Santa Maria - 25 October - The appointment was made last Saturday on 22 october at the African Entertainment Awards in New Jersey, United States of America.
This is the first international prize won by Cape Verde Music Awards, which recognizes "excellence" of the event, "its quality, transparency and impact" to African music, particularly for the music of Cape Verde in the world.
The CVMA(Cape Verde Music Awards) had already received a distinction awarded by the mayor of Brockton. Bill Carpenter acknowledged through formal document, the importance of the CVMA for Cape Verdean music and musicians and descendants in the Diaspora.
The Cape Verdean musicians Nelson Freitas and Rahiz were also awarded in the categories of Best PALOP artist and Best Hip Hop artist.
Source: A Nação
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