Sho Madjozi And Prev Reddy Shine At 2020 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

African culture proud, multiple award winning rapper and singer Sho Madjozi and actor, comedian and social media sensation Prev Reddy scooped the 2020 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards for Favourite African Star and Favourite African Social Media Star respectively. The channel is set to premiere the Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together, on Friday, May 08 at 16:10 p.m. (CAT) on NickToons (DSTV Channel 308). The show will be hosted by Victoria Justice (Victorious) and will be jam-packed with stars, surprises and slime. Kids around the world cast millions of votes for their favourite celebrities, movies, games and more, this year’s virtually produced show will reveal the winners through some of the most creative orange-blimp acceptances in KCA history.

Celebrities scheduled to appear on Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together include: Dwayne Johnson, Ariana Grande, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Camila Cabello, Millie Bobby Brown, Ellen DeGeneres, BTS, Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X, Dove Cameron, Tom Holland, David Dobrik, Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke, SSSniperWolf, and more.

Monde Twala, ViacomCBS Networks Africa Senior Vice President and General Manager commented: “This incredible win comes at a crucial time for us as the continent observes and celebrates Africa Month. Nickelodeon puts kids first in everything that it does and the kids have spoken and voted for their favourite stars. We would like to congratulate our African winners Sho Madjodzi and Prev Reddyfor flying the African Flag high at this global event. Millions of viewers can expect lots of fun, surprises and laughter from the 2020 Kids’ Choice Awards”.

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Sho Madjozi was nominated alongside Shekhinah, Teni and Patricia Kihoro in the Favourite African Star category. Prev Reddy was nominated in the Favourite African Social Media Star category with Anne Kansiime, DJ Cuppy and Chané Grobler.

With appearances from cast members of The Avengers: Endgame (Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner), and a sneak peek of Nickelodeon’s new live-action series The Astronauts, from Imagine Entertainment, Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together will also feature segments unlike any other awards show including: JoJo Siwa discovering slime secretly placed in every area of her home; a performance by recording artist and actor Asher Angel of his chart-topping single “All Day”; and an exclusive look at Nick’s Slime in Space voyage.

The ecstatic Sho Madjozi said “Our job is to work, move forward and never reverse, Nickelodeon thank you for this amazing award and to everyone that voted. I am so excited”, she added “World we have one message for you, Africa is coming and we are coming for you.”

Commented Prev Reddy, “Yes we did it, thank you so much to the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards for nominating me in this category most importantly thank you to the kids that voted and to my fans who’ve become like my family and for making one of my biggest dreams come true, I am sending all the love and positivity during this difficult time.”

The following are Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2020: Celebrate Together winners:


FAVOURITE AFRICAN STAR
Sho Madjozi

FAVOURITE AFRICAN SOCIAL MEDIA STAR
Prev Reddy

TELEVISION:

  • FAVOURITE KIDS TV SHOW
    Henry Danger
  • FAVOURITE FAMILY TV SHOW
    Stranger Things
  • FAVOURITE REALITY SHOW
    America’s Got Talent
  • FAVOURITE TV HOST
    Ellen DeGeneres (Ellen’s Game of Games)
  • FAVOURITE ANIMATED SERIES
    SpongeBob SquarePants
  • FAVOURITE FEMALE TV STAR
    Millie Bobby Brown (Eleven, Stranger Things)
  • FAVOURITE MALE TV STAR
    Jace Norman (Henry Hart / Kid Danger,Henry Danger)

FILM:

  • FAVOURITE MOVIE
    Avengers: Endgame
  • FAVOURITE MOVIE ACTRESS
    Dove Cameron (Mal, Descendants 3)
    FAVOURITE MOVIE ACTOR
    Dwayne Johnson (Hobbs, Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw; Dr. Smolder Bravestone, Jumanji: The Next Level)
  • FAVOURITE SUPERHERO
    Tom Holland (Spider-Man, Spider-Man: Far From Home; Spider-Man, Avengers: Endgame)
  • FAVOURITE ANIMATED MOVIE
    Frozen 2
  • FAVOURITE FEMALE VOICE FROM AN ANIMATED MOVIE
    Beyoncé (Nala, The Lion King)
  • FAVOURITE MALE VOICE FROM AN ANIMATED MOVIE
    Josh Gad (Olaf, Frozen 2)

MUSIC:

  • FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTIST
    Ariana Grande
  • FAVOURITE MALE ARTIST
    Shawn Mendes
  • FAVOURITE MUSIC GROUP
    BTS
  • FAVOURITE SONG
    “bad guy”- Billie Eilish
  • FAVOURITE MUSIC COLLABORATION
    “Señorita”- Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello
  • FAVOURITE BREAKOUT NEW ARTIST
    Lil Nas X
  • FAVOURITE GLOBAL MUSIC STAR
    Taylor Swift (North America)

OTHER CATEGORIES:

  • FAVOURITE MALE SOCIAL STAR
    David Dobrik
  • FAVOURITE FEMALE SOCIAL STAR
    Annie LeBlanc
  • FAVOURITE GAMER
    SSSniperWolf
  • FAVOURITE VIDEO GAME
    Minecraft
  • FAVOURITE SOCIAL MUSIC STAR
    JoJo Siwa
  • FAVOURITE FEMALE SPORTS STAR
    Alex Morgan
  • FAVOURITE MALE SPORTS STAR
    LeBron James
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