week before the COVID-19 lockdown.

--

I asked and begged to perform on this stage because I knew [that] one day is one day, said the 25-year-old muso.

Whether they come as one or two just know that these artists make sure the groovists come alive on the dance floor.

The winner of the Favourite Music Artist/Group #DStvMVCA is @MakhadziSA. pic.twitter.com/ZNKBvnaKvZ

DStv (@DStv) June 25, 2022

ALSO READ: Yes, I slept next to my 18 awards': Makhadzi enjoys fruits of her labour

HOST WITH THE MOST LAWRENCE MALEKA DOMINATES Not only did he entertain South Africa with his stellar hosting skills, but Lawrence Maleka also won himself two awards!

The SAFTA-winning actor walked away with the Favourite TV Presenter Award and the Ultimate Viewers Choice Award, for the entertainer with the most votes across all categories.

--

The Ultimate Viewers Choice Award goes to @Lawrence_Maleka!!

His fans did the most

A big congratulations, brought to you by our headline sponsor @TelkomZA. #DStvMVCA pic.twitter.com/a0mwCoC6yr

DStv (@DStv) June 25, 2022

FULL LIST OF AWARD WINNERS

Favourite Comedian: Skhumba Hlope

Favourite DJ: DJ Shimza

Favourite Sports Personality: Rassie Erasmus

Favourite Rising Star: Kwenzo Ngcobo

Favourite TV Presenter: Lawrence Maleka

Favourite Artist or Group: Makhadzi

Favourite Song: Makhadzi featuring Prince Benza Ghanama

Favourite Radio Personality: Selbeyonce Mkhize

Favourite Actor Abdul Khoza

Favourite Actress: Sannah Mchunu

Favourite Personality: Connie Ferguson

Legend Award: Dr John Kani

Ultimate Viewers Choice Award: Lawrence Maleka

ALSO READ: I love you': Sbahle Mpisane honors mom MaMkhize with tattoo

Learning Disability Week seeks to shine a light on the challenges the differently-abled face. READ MORE
LINK: https://www.thesouthafrican.com/culture/entertainment/dstv-mzansi-view...
See more stories from thesouthafrican

More from The South African

12/08/2022

The Isley Brothers reimagine a 1975 classic with Beyonc [listen]

The Isley Brothers reimagine a 1975 classic with Beyonc [listen] R&B legends The Isley Brothers have teamed up with Beyonc on a duet of their 1975 classic, M...

12/08/2022

Actress Nomzamo Mbatha researched Nandi while filming Isibaya'

Actress Nomzamo Mbatha researched Nandi while filming Isibaya' Shaka Ilembe' producer and actress Nomzamo Mbatha says she's always wanted to play Q...

12/08/2022

Skeem Saam' September Spoilers: Kwaito leaves, Alfred is bribed

Skeem Saam' September Spoilers: Kwaito leaves, Alfred is bribedThe Skeem Saam' teasers reveal that Clement Maosa, who plays Kwaito Seakamela-Maputla wi...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E30 S11

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E30 S11Find out what's going on tonight on Skeem Saam! by SA TV and Soapies 12-08-2022 16:00 in SkeemSaam Fri...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E190 S8

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E190 S8Keen to know what's happening on the latest episode of Generations: The Legacy? by SA TV and ...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E115 S8

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E115 S8Don't get left behind, catch up on Uzalo now! by SA TV and Soapies 12-08-2022 16:05 in Soapies Friday's ...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E87 S5

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E87 S5Catch up on what's going on to night on Imbewu by SA TV and Soapies 12-08-2022 16:08 in Soapies F...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Diep City - Tonight's teaser E95 S2

WATCH: Diep City - Tonight's teaser E95 S2We've got you covered on what's happening tonight. by SA TV and Soapies 12-08-2022 16:10 in Soapies ...

12/08/2022

WATCH: The River - Tonight's teaser E135 S5

WATCH: The River - Tonight's teaser E135 S5Watch tonight's episode of The River and catch the latest episode every weekday at 20:00 on 1 Magic, don'...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E96 S14

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E96 S14Get to know what's happening on tonight's episode! by SA TV and Soapies 12-08-2022 16:15 in Scandal F...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E80 S3

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E80 S3Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of Gomora, and watch the latest episode every wee...

12/08/2022

WATCH: Muvhango - Tonight's teaser E419 S22

WATCH: Muvhango - Tonight's teaser E419 S22Don't miss out on the latest drama in Muvhango! by SA TV and Soapies 12-08-2022 16:20 in Muvhango Frida...

12/08/2022

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E425 S22

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E425 S22Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of 7de Laan and Catch the latest episode ever...

12/08/2022

Belinda the Bok anthem singer': Who is SA's Whitney Houston?

Belinda the Bok anthem singer': Who is SA's Whitney Houston?Belinda Davids has been tasked with singing the national anthem at the Springboks vs All Bla...

12/08/2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 12 August 2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 12 August 2022GOOD MORNING! Here's your daily bible verse and prayer to get you ready and excited about your...

12/08/2022

Actor Arthur Masoma discusses playing Phuthi in Skeem Saam'

Actor Arthur Masoma discusses playing Phuthi in Skeem Saam' Actor Arthur Masoma recently joined Skeem Saam' after auditioning for the role of Phuthi L...

12/08/2022

From the Garden of Eden to the promised land: IT IS WRITTEN

From the Garden of Eden to the promised land: IT IS WRITTENOur Father is preparing a new heaven and a new earth, built for His bride, beautifully dressed for he...

