Nyashinski gets MTV nod, grouped with Nigeria’s Wizkid & Davido



He returned from the US a year or so ago and has deservedly earned himself the title ‘comeback king’.

Now, Zipo.co.ke has learnt that Nyashinski, a third of the now defunct Kleptomaniax (with Roba and Collo), has won himself an MTV EMA nomination.

Nyashinski with singer Dela. /INSTAGRAM

Known for a couple of hit singles; ‘Mungu Pekee’, and ‘Now You Know’ from last year and 2017 releases ‘Aminia’ and ‘Malaika’, the artiste who has captured both R&B and rap crowns has an uphill task against other African greats including Davido and Wizkid from Nigeria.

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They will be battling out it in the Best African act category.

Nyashinski in the only artist from the region to capture the attention of the international media giant.

“Congratulations on your MTV EMA Best African Act. When we were nominated you guys helped us win it. Let us bring it home. He is the only East African representative this year,” noted Sauti Sol.

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Watch ‘Malaika’ by Nyashinski below: