Get ready to groove to the rhythm of the 29th South African Music Awards (SAMAs) as it makes a grand comeback in Pretoria! After being cancelled in Durban due to some exuberant public funds, the SAMAs are back with a witty twist.
Mark your calendars for November 18, 2023, because the SunBet Arena at Time Square, Menlyn Maine, Pretoria, is about to be transformed into a musical paradise. The red carpet will roll out at 4 pm, and the excitement will be broadcast live from the Arena on SABC 1 from 8 pm.
But wait, there’s more! This year, the SAMAs are joining forces with African Fest, creating a powerhouse partnership that promises an unforgettable night of celebration and entertainment. As the saying goes, ‘Stronger together, music is better!’
A Night of Glitz and Glamour
Get ready to witness the who’s who of the South African music industry sashaying down the red carpet in their finest attire. The SAMAs have always been known for their dazzling fashion moments, and this year will be no exception. From jaw-dropping gowns to sharp tuxedos, expect the unexpected as our favourite artists showcase their unique styles.
Unleashing the Power of Music
The SAMAs have always been more than just an awards show. They celebrate the power of music to unite, inspire, and uplift. This year, the SAMAs are taking it up a notch by partnering with African Fest, an organization dedicated to promoting African music and culture.
Through this partnership, the SAMAs aim to shine a spotlight on the incredible talent that Africa has to offer. From Afrobeat to Kwaito, Maskandi to Gqom, the SAMAs will showcase the diverse sounds and rhythms that make up the vibrant African music scene.
And the Winner Is…
The SAMAs wouldn’t be complete without the highly anticipated award announcements. From Best Newcomer to Song of the Year, the winners will be recognised for their outstanding contributions to the South African music industry.
But the SAMAs are not just about the winners. They are a celebration of all the artists who pour their heart and soul into their craft. It’s a night to honour the blood, sweat, and tears that go into creating music that moves us.
Join the Celebration
Whether you’re a die-hard music fan or simply appreciate good tunes, the 29th South African Music Awards is an event you don’t want to miss. So grab your dancing shoes, put on your best outfit, and get ready to celebrate the magic of music.
Remember, ‘Stronger together, music is better!’ See you at the SAMAs!