Diamond Platnuz

Find out how Diamond Platnumz feels about being nominated for the 2015 MAMA.

The nominees for this year’s MTV Africa Music Awards have been revealed. We can’t wait to see who will win the evening’s biggest prizes when the ceremony is broadcast live on Saturday, 18 July at 21:00 CAT, only on MTV Base.

Tanzanian singer Diamond Platnumz, who performed at the MAMA nomination announcement party, is nominated in three categories: Best Male, Best Collaboration for Bum Bum featuring Nigeria's Iyanya and Best Live.

This is the third time the Number One is nominated for the coveted music awards to be held in Durban on 18 July.

Watch the video below to find out what his nomination means to him: