It’s been 4 years since the Feather Awards arrived on the scene, resplendent in pink feathers, glitter and sequins. The Joburg entertainment scene has never been the same….
Undeniably South Africa’s cheekiest and most audacious awards ceremony, the Feather Awards is a celebration of public figures – in the entertainment, sports and business fields – that the gay community finds inspiring, amusing, or just plain scandalous.
In an exciting development this year, for the first time, the event will be screened on SABC1 – taking the event to the entire nation!
And the Nominees are :
Drama Queen – These are personalities we read about every Sunday over breakfast, their lives revolve around a lot of dramatic behavior and situations.
•Bishop Keith Harrington
•Sello Maake ka Ncube
Best Styled Female – These are the ladies who consistently kept up their style throughout the year.
Best Styled Male – The men that have remained stylish throughout the year.
Musician of the Year – musicians we love to listen to on, and off stage.
Fag Hag – Need we say more?? They never leave their home without their favorite accessories – a gay friend. •Samkelo Ndlovu
Cutest Couple – These are couples people adore and look up to.
•Momo & Tall Ass Mo
•Khanyi Mbau & Tebogo Lerole
•Sphectacula & Naves
•DJ Fresh & Euphonik
Diva Extraordinaire – These women always carry themselves well, and have a strong & dignified presence.
Socialite of the Year – Seen at every event! Whether it’s the opening of an envelope or an erection of a stop sign….
•Linda Moeketsi & Shekeshe “Shakes” Mokgosi
Sports Personality of the Year – People who have inspired in the world of sports
•Chad le Clos
•Cameron van der Burgh
Hot Chick of the Year – these are women who ooze a lot of sex appeal.
Hunk of the Year – These men just ooze that X-factor! You look at them and you just want a strong hug.
•Warrick “Warras” Scott
Role Model of the Year – They never put their foot wrong in the public eye, and can be relied on to contribute positively to society.
•Chad le Clos
Congratulations to these nominees. Who are you voting for?