GLITZ AND GLAMOUR!!! All You Need To Know About AFRIMA 2016 (SEE)

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Bonang Matheba at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Bonang Matheba at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN

It was a night of music, fashion and fun as the 2016 edition of All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) took place last night at Eko Hotel & Suites.

Derenle Edun at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Denrele Edun at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN

The much anticipated event which was held in collaboration with the Lagos Sate government, ” was designed to promote the distinct rich African music worldwide, engaging millions of fans by propelling African music to glorious pinnacles beyond the borders of Africa.”

Seyi Shay at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Seyi Shay at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN

The studded show was attended by personalities such as Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, South African media girl, Bonang Matheba,  Diamond Platnumz, Seyi Shay, Eniola Badmus, Dayo Amusa, Gbenro Ajibade, Osas Ajibade, Emma Nyra and Phyno among others.

It was hosted by the crazy one himself,Denrele Edun.

Bonang Matheba at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Eniola Badmus at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN 
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See the full list of winners below.

Album of the Year – Ahmed Soultan

Best Collaboration – Eddy Kenzo featuring Niniola

Artist of the Year – Wizkid

Song of the Year – Utanipenda by Diamond Platnumz

Revelation of the Year – FalzthebahdGuy

Video of the Year – Dogo Yaro by VVIP

Best African Group – VVIP

Diamond Platnumz at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Diamond Platnumz at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN

Best African Jazz – Jimmy Dludlu

Best Artist/Duo/Group in African Rock – Mvula

Best Artist/Duo/Group in Ragga & Dancehall – Patoranking

Best Artist/Duo/Group in Traditional Music – Zeynab

Best Artist/Duo/Group in African Electro – SuCh

Best Artist/Duo/Group in African RnD – Henok and Mehari Brothers

Best Artist/Duo/Group in African HipHop – Stanley Enow

Best Artist/Duo/Group in African Contemporary – Flavour

Gbenro Ajibadeand Osas Ajibade at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Gbenro Ajibadeand Osas Ajibade at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN

Best Male Artist Central Africa – Wax Dey

Best Male Artist Western Africa – Flavour

Best Male Artist Northern Africa – DJ Van

Best Male Artist South Africa – Black Coffee

Best Male Artist Eastern Africa – Diamond Platnumz

Best Female Artist Inspirational – Ichaka Vons

Best Female Artist Western Africa – Aramide

Best Female Artist Northern Africa – Zina Doudia

Best Female Artist South Africa – Sally Boss Madam

Best Female Artist Eastern Africa – Cindy Sanyu

Fan Favourite – Phyno

Songwriter of the Year – Unique

Ema Nyra at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN
Ema Nyra at AFRIMA 2016. Photo Credit: BN

SEE ALSO: WIZKID, LINDA IKEJI, FLAVOUR, PATORANKING AND MORE NOMINATED FOR MTV AFRICA MUSIC AWARDS 2016 (LOOK)


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