World Music Awards has nominated Nigerian artistes, Waje, Iyanya, Femi Kuti, Tiwa Savage, Dare Art Alade, D’banj, Praiz, and Tuface in the 2014 edition of the awards.

Kukere master, Iyanya, leading with six nominations and soul songstress, Waje, with four nominations.

Tuface, Davido, Dr. Sid, Iyanya, and Kcee are to battle with Jay-Z, Kanye West, FUSE, John Legend, Lionel Richie, James Blunt, J. Cole amongst others for the category of World’s Best Male Artiste.

International acts Jay-Z, Kanye West, Chris Brown and Kenyan dancehall artist Wyre were amongst the hit maker category.

The event is slated to hold on May 27 at Monte-Carlo Sporting Club, France.

Africa’s World Best Song -
Iyanya – Away
Efya – Best in Me
Timaya – Shake Yur Bum ft. Michael Montana
Wizkid – Eledumare
Tiwa Savage – Eminado ft. Don Jazzy
Black Theama – Fe Balad El Ay Haga
Banky W – Jasi
Iyanya – Le Kwa Ukwu
DJ Assad – Li Tournier
Kinki Kids – Mada Namida Ni Naranai Kanashimi
Samira Said – Mazal
Moneoa Moshesh – More Than You
Anselmo Ralph – Nao Me Tocas
Kenza Farah & Lucenzo – Obsesion (Tropical Family)
D’Banj – Oliver Twist
P Square – Personally
Nhass – Qali Qlibi Marra ft. Mehdi K-libre
Seyi Shay – Ragga Ragga
Tamer Hosny – Si Al Sayed ft. Snoop Dogg
Mode9 – Super Human ft. Canibus
Dr. Sid – Surulere (Remix) ft. Don Jazzy, Wizkid & Phyno
Imany – You Will Never Know

Africa’s World Best Album -
Mamadou Kelly – Adibar
Amr Diab
Ana Kter – Sherine
Tamer Hosny – Bahebak Enta
Rokia Traore – Beautiful Africa
Anselmo Ralph – Best Of Anselmo Ralph
Khaled – C’est La Vie
Jannat – Hob Jamid
Wael Jassar – Meshit Kalass
Femi Kuti – No Place For My Dream
Debademba – Souleymane
Imany – The Shape Of a Broken Heart
Africando – Viva Africando
Waje – W.A.J.E

Africa’s World Best Video -
Efya – Best in Me
Amr Diab – El Lelila
Tiwa Savage – Eminado ft. Don Jazzy
Black Theama – Fe Balad El Ay Haga
Banky W – Jasi
Iyanya – Le Kwa Ukwu
DJ Assad – Li Tournier
Moneoa Moshesh – More Than You
Kenza Farah & Lucenzo – Obsesion (Tropical Family)
D’Banj – Oliver Twist
P Square – Personally
Seyi Shay – Ragga Ragga
Imany – You Will Never Know

Africa’s World Best Female Artiste -
Angham
Efya
Imany
jannat
Latifah
Lira
Moneoa Moshesh
Rokia Traore
Samira Said
Seyi Shay
Sherine
Tiwa Savage
Waje
Zaho

Africa’s World Best Male Artiste -
2face Idibia
Abd Elfattah Grini
Ahmed Soultan
Akon
Amr Diab
Anselmo Ralph
Banky W
Cheb Mami
Danny K
Darey
Davido
D’Banj
Dr. Sid
Fally Ipupa
Femi Kuti
Fuse ODG
Ice Prince
Iyanya
Jose Chameleone
KCee
Khaled
Loyiso Bala
Mamadou Kelly
Mode9
Mohamed Hamaki
Olamide
Praiz
Saber Rebai
Tamer Hosny
Timaya
Wizkid
Wyre

Africa’s World Best Group -
Africando
Black Theama
Debademba
Mafikizolo
Mi Casa
Nhass
P-Square
R2bees
Radio & Weasle
Wama
Wust El-Balad
Zone Fam

Africa’s World Best Live Act -
2face Idibia
Abd Elfattah Grini
Africando
Ahmed Soultan
Akon
Amr Diab
Angham
Anselmo Ralph
Banky W
Black Theama
Cheb Mami
Danny K
Darey
Davido
D’Banj
Debademba
Dr. Sid
Efya
Fally Ipupa
Femi Kuti
Fuse ODG
Ice Prince
Imany
Iyanya
Jannat
Jose Chameleone
Kcee
Khaled
Latifah
Lira
Loyiso Bala
Mafikizolo
Mamadou Kelly
Mi Casa
Mode9
Mohamed Hamaki
Moneona Moshesh
Nhass
Olamide
Praiz
P_Square
R2bees
Radio & Weasle
Rokia Traore
Saber Rebai
Samira Said
Seyi Shay
Sherine
Tamer Hosny
Timaya
Timomatic
Tiwa Savage
Waje
Wama
Wizkid
Wust EL-Balad
Wyre
Zaho
Zone Fam

Africa’s World Best Entertainer Of The Year
Tuface Idibia
Abd Elfattah Grini
Ahmed Soultan
Akon
Amr Diab
Angham
Anselmo Ralph
Banky W
Cheb Mami
Danny K
Darey
Davido
D’Banj
Dr. Sid
Efya
Fally Ipupa
Femi Kuti
Fuse ODG
Ice Prince
Imany
Iyanya
Jannat
Jose Chameleone
Kcee
Khaled
Latifah
Lira
Loyiso Bala
Mafikizolo
Mamadou Kelly
Mode9
Mohamed Hamaki
Moneona Moshesh
Olamide
Praiz
Rokia Traore
Saber Rebai
Samira Said
Seyi Shay
Sherine
Tamer Hosny
Timaya
Tiwa Savage
Wael Jassar
Waje
Wizkid
Wyre
Zaho