Blantyre-based artist Bob Dizzo and Cuty B from Nkhotakota District are the champions of the 2021 Makosana Mic Battle.
Presentation of cash prizes to the winners in the competition, oiled by renowned musician Gwamba, were done recently.
The Makosana Mic Battle started in November last year, attracting 32 participants out of which eight were ladies.
The finalists for the male category were Bob Dizzo, who amassed 2510 votes, with Unstoppable collecting 430.
The finalists in the female category were Blantyre-based Menusha, who accumulated 1,210 votes whereas Cutey B got 977 votes.
The winners pocketed K150,000 each.
Makosana’s Chief Executive Officer George Cardin Giant said the battle was all about promoting raw talent.
“We are excited with the way the competition transpired and we are looking forward to doing more. The youth need to be kept busy and at the same time be given a platform to show their talent,” Cardin Giant said.
Makosana is an entertainment outfit that focuses on music by organising competitions through programmes such as Makosana Mic Battle and Makosana Freestyle.