Big Star receives 3 #SAHHA2017 nominations for Best Remix, Mixtape and Freshman Of The Year

Musical genius, Big Star, received three nods from the 2017 South African Hip Hop Awards (#SAHHA2017) today which was announced at the #SAHHA2017 press conference this morning. Big Star received acknowledgements in the categories Best RemixMixtape Of The Year (TELLASCOPE) and Freshman Of The Year (NEWCOMER).

Big Star’s nominations come as no surprise. His accolades over the past 12 months have positioned him as an artist to be reckoned with in the South African Hip Hop scene as well as broader urban market.

“I’m humbled by the recognition given to me by #SAHHA2017. A lot of work went into my debut Mixtape/EP TELLASCOPE and all the music I released this year. It’s great that the work has been noticed. 3 nods? Thank you South Africa,” expresses Big Star.

“Big Star has had a significant year releasing great music which has culminating in the success of his most recent single Pablo, which happens to be our all-time favourite off his TELLASCOPE Mixtape/EP. We are extremely proud of Big Star and the work he and the team have put in. It’s a cherry on top to close off the year with acknowledgment from the industry,” shares Ninel Musson, Director at Vth Season.

Big Star has also been selected as a contender for the 4th annual MTV BASE ROUNDTABLE: SA’S HOTTEST MCS FOR 2017. Make sure to cast your vote for Big Star here:

As an ode to his fans, Big Star recently released his highly acclaimed TELLASCOPE Mixtape/EP for free with two bonus tracks. Download it now to find out why Big Star is deserving of all his accolades and industry acknowledgement:

Watch Big Star’s Pablo music video now which is fast approaching 100 000 views in just 6 weeks:

Keep posted to Big Star and @VthSeason on social media for more music updates and Big Star’s road to #SAHHA2017.


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Twitter: @BigStar_Live

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