The 3rd Annual AFRIMMA [AFRICAN MUZIK MAGAZINE AWARDS ] held in Dallas on the 15th of October and African entertainers bagged a well deserved awards for the night.
(AFRIMMA) is the sole award ceremony in the Diaspora that caters to all musical genres including but not limited to: Afrobeats, Assiko, Bongo, Decale, Funana, Genge, Highlife, Hiplife, Kwaito, Lingala and Soukous.
Event was hosted by Nigerian comedian/actor- Bright Okpocha a.k.a ‘Basket Mouth’ and American supermodel/reality television star Cynthia Bailey .
Full List of Winners below:
Best Male West Africa – Olamide (Nigeria)
Best Female West Africa – Efya
Best Male North Africa – Amr Diab
Best Female North Africa – Ibtissam Tiskat
Best African DJ USA – Dj Dee Money
Best Male Central Africa – C4 Pedro
AFRIMMA Video of the year – Brother brother Bisa Kdei
Best Female Central Africa – Daphne
Music Producer of the year – Masterkraft
Best male South Africa – AKA
Best African Dancer – Winner Brenda Derry (Cameroon) award and also iliwaniwa Tanzanian Diamond Dancer of Platnumz called Mose Iyobo .
Best Female Southern Africa – Chikune
Best rap Act – Phyno (Nigeria)
Best African Group – Sauti Sol (Kenya)
Best collaboration – Reggae blues ( Harrysong, Kcee) Nigeria
Crossing boundaries with Music – Wizkid (Nigeria)
Song of the year – Tekno Duro (Nigeria)
Best Gospel Act – Willy Paul (Kenya)
Best Male East Africa – Diamond Platnumz ( Tanzania)
Artist of the year – Flavour ( Nigeria)
Best Newcomer – Harmonize (Tanzania)
Best Dancehall Act – Shatta Wale
Best Video Director – Patrick Elis
Carribean Artist of the year – Machel Montano.