Nigerian 2Face Idibia and Congolese superstar Fally Ipupa, led the winners at the third edition of the MTV Africa Music Awards. The artistes took home two trophies each at the ceremony which was held at the Expo Hall, of the Eko Hotel Lagos on 11 December 2010. Other winners on the night include Sasha, Mo'cheddah, Cabo Snoop, Daddy Owen, Liquid Deep, Big Nuz, Eminem won the Best International Act award, and Miriam Makeda won the MAMA Legend award. Performers include Rick Ross, T Pain, 2face, Banky W, Cabo Snoop, Wande Coal, among others.
THE WINNERS ARE:
Best Anglophone – Daddy Owen (Kenya)
Best Francophone – Fally Ipupa (DRC)
Best Lusophone – Cabo Snoop (Angola)
Artist of the Year- 2Face (Nigeria)
Best Female – Sasha (Nigeria)
Best Male – 2Face (Nigeria)
Best Video – Fally Ipupa (DRC): “Sexy Dance”
Best Group – P-Square (Nigeria)
Brand New Act – Mo Cheddah (Nigeria)
Best Performance – Big Nuz (South Africa)
Song of the Year – Liquideep (South Africa): “Fairytale”
MAMA Legend – Miriam Makeba (South Africa)
Best International – Eminem (USA).