Sho Madjozi is still relishing in her recent Best New International Act win.
The young star was in the US over the last two weeks for the BET Awards. Madjozi, whose real name is Maya Wegerif, represented the country in her proud traditional attire at the awards.
On Monday morning she was flanked by Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa and Limpopo MEC Thandi Moraka to celebrate her win at a press conference.
Mthethwa said they were proud to welcome back the first black woman to win the BET award.
"We are incredibly proud of Sho Madjozi as with last year's winner Sjava because in their authenticity and artistic expression centered in their indigenous languages, pride in culture and heritage- are succeeding in attaining glory on global stages and placing SA on the map."