The 23rd edition of the South African Music Awards is going on tonight at the Sun City Superbowl. The first photos and arrivals at the event for you. In attendance at the event are Bonang Matheba, Pearl Thusi, Kelly Khumalo with Moozlie, Thando Thabethe, Masechaba Ndlovu and more.

This annual event honours the country's finest music talents over two days in a number of categories and they battle for the south African music industry's highest honour, a statuette at the South African Music Awards. The tagline for this year's edition is "I Live Music."

Check out photos from the event below

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