Uganda’s longest running awards show returns this December 13th, 2020. The Buzz Teenz Awards have been the youth voice for the last 13 years and continues its consistent streak amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.

Today on a live stream, this year’s host Baby Gloria announced the details of this year’s event. The choice of host embodies the young spirit of the awards continuing to introduce future stars and giving them a platform to shine the brightest. It’s been this platform over the years that introduced many of the now very celebrated stars to us and this launch continued that custom.

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During today’s launch, she promised a very exciting and new format awards event produced for the new format viewership.

Mtn through their youth lifestyle platform MTN Pulse has partnered with Buzz for the second year running. “We are happy to bring the Pulse lifestyle to Buzz Teenz Awards and we have lined up a lot of stuff to be won,’’ Hellen Kirungi, Mtn Youth Segment Manager elaborated during the launch.

Two new categories have been added to this year’s event. Teenz Fashion star. This is to celebrate that person who’s sense of fashion inspires the teens. They could be a fellow teenager, music star, politician or even just an Instagram fashionista.

Teenz Underground Rapper

This is for that rapper with dope bars. You don’t have to be a Fefe Busi or Fik Fameica. You don’t have to have released a song. This is for the underground up and coming rapper. It’s your chance to breakout.

Simply record yourself with your phone and share your video with us. More info on the Buzz Teenz Awards  social media handles/ pages.

The winner will get mentored and a free song recorded with Artin Pro.

Both winners of these 2 new categories will win 10GB data per month for 6 months courtesy of MTN Pulse.

The Nomination process started today Friday 23rd on Log on and nominate yours stars in one of the 23 awards categories. The Top 4 most nominated in every category will be revealed on 11th Nov and Voting will start. 😎 

Below are the Buzz Teenz Awards 2020 categories: 

Teenz Artist of the Year

Teenz Male Artist

Teenz Female Artist

Teenz Hottest Song Writer

Teenz Under Ground Rapper

Teenz Breakout Artist

Teenz Dancehall Artist/group

Teenz Hottest Song of the Year

Teenz Flyest Video

Teenz Hottest Collabo

Teenz Hottest Hip Hop Song

Teenz Dancehall Song

Teenz Gospel Song

Teenz Hottest Radio Station

Teenz Hottest Radio Program

Teenz TV Station

Teenz Hottest TV Personality

Teenz TV Show

Teenz Fashionista star

Teenz Hottest DJ

Teenz Hottest Audio Producer

Teenz Social Media Star

Teenz Funniest Comedian

Here’s highlights from the 2019 Edition: