The ninth edition of the annual Channel O Music Video Awards took place in Kliptown, Soweto on Saturday, November 17, 2012.

Hosted by South Africa's Bonang Matheba and Ice Prince from Nigeria, Nigerian entertainers clinched a total of 7 awards. One of the biggest winners include Davido, who notched up a win in the Most Gifted new comer of the year.


1) Most Gifted Ragga Dancehall Video: Buffalo Souljah's Styra Inonyengesa featuring Cabo Snoop

2) Most Gifted African East Video: Ay (I Don't Want to be Alone featuring Sauti Soul)

3) Most Gifted African West Video: D-Black's Falling featuring Mo'Cheddah

4) Most Gifted African South Video: Cashtime Fam- Shut It Down (Stundee)

5) Most Gifted R&B Video: Flavour (Nigeria) Oyi featuring Tiwa Savage

6) Most Gifted Kwaito Video: Ees and Mandoza (Ayoba)

7) Most Gifted Dance Video: DJ Cleo (South Africa) Facebook

8) Most Gifted Afro-Pop Video: Brymo (Nigeria) Ara

9) Most Gifted Hip Hop Video: Ice Prince (Nigeria) (Superstar)

10) Most Gifted Video of the Year: D'Banj (Oliver Twist)

11) Most Gifted New Comer of the Year 

Davido – Dami duro

12) Most Gifted Group or Featuring of the year- PSquare  ft. May D & Akon – Chop My Money

13) Most Gifted Female Video of the Year

Zahara – Loliwe

14) 2012 Special Recognition award recipient- Oskido