The MTN SWAMA is an annual celebration of the best in Eswatini music, placing a spotlight on phenomenal bands and artists across a colorful genre spectrum. Last year’s ceremony at the Royal Swazi Convention Center marked the 3rd anniversary of the awards. As they head into their 4th year, the SWAMA will be moving online for the first time.

With 22 SWAMAs up for grabs in this year’s event, here’s a run-down of the process that will decide the shortlist of SWAMA nominees 2020!