Anatii real name Bhongo Mnyango made South Africa proud by winning the coveted Soul Train Award for the contribution on Beyoncé’s hit song dubbed ‘Brown Skin Girl’.
Anatii who attended the Soul Train Awards at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada together with Wizkid who was also a part of the project were the only African winners listed at the Award ceremony that was hosted by Tisha campbell and Tichina Arnold.
The song ‘Brown Skin Girl’ that features Wizkid real name Ayodeji Balogun won the Ashford and Simpson’s songwriters award.
Mzansi took time to congratulate ANatii for making them proud with celebrities like Miss Pru DJ, AKA, Busiswaah, Tresor, Ma Nala(Anatii’s sister) and many others being some of the celebrities who congratulated Anatii.
— Ma_Nala (@Ma__Nala) November 18, 2019
— SONDELA (@MissPru_Dj) November 18, 2019
— Anita (@AnitaDyasi) November 18, 2019
— TRESOR RIZIKI (@tresorofficial) November 18, 2019
— #SUMMERLIFE (@busiswaah) November 18, 2019
See the full winners list here:
Best New Artist – Summer Walker
Soul Train Certified Award – Trevor Jackson
Best Gospel/Inspirational Award – Kirk Franklin
Rhythm & Bars Award – “Money”, Cardi B
Best R&B/Soul Female Artist – H.E.R.
Best R&B/Soul Male Artist – Khalid
Album/Mixtape of the Year – “Cuz I Love You”, Lizzo
Song of the Year – “No Guidance”, Chris Brown feat. Drake
The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award – Brown Skin Girl, written by Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter, Carlos St. John, Adio Marchant, Shawn Carter, Stacy Barthe, Anathi Mnyango, Michael Uzowuru, Ayodeji Balogun and Richard Isong
Best Dance Performance – “No Guidance”, Chris Brown feat. Drake
Video of the Year – “Juice”, Lizzo
Best Collaboration Performance – “No Guidance”, Chris Brown feat. Drake