Unquestionably this year 2016 was good for Serge Beynaud. In May 2016 he was nominated for BET Awards in the category Best African Act with seven (7) other African artists who are Wizkid and Yemi Alade from Nigeria, AKA, Cassper Nyovest and Black Coffee from South Africa, Tanzanian artiste Diamond Platnumz and MzVee from Ghana. We must remember that the BET Awards organized by the Black Entertainment Television reward through its twenty artists categories, athletes, influencers and philantrophes African-Americans that have impacted the past year.
Although he was absent from the ceremony because already in full European tour, this appointment will open the doors of the famous music show Coke Studio Africa. Already famous in the English-speaking African countries, Coke Studio Africa is a discovery for other African countries who officially speak in French. Serge Beynaud, Toofan, Fally Ipupa, X-Maleya and revelation Sosey are among the first french artists to participate in this program.
As this year began under auspice of beautiful, it ends in beauty at the MTV Africa Music Awards 2016 October 22, 2016 in Johannesburg, where Serge Beynaud is sacred Best Francophone while competing with Franko (Cameroon) J-Rio (Gabon), Magasco (Cameroon) and Toofan (Togo).