Alkaline, Vybz Kartel Lead YVAs 2017 Nominations

Alkaline and Vybz Kartel lead Youth View Awards 2017 nominations while Popcaan ties with Spice.

Dancehall artists and are leading the 2017 Youth View Awards nominations table.

Vybz Kartel, who has been incarcerated since 2011, received 7 nominations, while Alkaline nabbed the most nominations with 10.

Kartel’s 7 nominations are across 6 categories, having received 2 nominations for Favourite Music Collaboration for his work on “Loodi” with and “Google” with Demarco.

Alakline, who is currently in music news for his lyrical feud with , had his nominations spread across 9 categories, also receiving 2 nominations for Favourite Music Collaboration. His song with was one of them while “That Love” with Shaggy was the other.

Alkaline, Vybz Kartel Lead YVA 2017 Nominations

Vybz Kartel and Alkaline are nominated for arguably the 2 most coveted awards, Favourite Local Chart Topping Song of the Year and Favourite Dancehall artist, as are Popcaan and .

Popcaan and Spice both received 6 nominations while Konshens nabbed 5.

Dancer turned artist Ding Dong got 4 nominations as did new artiste Shenseea.

Mavado and Ishawna both picked 3.

The YVA’s, now celebrationg its 10 year anniversary, will be held on February 18 at the National Indoor Sports Centre in Kingston, Jamaica.

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