Mobo awards 2015: OMI, Chronixx and more nominated in Reggae Category

The 2015 Mobo Awards is set to takes place at First Direct Arena, Leeds, UK on November 4th.

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Entertainers OMI, Chronixx, Protoje, Stylo G and Popcaan were all nominated in The Best Reggae Act category. This is the first nomination for both OMI and Protoje and the second nomination for Chronixx and London based Stylo G. This is the fourth nomination for Popcaan.

Stylo G won the award for this category last year.

This year marks the 20 years of the event, which recognizes artists of any ethnicity or nationality performing black music and will be hosted by Sarah-Jane Crawford

Fans can vote for their favorite acts from 9am on October 1st.

See full list of nominees below.........

Best Male

Skepta

Mark Ronson

Krept & Konan

JME

Stormzy

Best Female

FKA Twigs

Little Simz

Ella Eyre

Lianna La Havas

Jess Glyne

Best Album

The Long Way Home - Krept & Konan

Integrity - JME

Blood - Lianne La Havas

Snakes & Ladders - Wiley

In Colour- Jamie XX

Best Song in Association with First Direct

Uptown Funk- Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars

Shutdown- Skepta

Not Letting Go - Tinie Tempah Feat. Jess Glynne

Man Don't Care - JME Feat. Giggs

Freak of the Week - Krept & Konan

Best Video

Know Me From - Stormzy

Pendulum - FKA Twigs

Body On Me - Rita Ora Feat. Chris Brown

Fester Skank- Lethal Bizzle

Glass & Patron- FKA Twigs

Best Newcomer in Association with Virgin Trains East Coast

Bugzy Malone

Section Boyz

Nao

Bonkaz

Nick Brewer

George The Poet

J Hus

Snakehips

Sinead Harnett

Yungen

Best International Album

If You're Reading This It's Too Late- Drake

2014 Forest Hill Drive - J. Cole

To Pimp A Butterfly - Kendrick Lamar

Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre - Dr. Dre

Beauty Behind The Madness - The Weeknd

Black Messiah - D'Angelo

Reality Show - Jazmine Sullivan

Ego Death - The Internet

Black Rose - Tyrese

At. Long. Last. ASAP- A$AP Rocky

Best Grime in Association with BBC Radio 1Xtra

Bugzy Malone

JME

Lethal Bizzle

Skepta

Stormzy

Best Hip Hop

Akala

Krept and Konan

Nines

Little Simz

Lady Leshurr

Best RNB/Soul Act

Kwabs

Andreya Triana

Shakka

Lianne La Havas

Joss Stone

Best African

Fuse ODG

Davido

Wizkid

Patoranking

Moelogo

Yemi Alade

Aka

Mista Silva

Shatta Wale

Silvastone

Best Reggae

Stylo G

Chronixx

Omi

Popcaan

Protoje

Best Jazz

Binker and Moses

Julia Biel

Courtney Pine

David Lyttle

Polar Bear

Best Gospel

Chos3n

Olaedo Ibe

Leroy Johnson

Ni-Cola

Faith Child