DStv Content Creator Awards 2023 Winners

News 11 September 2023

See the list of the winners from the event which celebrates exceptional local content and creativity.

DStv Content Creator Awards 2023 Winners

Almost 40,000 public votes, more than 90 nominees, and 19 winners marked the grand night at Sandton's Galleria on Saturday, 9 September. 

The DStv Content Creator Awards, in partnership with Samsung Galaxy, shone with vibrant purple and pink hues, setting the stage for South African content creation's most significant event.

Donovan Goliath, the celebrated comedian and content creator, hosted the awards night with his signature energy and humour.

Drumroll for the winners…

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Cause/Social Commentary Award

Doctor Siya

Funniest Content Creator Award

Ikho Kweba

Visual Arts Award

Karabo Poppy


Best Brand Collaboration Award

essenceMediacom for Gillette #IndodaCanShave

Fashion & Style Award

Kefilwe Mabote

Emerging Creator Award, presented by 947

God’s Butler

Podcast of the Year Award, presented by Spotify

Podcast and Chill with MacG

Podcast Special Mention, presented by Spotify

African Story Magic with Gcina Mhlophe

Automotive Award

Juliet Mc Guire

Knowledge Sharing Award

Becoming Dr Andy

Thumb-Stopping Award

Donovan Goliath

The OG Award

Mihlali Ndamase

Alter-Ego Award

Sipho2Skiits – August (That Mozambican Dude)

Foodie Award

Mush Kitchen


Sports Fan Award

Lemii LoCo

Travel & Lifestyle Award, presented by LIFT

Wander with Iana

Dance Award

Justin de Nobrega

Sol Content Creator Award


Song of the Year Award

AKA ft. Nasty C - 'Lemons (Lemonade)'

DStv Content of the Year Award

Tums the Narrator

"Telling great stories is in our DNA, and partnering with the DStv Content Creator Awards aligns with who we are as a business. We see the need to enrich the lives of young storytellers and encourage them to tell their own stories in their own way. We are thrilled to be part of this journey for the second year running and even more excited to see the winners coming out of this year," says Tshepiso Sathekge, Senior Manager: Sponsorship, Multichoice SA.

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