28/09/2017 14:33 BST | Updated 28/09/2017 14:33 BST

It's Feather Awards Season And Here Are The Nominees

Zodwa Wabantu and Skolopad are also nominated.


The nominees for the ninth instalment of the Feather Awards have been announced and the list is looking all sorts of colourful.

The list of nominated personalities was revealed at an event held at the Constitution Hill on Thursday morning.

And the nominees are:

Best styled female:

  1. Dineo Moeketsi
  2. Thando Thabethe
  3. Kelly Khumalo

Best styled male:

  1. Trevor Stuurman
  2. Ricky Rick
  3. Aaron Moloisi

Media Award:

  1. The Wound
  2. Ukhozi (For SelBeyonce)
  3. Phatu Makwarela (head writer: The Queen)

Hot chick of the year:

  1. Natasha Thahane (The Queen)
  2. K Naomi
  3. Linda Mtoba (Isibaya)

Hunk of the year:

  1. Jesse Suntele (BET -- A-list)
  2. Fezile Makhanya
  3. Zweli Dube

Cutest couple of the year:

  1. Mandisa Nduna and Thishiwe Ziqubu
  2. Nomzamo Mbatha and Maps Maponyane
  3. Pearl Thusi and Dj Zinhle

Diva extraordinaire:

  1. Vatiswa Ndara (Igazi)
  2. Basetsana Khumalo (Top Billing)
  3. Carol Bouwer (Carol Bouwer Productions)

Fag of the year:

  1. Chiano Sky (Musician)
  2. Kelly Khumalo (Musician)
  3. Manaka Ranaka (Generations)

Socialite of the year:

  1. Zodwa Wa Bantu (media personality)
  2. Skolopad (media personality)
  3. Basetsana Khumalo (Top Billing)

Musician of the year:

  1. Amanda Black
  2. Lady Zamar
  3. Kwesta

Sports personality of the year:

  1. Wayde Van Niekerk
  2. Kagiso Rabada
  3. Kass Naidoo

Role model of the year:

  1. Ricky Kgostau (LGBTI activist)
  2. Phindi Malaza (LGBTI activist)
  3. Jay Motlou (LGBTI activist)

Drama queen of the year:

  1. Skolopad (media personality)
  2. Zodwa Wa Bantu (media personality)
  3. Babes Wodumo and Mampintsha

The 9th instalment of the Feather Awards will be held on November 9 at Kyalami's Theatre on The Track.