The African Muzik Magazine Awards popularly known as AFRIMMA is returning for its 4th edition on the 8th of October at the prestigious House of Blues venue in Dallas, Texas and artists who have had a great year are expected to attend the event to get honored for their remarkable efforts.
Flavour, Wizkid, Davido, Tekno and Mr Eazi are vying for Artists of The Year along with Tanzanian singer, Diamond Platnumz, Fally Ipupa from Congo, South Africa’s Cassper Nyovest and Angolan musician, C4 Pedro.
You can vote for your favorite artists here and perhaps even widen your knowledge of African music because it caters to all African music genres including but not limited to: Afrobeats, Assiko, Bongo, Decale, Funana, Genge, Highlife, Hiplife, Kwaito, Lingala and Soukous.
Best Male West Africa Wizkid – Nigeria Falz – Nigeria Serge Beynaud – Ivory Coast Mr Eazi – Nigeria Toofan – Togo Moh Dediouf – Senegal Davido – Nigeria Stonebwoy – Ghana Tekno – Nigeria Kedejevara DJ – Ivory Coast
Best Female West Africa Tiwa Savage – Nigeria Yemi Alade – Nigeria Efya – Ghana Adiouza – Senegal Becca – Ghana Josey – Ivory Coast Mz Vee – Ghana Simi – Nigeria Almok – Togo
Best Male East Africa Eddy Kenzo – Uganda Diamond Platnumz – Tanzania Jacky Gosee – Ethiopia Ali Kiba – Tanzania Navio – Uganda Bebe Cool – Uganda Sauti Sol – Kenya Dynamq – South Sudan Nyashinski – Kenya Darasa – Tanzania
Best Female East Africa Victoria Kimani – Kenya Vanessa Mdee – Tanzania Ester Aweke – Ethiopia Avril – Kenya Lady Jaydee – Tanzania Knowles Butera – Rwanda Irene Ntale – Uganda Akothee – Kenya Dayna Nyange – Tanzania
Best Male Central Africa Fally Ipupa – Congo Hiro – Congo Ferre Golla – DRC C4 Pedro – Angola Stanley Enow – Cameroon Anselmo Ralph – Angola Maitre Gims – Congo Werrason – DRC Mr Leo – Cameroon
Best Female Central Africa Laurette La Perle – Congo Betty Akna – Equitorial Guinea Syssi Mananga – Congo Ary – Angola Rennis – Cameroon Arielle T – Gabon Mani Bella – Cameroon Nsoki – Angola Daphne – Cameroon
Best Male Southern Africa Donald – South Africa Black Coffee – South Africa The Dogg – Namibia Jah Prayza – Zimbabwe Nasty C – South Africa Emtee – South Africa Roberto – Zambia Casper Nyomvest – South Africa Aka – South Africa
Best Female Southern Africa Babes Wodumo – South Africa Miss Lira – South Africa Ice Queen Cleo – Zambia Lizha James – Mozambique Pah Chihera – Zimbabwe Sally Boss Madam – Namibia Zahara – South Africa Chikune – Namibia Bucie – South Africa
Best Male North Africa Amr Diab – Egypt Tamer Hosny – Egypt Chawki – Morocco Ahmed Soultan – Morocco Douzi – Morocco Ayman Alatar – Morocco Khaled – Algeria Saber Rebai – Tunisia
Best Female North Africa Samira Said – Morrocco Ibtissam Tiskat – Morocco Angham – Egypt Sandy – Egypt Amal Maher – Egypt Latifa – Tunisia Amani Swissi – Tunisia Sarah Ayoub – Morocco
Best African Group Sauti Sol – Kenya Radio & Weasel – Uganda Toofan – Togo Bracket – Nigeria Mi Casa – South Africa R2bee’s – Ghana Best Life Music – Burundi Yamoto Band – Tanzania Forca Suprema – Angola
Crossing Boundaries With Music Award C4 Pedro – Angola Wizkid – Nigeria Young Paris – Congo French Montana – Morocco MHD – Guinea Conakry Ayo Jay – Nigeria King Kanja – Kenya Wale – Nigeria Jidenna – Nigeria Maleek Berry – Nigeria
Best Gospel Frank Edwards – Nigeria Uche Agu – Nigeria Willy Paul – Kenya SP Koffi Sarpong – Ghana Icha Kavons – Congo Ntokozo Mbambo – South Africa Nathaniel Bassey – Nigeria Sonnie Badu – Ghana
Best Newcomer Dremo – Nigeria Medikal – Ghana Ray Vanny – Tanzania Preto Show – Angola Maleek Berry – Nigeria Mr Leo – Cameroon Nathi – South Africa Julz – Ghana Niniola – Nigeria Zani Challe – Malawi
Artist of The Year Flavour – Nigeria Diamond Platnumz – Tanzania Fally Ipupa – Congo Wizkid – Nigeria Cassper Nyovest – South Africa Davido – Nigeria Eddy Kenzo – Uganda Tekno – Nigeria Mr Eazi – Nigeria C4 Pedro – Angola Dancehall Act of the Year Timaya – Nigeria Stonebwoy – Ghana Jah Prayza – Zimbabwe Burna Boy – Nigeria Samini – Ghana Patoranking – Nigeria Shatta Wale – Ghana Buffalo Souljah – Zimbabwe
Best Video Director Daps – Nigeria Justin Campos – South Africa Sesan – Nigeria Clarence Peters – Nigeria Patrick Elis – Nigeria Shammack – Cameroon Enos Olik – Kenya Savy Filmz – Uganda Avalon Okpe – Nigeria Godfather – South Africa
Best Dj Africa Dj Spinall – Nigeria Dj Joe MFalme – Kenya Dj Black Coffee – South Africa Dj Exclusive – Nigeria Dj Kalonje – Kenya Dj D-Ommy – Tanzania Dj Paulo Paulo Alves – Angola Dj Crème Delacreme – Kenya DJ Nyce – Ghana
Best African Dj USA Dj Tunez – Nigeria Dj Wagura – Ethiopia Dj FreshyK – Nigeria Dj Deemoney – Nigeria Dj Silent Killa – Carribeans Dj Akua – Ghana Dj Fully Focus – Kenya Dj Rell – Sierra Leone Dj Poison Ivy – Kenya Dj Mike Kiss- Carribeans
AFRIMMA Video of The Year Toofan – Terre (Togo) Davido – If (Nigeria) Wizkid – Come Closer (Nigeria) Runtown – Mad Over You (Nigeria) Casper Nyovest – Tito Mboweni (South AFrica) Emtee ft Nasty C – Winning (South Africa) Diamond Platnumz ft Ray Vanny – Salome (Tanzania) Victoria Kimani ft Donald – Fade Away(Kenya/South Africa) Fally Ipupa – Eloko Iyo (Congo) C4 Pedro ft Sautisol – Love again (Angola/Kenya) Wande Coal ft Dj Tunez – Iskaaba (Nigeria