11/08/2022

UZALO: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

UZALO: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Uzalo? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Uzalo soapie right here,don&#...

11/08/2022

MUVHANGO: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

MUVHANGO: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Muvhango? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Muvhango soapie right h...

11/08/2022

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Skeem Saam? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Skeem Saam soapie r...

11/08/2022

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of House of Zwide ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of House of Z...

11/08/2022

SCANDAL: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SCANDAL: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Scandal ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Scandal soapie right her...

11/08/2022

GOMORA: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

GOMORA: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of gomora? No problem! Just watch all the latest episodes of gomora soapie right he...

11/08/2022

GENERATIONS: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]

GENERATIONS: Watch tonight's episode, 11 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Generation The Legacy? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Generat...

11/08/2022

Joburg Film Festival to return in 2023 with stellar new programme

Joburg Film Festival to return in 2023 with stellar new programmeFollowing a two-year hiatus, the Joburg Film Festival is returning to the City of Gold with an ...

11/08/2022

BU opens up about life after #BBMzansi and his Ayeye' gig

BU opens up about life after #BBMzansi and his Ayeye' gig Ayeye' and The Executives' actor Luthando BU' Mthembu says life has been very good ...

11/08/2022

Meet The Queens of Mzansi' reality TV stars

Meet The Queens of Mzansi' reality TV starsThe SABC1 new reality TV show The Queens of Mzansi' premiers 15 August and follows five black women who'...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E29 S11

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E29 S11Find out what's going on tonight on Skeem Saam! by SA TV and Soapies 11-08-2022 16:00 in SkeemSaam Thu...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E189 S8

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E189 S8Keen to know what's happening on the latest episode of Generations: The Legacy? by SA TV and ...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E114 S8

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E114 S8Don't get left behind, catch up on Uzalo now! by SA TV and Soapies 11-08-2022 16:05 in Soapies Thursday'...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E86 S5

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E86 S5Catch up on what's going on to night on Imbewu by SA TV and Soapies 11-08-2022 16:08 in Soapies T...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Diep City - Tonight's teaser E94 S2

WATCH: Diep City - Tonight's teaser E94 S2We've got you covered on what's happening tonight. by SA TV and Soapies 11-08-2022 16:10 in Soapies ...

11/08/2022

WATCH: The River - Tonight's teaser E134 S5

WATCH: The River - Tonight's teaser E134 S5Watch tonight's episode of The River and catch the latest episode every weekday at 20:00 on 1 Magic, don'...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E95 S14

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E95 S14Get to know what's happening on tonight's episode! by SA TV and Soapies 11-08-2022 16:15 in Scandal T...

11/08/2022

The Wife': Are you the next Bonko Khoza or Bokang Phelane?

The Wife': Are you the next Bonko Khoza or Bokang Phelane?Showmax has partnered with Actor Spaces to bring YouTube masterclasses starring Bonko Khoza, Ayand...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E79 S3

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E79 S3Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of Gomora, and watch the latest episode every wee...

11/08/2022

WATCH: Muvhango - Tonight's teaser E418 S22

WATCH: Muvhango - Tonight's teaser E418 S22Don't miss out on the latest drama in Muvhango! by SA TV and Soapies 11-08-2022 16:20 in Muvhango Thurs...

11/08/2022

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E424 S22

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E424 S22Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of 7de Laan and Catch the latest episode ever...

11/08/2022

CANCELLED: SABC2's Motswako' ends after 21 seasons

CANCELLED: SABC2's Motswako' ends after 21 seasonsProducer and TV host Carol Bouwer confirms her popular talk show Motswako' has come to an end af...

11/08/2022

Young, Famous & African' returns: 5 bombshells from season one

Young, Famous & African' returns: 5 bombshells from season oneHere's five bombshells from season one of Young, Famous & African' ahead of the relea...

11/08/2022

Birth of Stars': Flying the pride flag high with new reality TV series

Birth of Stars': Flying the pride flag high with new reality TV seriesReality series Birth of Stars' aims to benefit the LGBTQI community through full...

11/08/2022

SAMA28: First-ever Viral Song of the Year nominees announced

SAMA28: First-ever Viral Song of the Year nominees announcedThe likes of Costa Titch, Major League DJz and Nomfundo Moh have been nominated for the TikTok Viral...

11/08/2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 11 August 2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 11 August 2022GOOD MORNING! Here's your daily bible verse and prayer to get you ready and excited about your...

11/08/2022

Muvhango' actress Azwimmbavhi Rambuda gets married [VIDEO]

Muvhango' actress Azwimmbavhi Rambuda gets married [VIDEO] Muvhango' actress Azwimmbavhi Rambuda, who plays Mpho on the SABC2 soapie has married her lon...

10/08/2022

MUVHANGO: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]

MUVHANGO: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Muvhango? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Muvhango soapie right h...

10/08/2022

UZALO: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]

UZALO: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Uzalo? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Uzalo soapie right here,don&#...

10/08/2022

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Skeem Saam? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Skeem Saam soapie r...

10/08/2022

Gomora' actress Sannah Mchunu is unwell, requests prayers

Gomora' actress Sannah Mchunu is unwell, requests prayersMulti-award-winning Gomora' actress Sannah Mchunu, who plays Zodwa is asking for fans to pray ...

10/08/2022

I was scared': Miss SA contestant on gender reassignment surgery

I was scared': Miss SA contestant on gender reassignment surgeryShe made history as the first trans woman to make the Miss SA top 16, now Lehlogonolo Machab...

10/08/2022

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 10 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of House of Zwide ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of House of Z...