Cabo Verde Music Awards
|Cabo Verde Music Awards|
|Music of Cape Verde|
|Media and performance|
The Cabo Verde Music Awards (abbreviation: CVMA) is an annual music award ceremony that takes place every year. The award ceremony takes place in the capital city of Praia, Cape Verde. It is also broadcast on TCV.
The origins of the creation of the music awards for Cape Verde began in around the 2000s.
The first edition took place in March 2011 and was one of the most recent music awards made by any country and features the greatest Cape Verdean singers, even from the diaspora abroad. The first guests included Gilyto, La MC Malcriado and Suzanna Lubrano. The recent edition took place on May 7, 2016 and featured Elida Almeida, Gilyto, Hélio de Batalha and others.
The following music categories include:
- Best Acoustic Album:
- Best Coladeira:
- Best Funaná:
- Best Male Singer:
- 2012: Mirri Lobo
- Best Female Singer:
- 2013: Carmen Souza
- Best Morna:
- Best Music of the Year:
- 2012: "Caldera Preta" by Mirri Lobo
- Best Music Video:
- 2013: "Simple Girl" by Nelson Freitas
- 1st - 2011, held on March 12:
- 2nd - 2012, held in March:
- 3rd - 2013
- 4th - 2014:
- Participants: Gilyto, Neuza, Soraia de Deus
- 5th - 2015
- Participants: Gardénia Benros, Lejemea, Jorge Serna
- 6th - 2016, held on May 7:
- 7th - 2017
- 8th - Upcoming edition for 2018
- "CVMA volta a emocionar" [CVMA Continued to be Loved]. A Semana. March 2013. Archived from the original on 2016-08-18. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
- "Complete List of Winners at the 2014 CVMA". SAPO CV (in Portuguese). 2014. Archived from the original on 2016-08-13. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
- "Élida Almeida é a artista mais premiada e Hélio Batalha revelação". A Nação (in Portuguese). 8 May 2016. Archived from the original on 2 October 2016. Retrieved 10 November 2016.
- "Mirri Lobo é tetra campeão dos CVMA 2012" [Mirri Lobo, the Four-Time Winner of the 2012 CVMA]. Nha Terra (in Portuguese). March 2012.
- "Complete list of winners at the 2015 CVMA". SAPO CV (in Portuguese). 2015. Archived from the original on 2016-08-07. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
- "CVMA Nominees 2012". Cabo Verde Music Awards. Archived from the original on 2016-03-09. Retrieved 2016-11-13.
- "Nominees and winners at the 2013 Cabo Verde Music Awards 2013" (in French).
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- Official website (in Portuguese)