Best of black
Although he has lived in the UK for the best part of a decade, Hunter has been shortlisted in the best international category, against Rock. Others vying for that award are Americans Will E Robo and Rodney Perry plus Jamaican Oliver Samuels.
Eddie Kadi, Kojo, Babatunde, Quincy and Tunde Ednut are in the running for best male act, while Annette Fagon, Ava Vidal, Gina Yashere, Glenda Jaxson and Felicity Ethnic have been nominated for best female.
The awards, now in their eighth year, will be announced in London on November 16.
Published: 5 Nov 2008