AFRIMA AWARDS 2017
The All Africa Music Awards AFRIMA, is an event that rewards various African artistes throughout the continent, for their contributions to the world of music and entertainment every year. This year, it held in Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos state.
The nominees list of 33 categories comprises of the Regional Category which covers the five African regions and the genre-based Continental Category. After rounds of voting, this is the list of some the best acts of the year.
Best Male Artiste (West Africa Category) -Wizkid, Come closer
Best Female Artist (West Africa Category) – Tiwa Savage
Best Songwriter – Simi
Best Producer of the year –
@DjCoublon for YOLO YOLO by Seyi Shay
Best Video – Orezi , Cooking pot directed by Adasa Cookey
Best artist or group in African reggae and dance hall – Tuface for HOLY HOLY
Best Artist African Pop – Toofan
Others on the list are:
Best artist or group in African HIPHOP – Y_cee for Juice.
Best artist in African Rock – GiladMillo from Kenya.
Best artist or group in African Contemporary– DJ_TUNEZ ft Wandecoal, ISKABA
Best artist or group in African RnB and soul – OfficialAliKiba ft. MI_abaga – AJE
Big ups to all the artistes that emerged winners!