The names 2face Idibia and D'banj (Aka-Koko master) are house hold names in the African music industry well known for their record breaking hits. Thus, it's no surprise that they are finding new grounds and gaining recognition in the international arena.
2baba as he is popularly called and Dbanj are already doing it big in the USA, with the recent featuring of international artist like Wyclef and Snoop dogg on their tracks.
They have both been nominated in the international category of the BET awards 2011 under the best international act category. (Applause) Best Female R&B Artist
. Best Male R&B Artist
Marsha Ambrosius Chris Brown
Beyoncé Cee-Lo Green
Keri Hilson. Bruno Mars
Jennifer Hudson. Trey Songz
Rihanna. UsherBest Group
Diddy Dirty Money
Cali Swag District
Travis PorterBest Female Hip Hop Artist
Nicki MinajBest Male Hip Hop Artist
Kanye WestBest Collaboration
B.o.B ft. Haley Williams of Paramore, "Airplanes"
Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, "Look At Me Now"
Kanye West ft. Rihanna, "All of the Lights"
Chris Brown ft. Tyga & Kevin McCall, "Deuces"
Waka Flocka Flame ft. Roscoe Dash & Wale, "No Hands"
Rihanna ft. Drake, "What's My Name"Best New Artist
Wiz KhalifaYoungStars Award
Willow SmithVideo of the Year
"Far Away" Marsha Ambrosius
"Airplanes" B.o.B ft. Hayley Williams of Paramore
"Look At Me Now" Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes
"Pretty Girl Rock", Keri Hilson
"Whip My Hair" Willow Smith
"Runaway" Kanye West ft. Pusha TBest Gospel
Karen Clark Sheard
BeBe & CeCe WinansCentric Award
KemBest International Act (Africa)2Face Idibia (Nigeria)
D' Banj (Nigeria)
Fally Ipupa (DR Congo)
Angelique Kidjo (Benin)
Teargas (South Africa)Best International Act (UK)
Tinie TempahBest Actress
Taraji P. Henson
Kerry WashingtonBest Actor
Jamie FoxxBest Movie
Death at a Funeral
For Colored Girls
The Book of Eli
Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married, Too?Sportswoman of the Year
Venus WilliamsSportsman of the Year
I trust Those badt guys - one of them will definately bring that award Home, PDP carry go things nah..