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SABC Crown Gospel Awards 2018: When is it & who are the nominees?

This year’s SABC Crown Gospel Awards take place this September.

Here is everything you need to know about the SABC Crown Gospel Awards including when it is, the nominees and voting process.

When are the SABC Crown Gospel Awards?

This year’s SABC Crown Gospel Awards will be held on November 25 in Durban.

The ceremony will be held at the ICC in Durban and events are scheduled to get started at roughly 5:30pm.

The SABC Crown Gospel Awards are split into thirty five separate categories.

Who are the nominees for this year’s SABC Crown Gospel Awards?

Classic Of All Times
Sphelele Shazi Inxaniwe
Hlengiwe Mhlaba Ziyamazi Umelusi
Babo Ngcobo Uma Siwela Lomfula
Mxolisi Mbethe Kwahlalwa Phansi

Best Of Africa Gospel
Tshepo Lesole (Botswana) Use Me
Godwin Omighale (Nigeria) Winner Man
Ayo Solanke (Nigeria) God Of Wonders
Take Sure (Zimbabwe) Ngidinga Wena

Best Gospel TV Show
Gospel Unplugged Sabc1
Gospel Count Down – Soweto Tv
Greater Works With Minister Harry – 1 Gospel
According To The Bible – Soweto Tv


Best Gospel Radio Show Commercial Presenter Program / Radio Station

Portia Luthuli Siyadvumisa – (Ligwalagwala Fm)
Brown Mosiapoa Rorisang Time – (Motsweding)
Lefa Pheto Thoriso – (Lesedi Fm)


Best Gospel Music Video

Fikile Mlomo Phendula Jehova
Obrey M (Ft. Putuma Tiso) Impumelelo
Abathandwa Ehhe Moya Wami
Dube Brothers Blessed


Best Engineer

Shyane Kistensman Forward – Dcc Worship
Aaron King Christ Revealed – Lebogang Kgapola
Emmanuel Mamphogoro Umusa – Lebo Sekgobela
Mark Montgomery The Next Revival – Tswane Gospel Choir

Gospel Comedy
Angel Gabriel
Multi B
Tebogo Ntlahane
Mr Majo Almost Famous

Best Gospel Community Radio Show
Link Fm Sound Of Resurrection – (Link Fm)
Zakhele Ngema
Ebenezar Nkosi (Nongoma Fm)
Thanduxolo Tasco Masabelane (King Fisher)
Andile Xekula Isiqalo Sobulumko (Eden Fm)
Tholang Lebelo Dithoriso

Best Amazion
Trust In Christ Ministries Elam’igama
Mighty Vision Ingakho Simbabaza
Eternal Life Ngolilonda Izwi Lakho
Ccac – Igeja Lehlikile Elakho Igama

Community Outreach By Church
Eagles Worship Centre
Jom Bible Church
Blue Heaven International

Best Church Choir
The Spirit Healers Ngena Ulindelwe
Abahlabeleli Uzowapholisa Amanxeba
Blessed Jerusalema Ngijulise

Best Gospel Dvd
Sicelo Moya Solid Rock
Swazi Dlamini Alabaster
Neyi Zimu Another Level Of Worship
Tshwane Gospel Choir The Next Revival

Best Community Outreach By Artist / Group
Gugulethu Nkutha Guglethu And Jesus Planted Vines Ministry
Minister Harry
Samuel Maphoto
True Faith

Best Gospel Rock
Dcc Worship Forward
Palesa Ngwenya Awesome God
Buhle Thela Halleluia
Natalie Rungan Grace Is Shouting Out

Best Gospel Jazz Song
Sicelo Moya Ewe Jesu
Nzala Mokoena Konke Ksebenzela Ukulunga
Bheka Mthethwa All By Grace

Best Gospel Maskandi
Amageza Amahle Ngithandaze
Indlalifa Kushintsh’ Isimo
Mduduzi Nyawose Ungunguye
Mude Mude Wakhulula Umoya Wami

Best Gospel R&B Song
Believe Keegan East
Good Good Daddy K Jd Crosson
Ohalalehile Buhle Thela
Infinite Still God

