AFRIMMA Sets To Hold On November from 10th -12th, Organisers Release Regional Nominations List

AFRIMMA Sets To Hold On November from 10th -12th, Organisers Release Regional Nominations List

The 4th All Africa Music Awards ”AFRIMA” is set to take place in Lagos come November 10th-12th in Lagos Nigeria as her 13-man Jury and the African Union Commission unveil 2017 Nominees list a few days ago at the Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja in Lagos, Nigeria.

Public voting  commences from August 21, 2017 on . Nominations were picked from over 4,816 entries submitted at the close of the two month entry submission window having met the criteria for nomination which include; production quality, talent, creativity, melody, originality, authenticity, composition and arrangement.

The African Union Commission partnership with AFRIMMA is geared towards investing in the youth by involving them  in the African Union’s 2063 Agenda, which intends to make the youth evolve a desire and expertise in the needed developmental facets of  Africa in all areas She also reiterated the AU and AFRIMA’s objectives of unity among African artistes and the need for continental integration while celebrating its rich music and heritage.

Nominations list of The Best Female Artistes and Best Male Artistes of the five regions have been released while the nominees in the continental categories  shall be announced in due course









Best Female Artiste In Central Africa


Artiste                                                                  Track                                                                                Country

Bussine                                                                 All Africa Party                                                                   Gabon

Daphne                                                                 Calee                                                                                     Cameroon

Ewube                                                                   Fall 4 you                                                                            Cameroon

Merveille                                                              Toi                                                                                        Cameroon

Mimie                                                                   Dance for you                                                                      Cameroon

Montess                                                               Love witt a Gun Man                                                          Cameroon

Nsoki                                                                   Africa Unite ft DjMaphorisa & Paulo Alves                      Angola

Reniss                                                                  Mamamuh                                                                           Cameroon


Best Male Artiste in Central Africa

Artiste                                                                  Track                                                                           Country

Anselmo Ralph                                                     Casas Comigo                                                                  Angola

Big Nelo                                                                 O Legado Da Lenda                                                        Angola

Fally Ipupa                                                           Eleko Oyo                                                                          DRC

Hiro                                                                       Ton Pied, Mon Pied ftChidinma                                     DRC

Jovie                                                                      Ou Meme                                                                          Cameroon

Ke Black                                                               Bazardee                                                                            DRC

Locko                                                                    Supporter ft Mr Leo                                                       Cameroon

MaitreGims                                                          Tout Donner                                                                     DRC


Best Female Artiste Eastern Africa

Artiste                                                                Track                                                                           Country

Chess Nthussi                                                      Give it to you                                                                 Kenya

Juliana Kanyomozi                                              I am Still Here                                                               Uganda

Lady Jaydee                                                        Sawa Na Wao                                                                 Tanzania

Nandy                                                                   One Day                                                                          Tanzania

Venessa Mdee                                                     Cash Madame                                                                 Tanzania

Victoria Kimani                                                   Giving You ft Sarkodie                                                    Kenya

Wayna Wonderson                                             You are not alone                                                            Ethiopia


Best Male Artist  Eastern Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                  Country

Alikiba                                                    Aje ft M.I                                                                              Tanzania

Diamond Platinumz                             Eneka                                                                                     Ethiopia

Henok&Mehari Brothers                    FirkirYishala                                                                         Ethopia

KibromBirhane                                    Eskista ft NassmbuBarasa                                                   Ethiopia

MuaBirhane                                         Excuse my Language                                                            Kenya

Octopizzo                                              TBT                                                                                         Kenya

Sinishaw Legesse                                Selam Ethopia                                                                        Ethiopia

Qritiqual                                                Malika                                                                                    Kenya


Best Female Artist in Southern Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                   Country

Amanda Black                                        Amazulu                                                                               South Africa

Babes Wodumo                                      Family ft Mampintsha & Casper Nyovest                       South Africa

Busiswa                                                   Ingqond                                                                                 South Africa

Lebo Sekgoela                                        Lion of Judah                                                                        South Africa

Ru                                                            Down                                                                                      Zimbabwe

Sally Boss Madam                                 Bimbim ftBusiswa                                                                Namibia

Thandiswa                                               Nontsokolo                                                                           South Africa


Best Male Artiste in Southern Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                        Country

AKA                                                       The world is yours                                                                     South Africa

Emtee                                                     We Up                                                                                         South Africa

Hugh Masekela                                     Shango                                                                                        South Africa

JahPrayzah                                           Watora Mari ft Diamond Platnumz                                         Zimbabawe

Nasty C                                                  DownftSeyi Shay & MA-E                                                        South Africa

NduduzoMakhathini                            Igagu                                                                                            South Africa

Tay Grin                                                Tola ft Vanessa Mdee                                                                Malawi


Best Female Artiste in Northern Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                        Country


Asmaa Lmnawar                                 3ndou Zine                                                                                   Morocco

Cheba Maria                                         Kheltini                                                                                          Algeria

Ibitssam Tiskat                                     MenakWlaMeni                                                                           Morocco

Sherine                                                   Koul Maghani                                                                               Egypt

Zaho                                                        Tant De Choses                                                                          Algeria

ZinaDaoudia                                           Sayidati                                                                                       Morocco


Best Male Artiste in Northern Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                                Country

Balti                                                         Wela la                                                                                               Tunisia

Fnaire                                                      Ngol Mali                                                                                           Morroco

French Montana                                    Unforgettable                                                                                   Morocco

Lacrim                                                     CollonelCarillo                                                                                  Algeria

L’algerino                                                LessMonetess                                                                                  Algeria

Shayfeen                                                 WachKayn Wader                                                                           Morocco

Tasmer Hosny                                        YaMaley 3eny                                                                                Egypt

Saad Lmajarred                                      Ghaltana                                                                                          Morocco


Best Female Artiste in Western Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                            Country

Aramide                                               Why So serious                                                                                Nigeria

Becca                                                    Na wash ft Patoranking                                                                  Ghana

Oumou Sangare                                  YereFaga ft Tony Allen                                                                  Mali

Sey Shay                                              YoloYolo                                                                                           Nigeria

Tiwa Savage                                        All Over                                                                                             Nigeria

Viviane Chidid                                     Lon Kelen ftBanlieuzart                                                                  Senegal

Yemi Alade                                           Tumbum                                                                                         Nigeria

Zeynab                                                 Noctambule ft Shadow Chris                                                         Benin


Best Male Artiste in Western Africa

Artiste                                                  Track                                                                                          Country

Davido                                                    Fall                                                                                                  Nigeria

Dj Arafat                                                Agbangnan                                                                                     CoteD’voire

MHD                                                       La Puissance                                                                                  Guinea

Me Eazi                                                   Leg Over                                                                                        Nigeria

Runtown                                                 Mad Over You                                                                               Nigeria

Sarkodie                                                  Pain Killer                                                                                      Ghana

Tekno                                                      Rara                                                                                                Nigeria

Wizkid                                                     Come Closer ft Drake                                                                   Nigeria

Ycee                                                         Juice ft Maleek Berry                                                                  Nigeria













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