Russian Bear Nominated at The South African Hip-Hop Awards

It’s not only hip-hop artists that get recognition at the South African Hip Hop Awards. Brands that have played a role in shaping the culture thus far have also received a nod from the institution. This year, Russian Bear has been nominated at the 11th Annual  South African Hip Hop Awards.

Following their recent Silver award win at the highly competitive Spirits Business Global Vodka Masters 2022; Russian Bear’s ground-breaking influence in South African music has been recognised and nominated at the South African Hip Hop Awards 2022 in the Best International Brand category.

For over 40 years Russian Bear has been trusted nationwide for its smooth, triple distilled liquid. This nomination at the South African Hip Hop Awards recognises Russian Bears epic campaigns from 2021 & 2022 – including the recently launched Limited Edition Flavours with Blaq Diamond for Blaq Vanilla and Blaq Ginger.

Continuously raising the bar, Russian Bear remains a multi-accomplished spirit, proudly made right here in Mzansi. True to form, Russian Bear has elevated the game together with the biggest hip hop artists such as Riky Rick, Gunna (USA), Nadia Nakai, Kwesta, Kid X, Costa Tich, Champagne 69, DreamTeam, Blaq Diamond and their dedicated fans; bringing to life monumental moments with fans on stage and with Next Level limited edition bottles, designs, music and merchandise – ensuring collaboration and inclusivity, two key pillars of the brand.

“We are so proud and honoured to be nominated at the South African Hip Hop Awards. As a Made Pure. Made in SA brand,  we’re thrilled to be able to combine our award winning vodka with some of your favourite artists as we continue to collaborate in curating cool.” said Lungi Koni (Russian Bear  Brand Manager).

She went on to add, “Congratulations to our extraordinary campaigns for their nomination at The South African Hip Hop Awards 2022, in true #TheNextLevel style. Be sure to purchase our 2 limited edition flavours to enjoy our current innovative collaboration with Blaq Diamond – which gives fans the opportunity to win an explosive trip to Afro Nation Portugal and experiences worth R1million.”


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