Best Gospel Rap Song
Solomon Spencer Cross And The Blood
Incense The Process
Shane Li Boy Kumbaye
Thando And Mthunzi Andilali

Best Itende
Sanele Ngcobo Sethemb’igazi
Uhle Ma Ndonsi Ingumlilo Lento
Thobekile Ngiphuma E Geshuri
Precious Gm Giya
Hloniphile Buthelezi Sbongumusa/Alisoze

Best Gospel Producer Album
Ayanda Ntanzi Nasempini
Sam Ngonyama Intimate Worship Season 3
Neyi Zimu Another Level Of Worship
Nqubeko Mbatha For Tshwane Gospel Choir The Next Revival

Best Tap And Clap
Sifofane Gospel Choir Tlohelang Ho Bolaya Bomme Le Bana
Thohoyandou God Is Love Choir Mbilu Nyanga
The Book Of Lekgowa Tsietsi
Dipaki Tsa Morena Ma-Africa

Best Praise Song
Tshwane Gospel Choir Praise Him Alone
Mlungisi Buthelezi Ngcwele Ngcwele
Lungi Ndala This God That We Serve
Ayanda Ntanzi Nasempini

Best Traditional Gospel
Teboho Moloi It Is Well
Babo Ngcobo Thixo Mkhululi
The Living Rock Bombo Ra Va Kreste
Bulelani Koyo Zonke Izono / Lizalis’idinga Lakho

Best Gospel Contemporary Song
Tshwane Gospel Choir Sweeter
Neyi Zimu Victorious
Gugulethu Nkutha Risen King
Phindi P Phewa Raising Jesus Flag

Best Gospel Group
Anointed Worship Live At Breytenbad Season 2
The Living Rock Bombo Ra Va Kreste
Tshwane Gospel Group The Next Revival
Abathandwa Amagatsha

Best Song Writer
Babo Ngcobo Thixo Mkhululi
Sbu Banda Kuyokusiza Ngani
Mxolisi Mbethe Sikufanele
Thula Ga Ndlela Dabula Amazulu Wehle

Best Gospel Accappela
Nuz Voices Of Joy Nginike Amehlo
Ithimba Le Afrika Sesiphunyukile
Reality 7 Yehlela Kulelizwe
Abathandwa Ehhe Moya Wami

Best Gospel Worship Song
Zonke Makhoba Before Your Throne
Sicelo Moyo My Everything
Phuluso Thenga You Are In This Place
Lebohang Kgapola We Bless Your Name/We Serve A Great God

Best Female Gospel Artist
Mabongi Mabaso Tintswalo
Pretty Mhlongo Gam’elihle
Verona Victorious
Thabelo Metshiunda U Kha Divha U Muzimu Medley
Swazi Dlamini You Are Great

Best Male Gospel Artist
Tebogo Moloi Omha Tsohle
Sipho Ngwenya Intimate Season 3
Lungi Ndala Kea Leboha Jesu
Khaya Mthethwa Umkhulu Umsebenzi

Best Newcomer
Phummy Shalvah Strong Redeemer
Lebohang Kgapola Freedom Song
Phuluso Thenga Glory/Uyavhusa
Gugulethu Nkutha After Creation

Best Gospel Album
Dcc Worship Forward
Tshwane Gospel Choir The Next Revival
Khaya Mthethwa Mukhulu Umsebenzi
Sicelo Moyo Solid Rock

Best Gospel Collaboration
Dumi & Thinah Ebekewalunga Uthixo
Sipho Ngwenya & Neyi Zimu Re Dumela
Putuma Tiso Ft Benjamin Dube Bayede
Tshwane Gospel Choir Omnicient God

Best Gospel Song
Hlengiwe Mhlaba Sthandwa Sami
Lungi Ndala Kea Leboha Jeso
Dumi Mkokstad Ulwandle
Khaya Mthethwa
Mkhulu Umsebenzi
Abathandwa Ehhe Moya Wami

Best Gospel Artist
Teboho Moloi Ompha Tsohle
Sipho Ngwenya Intimate Worship Season3
Hlengiwe Mhlaba Sthandwa Sami
Babo Ngcobo Thixo Mkhululi