BET Awards has announced the 2021 nominees for the “Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act” category.
South Africa’s very own Elaine got a nod, alongside Nigeria’s TEMS, Arlo Parks (UK), Bree Runway (UK), Bramsito (France), MC Dricka (Brazil) and Ronisia (France).
TEMS carries behind the debut 2020 EP For Broken Ears, and features with the likes of Wizkid, Davido, and Khalid.
Elaine has already become a household name as the most-streamed female artist in South Africa and has since taken on the global stage.
With her debut EP Elements, Elaine became the first independent female artist to ever reach #1 on the Apple Music Sub-Saharan African charts.
The “BET AWARDS” 2021 will air on Monday, June 28 on BET Africa (DStv channel 129)at02:00 CAT.